S&D Coffee & Tea Assists with N.C. Flood Relief Effort
CONCORD, N.C. – S&D Coffee & Tea, the largest coffee and tea manufacturer and supplier to restaurants and convenience stores in America, has donated a truckload of bottled water to help those impacted by the recent floods in eastern North Carolina. A total of more than 36,000 bottles of water were sent to Second Harvest Food Bank in Charlotte, NC, for distribution to the affected areas.
“Hurricane Matthew and the subsequent flooding was devastating for our state, impacting thousands of residents and businesses,” said John Buckner, vice president of marketing with S&D. “Our global sourcing team — working with fellow Cott Corporation subsidiary DS Services of America — coordinated our donation to those communities in need, which we hope will aid in their recovery.”
S&D Coffee & Tea is committed to being a leader in community and sustainability initiatives, making a concerted effort to reduce environmental impacts and support the communities and industries in which it operates. For more information on the company’s ongoing partnerships, visit this website.