C&S Wholesale Grocers Names New Chief Executive Officer
KEENE, NH - It is an exciting day when we here at AndNowUKnow learn that a new Executive has been appointed, which is why we were thrilled to see that C&S Wholesale Grocers has appointed Bob Palmer as its new Chief Executive Officer, succeeding his predecessor Mike Duffy in the role.
With more than three decades of industry experience, C&S is moving a strong leader up its ranks as it continues to adapt to the changing market landscape. According to a press release, before being elected as the new CEO, Palmer served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer before initially retiring in 2019.
“Bob is a highly valued leader that has led C&S through times of change with much success,” stated Rick Cohen, Chairman. “His unrelenting focus on customer service and innovative go-to-market strategies have helped us win in challenging times and will undoubtedly serve us well as we transform for the future.”
“C&S has been a leader in the rapidly changing grocery industry for over 102 years. We will continue to drive innovation and adapt to the dynamic market conditions to better serve and support our customers,” continued Cohen. “These unique times have required us to refocus our efforts and priorities.”
As C&S welcomes back Bob, so do we as we wish him all the best in his new position.