News - 2008

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December 3, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Keene, NH – During this holiday season, C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce several recent initiatives that demonstrate the company’s values to strengthen communities where it operates. “These initiatives showcase the commitment of C&S employees to give back,” said Rick Cohen, Chairman and CEO of C&S. “We can all contribute something, whether as individuals or as a corporate citizen, in the form of time, money or...

November 7, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - KEENE, N.H. - Hunger is a one of America’s most pressing social and public health issues and C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. is taking action to address it. In conjunction with Feeding America’s national Hunger Action Month in September 2008, thousands of C&S employees nationwide donated almost 12 tons of food as part of the company’s sixth annual food drive. For every pound of food donated by employees, C...

August 7, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Keene, NH  – One of the largest charity golf events in northern New England, the C&S Wholesale Grocers Charity Golf Outing, raised $1.125 million for cancer charities benefiting children and communities. The 23rd annual event surpassed previous milestones both for participants and funds donated.

June 11, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. today announced the promotion of 16-year veteran Tracy Moore to the role of Senior Vice President of Merchandising, Supply Chain, and Trade Relations. She is responsible for leading the organization in building and enhancing collaborative marketing, supply chain, and logistics initiatives with our customers and vendor partners.

April 21, 2008

 “Food for the Body, Food for the Mind” Initiative to Bring 50,000 Free New Books to Children in Southwest New Hampshire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Keene, NH - April 21, 2008 – C&S Wholesale Grocers and First Book announce the launch of the “Food for the Body, Food for the Mind” campaign promoting the importance of books in the lives of young children. The initiative will place 50,000 brand-new, age appropriate books in the hands of...

March 15, 2008
March 4, 2008

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - C&S Wholesale Grocers is proud to announce that it is joining the ranks of adoption-friendly employers across the United States with the establishment of an adoption benefit for full-time employees who have completed one year of service with the company. C&S’s new adoption benefit will provide to eligible employees up to $10,000 financial reimbursement for expenses...

January 1, 2008

Congratulations to C&S Chairman and CEO Rick Cohen and his father Lester, Chairman Emeritus. Rick and Lester have been named to the Griffin Report of Food Marketing’s Food Industry Hall of Fame and were featured prominently in that publication’s September issue. They will be honored at a formal dinner on January 19, 2008.