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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 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.

April 14, 2014

Keene, NHIn celebration of National Volunteer Week in April, teammates at C&S Wholesale Grocers facilities across the country participated in volunteer projects, from assisting at Food Banks to landscaping at a youth ball field. On Friday, April 11th at the company’s headquarters in Keene, NH, employees engaged in an all-day project, sorting and packing 23,400 books for kids. Supplied by First Book, the new books will be given to 31 area schools and non...

October 9, 2013

Keene, NH – In September, employees at the corporate headquarters of C&S Wholesale Grocers and ES3 LLC joined with colleagues across the country to recognize national Hunger Action Month. In its 11th year, the company’s annual Food For Kids drive encourages employees throughout the enterprise to take action by learning about the issue of child hunger and bringing in food for donation to hunger relief organizations in their communities.


September 9, 2013

Keene, NH – The 28th annual C&S Charities “Tee Up For Kids” golf tournament proved that giving is strong when it comes to kids. This two-day, four golf course event, held earlier this month, generated $1.3 million in donations to five nonprofit organizations devoted to pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues. 985 golfers hit the courses and enjoyed two days of good weather and good golf, all while supporting kids.


Proceeds from this year’s tournament...

July 26, 2013

Keene, NH – C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc. and its employees across the enterprise raised $1.468 million for communities during the 2013 United Way campaign.  This represents an increase of 23%. The workplace campaign held engaged 42% of employees as donors; all gifts were matched dollar-for-dollar by the company....

April 26, 2013

Keene, NHIn celebration of National Volunteer Week, C&S Wholesale Grocers is pleased to announce that Russell Hurd is...

March 5, 2013

KEENE, N.H. (March 5, 2013)— As the largest food wholesaler in the United States, C&S Wholesale Grocers is committed to reducing its carbon footprint when storing and shipping food—and that’s making a difference in the air, on the ground, and in our streams and rivers.

January 24, 2013

Keene, NH – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., once said that, “Life’s most persistent and nagging question is ‘What are you doing for others?’” This year, many people participated in volunteer projects across the country to honor Dr. King with a National Day of Service.  To take part and to keep his legacy alive, employees at three C&S Wholesale Grocers locations were engaged in community service, in:

November 7, 2012

Keene, N.H.  – C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. responded quickly after Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast, leaving millions of people without electricity up and down the eastern seaboard, destroying homes, halting public transportation and flooding streets.


November 7, 2012

Keene, NH (November 5, 2012) For the tenth year, employees at C&S Wholesale Grocers facilities joined millions of volunteers around the country to participate in Make A Difference Day, a nationwide day of...

October 2, 2012

Keene, NH -- Hunger affects communities all across the country. The USDA recently reported that nearly 17 million children live in food insecure households.  To step up for children at risk of hunger, C&S Wholesale Grocers, its family of companies and its employees joined with people across the nation during Hunger Action Month in September. The company announced initiatives that were a combination of grants to Feeding America member food banks...

August 16, 2012

Keene, NH – The employees of C&S Wholesale Grocers and its family of companies recently completed another successful workplace giving campaign to raise funds and awareness for United Way.  The company and more than 4,000 employees combined to contribute over $1,190,000.  These investments will benefit 91 United Ways in creating long-term social change that produces healthy, well-educated and financially-stable individuals and families. 


August 14, 2012

Keene, N.H. -- The 27th annual C&S Charity Golf Outing, known as Tee Up for Kids™ raised $1.2 million to benefit organizations helping children who are battling cancer and nonprofits addressing childhood hunger and nutrition. This year’s donations exceeded last year by $100,000. Rick Cohen, C&S Chairman and CEO, expressed his thanks to the 200 individuals at the Premium Sponsor dinner.  He reminded the audience that “This would be impossible without the generous support and...