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The Indianapolis Business Journal reports that Marsh Supermarkets has decided to outsource all of its distribution services to New Hampshire-based C&S Wholesale Grocers.

According to the story, C&S will handle distribution services for all 97 of Marsh’s stores in Indiana and Ohio, managing “purchasing, inventory management and distribution of products from its distribution centers ... Marsh said 250 logistics workers will become employees for C&S and work from Marsh’s distribution centers.”

In a prepared statement, Marsh said that “with this agreement, Marsh will be leaving the logistics business” and “will realize greater operational efficiencies and...focus exclusively on its core retail business.”
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