Below is a recent letter we received from our coffee filter supplier in reference to a price increase for filters. One of the many reasons we needed to increase coffee prices. November 1, 2018 This letter is written to address current unprecedented and historic market conditions surrounding the paper pulp industry and how… Read more »
Category: CDC News
It’s been two years since we last had a general price increase on our coffee products. During that time inflation has been low, but not non-existent. Over the past year we have had to bear higher labor, rent, tolls and parking fees to name just a few of our operating costs. Consequently effective 12/15/18, we… Read more »
Price Notice – It’s been over a year since we had our last general price review. Effective on or about October 1, 2018 we will be making the following price adjustments: Coffee: whole bean, ground, brew by pack, and cold brew no price change. Most other products will be increased 3%. Bigelow, Celestial and Tazo… Read more »
The safety of our associates is extremely important, so we have issued safety vests to all CDC team members who work outside as a required piece of their uniform. These high-visibility vests will help keep our drivers out of harm’s way, especially during these short winter days.
For over 20 years, CDC has proudly sponsored the cleanup of a one-mile stretch of New York City’s Grand Central Parkway. We are happy to see the roadway kept clean and beautiful, looking so much better than the mess it was before. We must say, it is fun to see our name on the sign… Read more »
It’s been over two years since we last had a price adjustment on our coffees. During that time we have seen increases in health and business insurance, salaries, taxes, tolls and other operating costs. In order to continue to provide the excellent service you deserve, we will need to make the following price changes effective… Read more »
With gas prices continuing to plummet to multi-year lows, we are sharing the savings with our clients. Our per-invoice fuel surcharge is now just $0.25, the lowest it has been since our fuel surcharge policy was implemented. It wasn’t too long ago that reducing the fuel surcharge below $2.00 per invoice seemed like a big… Read more »
Congratulations to Arcadio – CDC’s December 2015 Employee of the Month! Arcadio, a Route Driver, is in his 10th year with CDC. Some clients on his route have recently reached out to us to express their gratitude for Arcadio’s professionalism and above-and-beyond service. Arcadio is a team player and a pleasure to work with.
Congratulations to Francisco, CDC’s November 2015 Employee of the Month! Francisco, a Driver’s Helper, is in his 3rd year with CDC.
Congratulations to Eddy – CDC’s October 2015 Employee of the Month! Eddy, who just completed his first year with CDC, recently transitioned from Driver Helper to Pantry Attendant. In his new role, Eddy spends all of his time at one of our largest and most demanding clients providing pantry service. He is already earning rave… Read more »
Congratulations to Juan – CDC’s Employee of the Month for September 2015! Juan, a route driver, is in his 6th year with CDC. He has an enthusiastic and charismatic personality, which our customers love (we know because they keep telling us!). Equally so, CDC management appreciates Juan’s reliability and willingness to help out… Read more »
Congratulations to Juan – CDC’s Employee of the Month for August 2015. Juan is about to complete two years of service time with CDC. He is our New Jersey utilityman, handling accounts that require an extra level of pantry service beyond just simple deliveries, and also filling in with whatever special delivery work arises on… Read more »
Continuing a yearlong trend, we have once again reduced our per-invoice fuel surcharge. Our fuel costs continue to drop, and it is our policy to pass those savings along to our clients. The latest PADD Data for New England reports an average gasoline price of $2.291/gallon, and an average diesel price of $2.548/gallon — for… Read more »
You may have heard… New York is welcoming a very special guest this week. While we are all excited, we also ask that you plan ahead. If you are located in Manhattan, expect a ton of security and congestion towards the end of this week. We ask that you place your pantry supply orders today… Read more »
Congratulations to Erin – CDC’s Employee of the Month for July 2015! Erin has been with CDC since 2008. As the billing needs of our clients has grown more complicated over the past couple of years, Erin has used her knowledge of Excel to streamline and automate many aspects of our billing process,… Read more »