Press Releases

Wishes Granted: C&S Wholesale Grocers and First Book Deliver More Than 13,000 Brand New Books to Kids in Need in Response to Educator “Wishes”

KEENE, N.H. and WASHINGTON (Nov. 30, 2017) – More than 13,000 brand new, high-quality books and educational resources will be delivered to 160 classrooms and programs by the end of November, serving kids in need as part of the Book Wish program, a collaboration between C&S Wholesale Grocers and First Book. The initiative granted wishes […]

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C&S Wholesale Grocers Appoints Mike Duffy Chief Executive Officer

Keene, N.H. – C&S Wholesale Grocers today announced it has appointed Mike Duffy as Chief Executive Officer, effective January 8, 2018. In this capacity, Duffy will assume leadership responsibility for C&S’s strategic development, customer satisfaction, and day-to-day operations. This appointment will allow Rick Cohen, C&S’s current CEO, to focus on his role of Executive Chairman […]

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C&S Wholesale Grocers Responds After Hurricane Maria and California Wildfires Providing Support and Food to Puerto Rico and to California

Keene, N.H. – In response to the devastation in Puerto Rico caused by Hurricane Maria and by the wildfires in California, C&S Wholesale Grocers has offered support in multiple ways. The company stepped up generously with corporate contributions and donations of high-demand items. C&S made corporate contributions to: Banco de Alimentos de Puerto Rico (Food […]

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C&S Wholesale Grocers and Franklin Pierce University Announce Scholars Program

Keene, N.H.–C&S Wholesale Grocers in Keene, N.H., is partnering with Franklin Pierce University to offer a new pathway to experiential learning, paid internships, and opportunities for full-time employment for students with their new four-year C&S Scholars Program. As part of the new C&C Scholars initiative, C&S is collaborating with Franklin Pierce University to help prepare […]

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C&S Wholesale Grocers and Family of Companies Respond to Hurricanes Providing Support for Relief and Rebuilding Efforts

Keene, N.H. — C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc., its employees, family of companies, and business partners responded quickly after Hurricanes Harvey and Irma and their back-to-back destruction, particularly in Texas and Florida. The company’s generosity took shape in several ways: Employee Donations and Corporate Match In response to offers of help, C&S launched WE STAND WITH […]

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2017 C&S Charity Golf Outing Donates More Than $1.5M

Keene, NH – C&S Charities, Inc. is proud to announce that it donated $1,550,000 to six nonprofit organizations devoted to pediatric cancer and childhood hunger issues through its 32nd annual Tee Up for Kids™ charity golf outing. The event, which was held on August 1 and 2, hosted more than 1,000 golfers on four courses […]

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