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August 14, 2015

Keene, NH – C&S Charities, Inc. is proud to announce that it donated a total of $2 million to six non-profit organizations devoted to pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues through its annual “Tee Up For Kids®” charity golf outing. The outing, which was held on August 4 and 5, 2015, celebrated its 30th anniversary and hosted more than 1,000 golfers on four courses...

August 6, 2015

Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc., its family of companies, and its associates across the country surpassed $2 million in donations for communities during the 2015 United Way campaign. More than 6,000 associates made donations during the workplace campaign held in May at 44 locations in 19...

May 20, 2015

Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc.

April 24, 2015

During the month of April, associates at C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. and its family of companies will make a difference by accomplishing more than 30 volunteer projects in April for Volunteer Month. Some examples:

Alabama: Serving dinner at the Salvation Army

California: Participating in an adopt-a-park project, Volunteering at a food bank

Connecticut: Picking up roadside trash in a local neighborhood, Starting a garden at a nature center...

March 26, 2015

C&S Wholesale Grocers proudly announces the launch of a website about gardening at work and a Workplace Garden Fellowship with Antioch University New England (AUNE).

March 17, 2015

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. announces its support of FoodCorps, a nationwide team of AmeriCorps leaders who connect kids to real food and help them grow up healthy. The new partnership aligns with the company’s long-term commitment to address hunger – particularly among children – and to promote the health and enrichment of communities that are homes to its employees and facilities.

February 26, 2015

C&S Wholesale Grocers is extending its commitment to finding solutions for rural child hunger by partnering with Feeding America to launch the first ever Rural Child Hunger Capacity Building Institute.

February 11, 2015

C&S Wholesale Grocers announced support for the Student Conservation Association’s innovative program: the Veterans Fire Corps. 

January 23, 2015

Inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s vision of people of diverse backgrounds interacting on personal levels, on or around the 2015 MLK Day of Service, teams of C&S associates in nearly 20 locations will be devoting time to young children enrolled in Head Start Schools or other schools in low-income neighborhoods.  Associates will volunteer in the classrooms to read books and do coloring projects on themes of inclusiveness and diversity....

November 20, 2014

Keene, NH - C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. announced today that it has been recognized for its employee adoption benefits by the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption. C&S was ranked 39th overall and 5th within its industry on the organization’s 2014 Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces List.

November 3, 2014

Keene, NH and Houston, TX – C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. and The Grocers Supply Company, Inc. announced today that C&S has agreed to acquire the wholesale distribution and supply business of Grocers Supply. The acquisition will include Grocers Supply’s warehouse and distribution operations in the Houston, Dallas, and Rio Grande Valley areas along with its approximately 1,800 employees, but will not include any of Grocers Supply’s retail operations.

October 30, 2014

Keene, NH – In a sale order hearing yesterday, the bankruptcy court approved C&S Wholesale Grocer’s bid to purchase Associated Wholesalers, Inc. (AWI) and its subsidiaries. AWI, a regional cooperative food distributor based in Robesonia, PA, operates two distribution centers in Pennsylvania and also provides retail services to its customers and members.

October 22, 2014

Keene, NH – To make a difference on behalf of children and families, C&S Wholesale Grocers, its employees and affiliate companies, participated in Hunger Action Month during September.  The company announced grants to food banks and employee engagement initiatives to address domestic hunger.

September 26, 2014

Keene, N.H. – C&S Wholesale Grocers today announced it has appointed Alejandro Rodriguez Bas as Executive Vice President, New Business and Market Development effective September 29. As the nation’s leading grocery wholesaler, C&S is currently well-positioned to explore new opportunities, and the addition of Rodriguez further expands the company’s capabilities in this area.

“Throughout my career, I have focused on the development of new and growing markets,” Rodriguez said. “I...

September 25, 2014

Keene, N.H. – C&S Wholesale Grocers today announced it has appointed Christopher Brown as Sr. Vice President, Independent Sales, effective September 29. This appointment underscores C&S’s strong commitment to its independent customers and reflects its plans to continue to grow its independent business.

September 3, 2014

C&S Wholesale Grocers today announced it has appointed Joseph J. Schena as Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer effective September 29, 2014.  Schena’s appointment adds new capabilities to a leadership team that continues to deliver industry-defining results for its customers, employees, and other business partners.  His responsibilities will include all financial functions of the company, including accounting, treasury, financial planning and analysis, internal...

August 28, 2014

Keene, NH – C&S Charities, Inc. is proud to announce that it donated $1.65 million to six nonprofit organizations devoted to pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues through its 29th annual “Tee Up For Kids” charity golf outing. The outing, which was held on August 5 and 6, hosted more than 960 golfers on four courses in three states.

August 14, 2014

Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc. and its employees across the enterprise raised $1.621 million during the company’s 2014 United Way campaign, thus establishing a new record and increasing its contribution by 10% over the previous year. The workplace campaign held in May engaged nearly 5,000 employees as donors; all gifts are matched dollar-for-dollar by the company.

May 20, 2014

Every student at the Mauka Lani Elementary School in Kapolei, Hawaii will finish the school year better equipped to be readers this summer thanks to a gift of books provided today by the nonprofit First Book, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., Hawaii Logistics and Hansen Distribution Group.

 

April 17, 2014

Keene, NHIn celebration of National Volunteer Week in April, C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce that Cheryl Meehan is the company’s 2014 Volunteer of the Year. Cheryl, a C&S teammate since 2002, is a Senior Systems Administrator in the Information Technology department at the company’s corporate headquarters.