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Our mission is to consistently deliver the very best service and value to our customers.

C&S is the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the lead supply chain company in the food industry. From more than 50 high-tech facilities in 16 states, we supply supermarkets and institutions with more than 95,000 different products. And with our continuing commitment to new technologies, C&S is dramatically changing the cost curve of what we can deliver in terms of service and value.

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Our Purpose

Our purpose as an organization is to keep people and our communities fed by providing value to our customers through innovation and scale.

To achieve this purpose, we live by the following Values:

We work as one team.
  • We create an environment of trust and respect.
  • We collaborate with our customers and across teams.
Every person matters.
  • Our leaders create an inclusive work environment.
  • We attract, develop, and retain a talented and diverse workforce.
  • We empower our people to make decisions.
  • We listen and seek input from our employees regarding making things better.
We’re tenacious in fulfilling our commitments.
  • We keep our promises to our customers, our partners, our communities, and each other.
  • We hold ourselves and each other accountable to achieve our goals.
  • We bring energy and a sense of urgency to our work every day.
We challenge the status quo.
  • We bring innovative and disruptive supply chain solutions to market.
  • We anticipate and adapt to changes in the market and customer expectations.
  • We encourage an entrepreneurial mindset to problem solving.
We continuously make our work environment and communities better.
  • We put safety first.
  • Continuous improvement is everybody’s job.
  • We remove obstacles preventing improvement and success.
  • We celebrate new ideas for solving problems.
  • We are an engaged corporate citizen supporting causes that positively impact our communities.
Giving Back

At C&S we strive to participate in our communities as an engaged, values-driven corporate citizen. Our community involvement is lead by our principles, driven by purpose, and oriented towards outcomes.

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Our History

In 1918, Israel Cohen and Abraham Siegel bought a small brick warehouse and began making grocery deliveries to stores in Worcester, Massachusetts. They named their fledgling enterprise "C&S", and worked hard to build a base of loyal, satisfied customers.

100 years later, what started as a small warehouse and a handful of employees has become the largest grocery wholesaler in the U.S.

Today, C&S is recognized as a dynamic and progressive leader in the grocery industry. We are still family-owned and -operated, and still committed to delivering the very best in service and quality to our customers.

What our peers say about us:

  • Progressive Grocer named C&S 2014 Wholesaler of the Year
  • Rising Star Award for Leadership Development Program of the Year, 2013
  • Seven Seals Award for Excellence as a military friendly employer, 2012, Department of Defense
  • Top 100 Adoption-Friendly Workplaces, 2009-2017, Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption
  • Partner Award for Excellence, Target Corporation, 2010
  • National Grocery Distributor of the Year, Feeding America

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