May 2009

FMS, Inc. Announces Transition to A 100% Employee Ownership (ESOP) Company

FMS Empowers its Clients Through Services and now Empowers its Employees for the Company’s Future Success Baltimore, MD May 29, 2009 – FMS, Inc ( announced today the transition from a partial Employee Stock Option Plan (ESOP) company to a 100% employee-owned company effective Wednesday, May 27, 2009. FMS was founded by John Schock in […]

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Central, Certified Consolidate in New DC

May 12, 2009 6:00 AM JOLIET, Ill. — Central Grocers Cooperative here has completed its merger with Certified Grocers Midwest with the opening of a new distribution center here and the transition of Certified’s business to the new facility. Download PDF of Press Release

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AWG Buys Assets From Bankrupt Co-Op

May 7, 2009 6:00 AM, By ELLIOT ZWIEBACH KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Associated Wholesale Grocers here has begun supplying most of the former members of Affiliated Foods Southwest after entering into an agreement with the Little Rock-based member-owned cooperative to purchase certain assets from it, primarily the inventory. Download PDF of Press Release

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