C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. is the largest wholesale grocery distributor in the United States, based on revenue. Our net sales, together the with net sales of our affiliated companies, were approximately $21.7 billion in fiscal 2012, making us the tenth largest privately held company in the United States, as ranked by Forbes magazine.
Founded in 1918, C&S provides grocery wholesaling and distribution services to the retail grocery industry. From our distribution centers located in the Northeast, mid-Atlantic, Southeast, West Coast and Hawaii, we deliver food and non-food products to approximately 4,000 grocery stores across the United States. Through our subsidiaries and affiliates, C&S also provides third-party logistics solutions to large food manufacturers, operates retail grocery stores, licenses certain trademarks for use in the retail grocery business and develops technologies for use in automated warehouses.
Qualified Institutional Buyers Information
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C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.
7 Corporate Drive
Keene, New Hampshire 03431
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