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KEENE, N.H. -- C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. here went outside the food industry to find a new chief information officer and s.v.p. of information technology.
The new technology executive, Joe Caracappa, does hail from retail, however. He joins C&S from Ann Taylor, where he served as c.i.o. and s.v.p. Caracappa also formerly served as c.i.o. and s.v.p. at Footstar, a major footwear retailer. Before that, he held various management and consulting positions with Accenture.
Bill Copacino, chief administrative officer of C&S, said Caracappa "brings deep experience in developing leading-edge information technology solutions, and he will be a great asset in enhancing our capabilities to serve our customers even more effectively."
Founded in 1918, C&S provides distribution services to grocery chains and independent stores, delivering to more than 4,000 locations from its distribution centers in Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, South Carolina, Alabama, California, and Hawaii.