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Cheney Brothers is listed as the 4th largest company in South Florida in 2017

Cheney Brothers is listed as the 4th largest company in South Florida in 2017 by the South Florida Business Journal.
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Cheney Brothers comes in at #31 on the list of Florida’s 225 Biggest Private Companies

Cheney Brothers comes in at #31 on the list of Florida's 225 Biggest Private Companies, ranked by revenue, for 2017 by Florida Trend Magazine.
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Cheney Brothers: Expanding hiring, going solar

It’s been a whirlwind six month for Charlotte County’s newest economic engine. Cheney Brother’s food distribution center near Punta Gorda Airport is steadily increasing its financial impact on the area, exceeding even initial company and Charlotte County expectations. Cheney will build out to add 100,000 square feet to its 345,000-square-foot dry warehouse section; is increasing significantly its 300-plus employee base, and is planning to build a solar farm on an adjacent eight-acre parcel to help power the future of the enterprise. And that’s in just the next year. Also planned within the next two three years, according to Cheney chairman and CEO Byron ...
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IFMA Distributor Award Winners Note Supplier Nominators as Strategic Partners

Gordon Food Service, Cheney Brothers and Shamrock Foods Company were each recognized with IFMA Distributor Awards in three unique categories at the IFMA Presidents Conference last November. Executives from all three companies said the value of receiving their respective award did more than build relationships with foodservice suppliers and validate their business models. In addition, it helped them recognize employees for all they do for the foodservice industry. The IFMA Distributor Awards are presented on behalf of IFMA each year at Presidents Conference. The awards acknowledge distributor leadership and overall excellence within ...
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Governor Scott Announces 380 New Jobs at Opening of Cheney Brothers Distribution Center

Today, Governor Rick Scott attended the ribbon cutting of Cheney Brothers Inc.’s fifth Florida facility, a new food distribution center in Punta Gorda. The new facility will create 380 new jobs for families in Charlotte County. Cheney Brothers Inc. currently employs more than 2,000 Floridians statewide. Governor Scott said, “Last year, I attended the ground breaking for this new distribution center, and I am proud to join the Cheney Brothers team today to officially open their newest facility. Cheney Brothers Inc. has already created more than 2,000 jobs for Floridians, and the creation of 380 new jobs in Punta Gorda is great news. We will keep working to support ...
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Charlotte County’s economy starting to take off

By every measurable indicator, Charlotte County's economy is on the upswing. Real estate? In the fourth quarter of 2014, the county had the state's largest increase by percentage in single-home sales with 1,057 homes sold, a 25 percent rise from the previous quarter. Business growth? So far in 2015, the county has issued 25 commercial building permits, nearly doubling the number handed out in 2014. Tourism? Passenger traffic at the Punta Gorda Airport jumped 88 percent in 2014 to a record 628,075 passengers and was identified as the fourth-fastest growing airport in the nation.
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Cheney Brothers to bring 300 jobs to Charlotte County

Walls are going up at the new Cheney Brothers Distribution Center in Punta Gorda. At 345,000 square feet, it's on it's way to becoming one of the largest buildings in Charlotte County and brining 300 jobs to Southwest Florida. Driving past it on the highway in Punta Gorda, it's probably caught your eye. There's no mistaking the huge concrete walls in the middle of what used to be undeveloped land. President of Florida Premier Contractors, Robert Humpel says it's already caught the attention of passerby. Cheney Brothers, a regional food shipping company plans on pumping 40 million dollars worth of building and construction into this project.
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Enterprise Florida – Success under the sun

Florida-based company chooses Port Charlotte for new distribution center, creating 380 jobs and $40 million in capital investment. When Cheney Brothers, Inc. (CBI) began operations in West Palm Beach in 1925, the food distribution giant never imagined a customer base of 20,000 and deliveries on an international scale. CBI has maintained operations and headquarters in Florida thanks in part to the state’s top-ranked infrastructure, which provides speed to market and efficient delivery of products both locally and globally.
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Subway announced Cheney Brothers as 2014 Worldwide Distributor of the Year

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DSR of the Month Howard Levrant Cheney Brothers Dade County, Fla

Building Big Business Through Smaller Ones. Experience gained firsthand as a foodservice business owner and operator for 36 years has been invaluable to both Howard Levrant and his customers. Levrant started at Cheney Brothers as a distributor sales representative in Miami 10 years ago, and is on target to sell close to $6 million this year and scheduled to do $8 million next year. “It’s a great thing that I can be on the sales and end the retail end—both sides of the coin,” says Levrant. “I’m not a salesman by trade; I’m a business owner/operator.”
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FL Governor Rick Scott announces Cheney Bros. opening

Tallahassee, Fla. (WTXL) -  Governor Rick Scott announced the ground breaking and ribbon cutting of food distribution leader, Cheney Brothers Inc., in Charlotte County. The ceremony took place at the site of the future distribution center and regional warehouse which will provide 380 job opportunities and more than $40 million in capital investment for the area. In addition, Charlotte County opened the recently constructed Cheney Way, which provides improved access to the new distribution center. Governor Scott said, “The creation of a Cheney Brothers’ distribution center is great news for Charlotte County families.
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Cheney Brothers Invests $40 Million In Charlotte County, Florida, Warehouse And Distribution Center

Food distributor, Cheney Brothers, broke ground on a $40 million distribution center and regional warehouse in Charlotte County, Florida, with plans to create 380 jobs. Governor Rick Scott said, “The creation of a Cheney Brothers’ distribution center is great news for Charlotte County families. Florida has proven to be the perfect climate for business with the help of companies like Cheney Brothers. We’ve been working hard to create more jobs for families all over the state and since December 2010, we’ve created more than 462,000 private-sector jobs. We will continue to work to great an opportunity economy that will create jobs for future generations.”
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Governor Scott announces Cheney Brothers’ ground breaking in Charlotte County

Today, Governor Rick Scott announced the ground breaking and ribbon cutting of food distribution leader, Cheney Brothers Inc., in Charlotte County. The ceremony took place at the site of the future distribution center and regional warehouse which will provide 380 job opportunities and more than $40 million in capital investment for the area. In addition, Charlotte County held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the recently constructed Cheney Way, which provides improved access to the new distribution center. Governor Scott said, “The creation of a Cheney Brothers’ distribution center is great news for Charlotte County families.
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An Evening In The Garden Of Good & Evil At The Breakers

Before the holidays, our team was honored to host the premiere event of the annual Palm Beach Food & Wine Festival:  “An Evening in the Garden of Good & Evil.” Hosted by the Food Networks’ Marc Summers and presented by The Breakers’ longtime partner, Cheney Brothers, the gourmet dinner in The Circle Ballroom brought Savannah’s famed Mercer House to Palm Beach. Led by The Breakers Executive Chef Jeff Simms, our culinary team served a delectable four-course meal of sultry Southern fare – each course expertly paired with a sensational fine wine by Master Sommelier Virginia Philip.
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