News - 2018

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December 6, 2018

December 6, 2018 – Keene, NH and Olean, NY – C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Olean Wholesale Grocery Cooperative, Inc. based in Olean, NY. The sale is expected to close in early 2019.

November 7, 2018

Keene, NH – During this holiday season, the C&S Wholesale Grocers Family of Companies has donated 8,580 turkeys to 25 Feeding America® member food banks. The turkeys, weighing an average of 13 pounds each, will be distributed to families in need, providing approximately 220,000 servings. This is the 16th consecutive year in a row that the company has donated turkeys through Feeding America. 

October 11, 2018

Keene, NH—October 11, 2018—C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Smith as Chief Supply Chain Officer, effective October 15, 2018. Smith will lead all Operations and Transportation teams, working across the organization to enhance the customer experience.

“Smith is a hands-on leader who believes in supporting and coaching his team,” said Mike Duffy, C&S Chief Executive Officer. “His significant logistics experience and positive approach...

September 25, 2018

Keene, NH – During Hunger Action Month, C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. announces grants to address child hunger in or near communities where the company has a presence and to the Food Bank of Puerto Rico. The contributions, made over the past 24 months, were to food banks that are part of the Feeding America network.

California: Central CA Food Bank, Fresno (BackPack Program); Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services, Sacramento (Mobile School Pantry);...

August 27, 2018

Keene, NH—C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce the appointment of Joe Cavaliere as Chief Commercial Officer, effective September 4, 2018.

Cavaliere brings more than 30 years of deep industry experience to C&S, having led national sales organizations at Kraft Foods, Unilever, and Newell Brands, where he was most recently President and Global Chief Customer Officer. He is known in the consumer goods and food industries as a strategic leader with proven successes...

August 20, 2018

Keene, NH--In fewer than two hours, employees at the corporate headquarters of C&S Wholesale Grocers assembled more than 100,000 meals for neighbors in need. The initiative celebrated the company’s 100th anniversary year and was a demonstration of C&S’s values as an engaged corporate citizen. 

August 13, 2018

Keene, NH – C&S Charities, Inc. is proud to announce that it donated $1,806,000 to eight nonprofit organizations devoted to ending pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues through its 32nd annual Tee Up for Kids™ charity golf outing.    The event, held on August 7 and 8, hosted more than 1,000 golfers on four courses in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and...

June 13, 2018