C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. is the largest wholesale grocery distributor in the United States, based on revenue. Our net sales, together the with net sales of our affiliated companies, were approximately $20.4 billion in fiscal 2011, making us the ninth largest privately held company in the United States, as ranked by Forbes magazine.
Founded in 1918, C&S provides grocery wholesaling and distribution services to the retail grocery industry. From our distribution centers located in the Northeast, mid-Atlantic, Southeast, West Coast and Hawaii, we deliver food and non-food products to approximately 3,900 grocery stores across the United States. Through our subsidiaries and affiliates, C&S also provides third-party logistics solutions to large food manufacturers, operates retail grocery stores, licenses certain trademarks for use in the retail grocery business and develops technologies for use in automated warehouses. – less–ZoomInfo