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The Chefs' Warehouse is a food distributor. The Company's portfolio consists of imported and domestic specialty food products, such as artisan charcuterie, specialty cheeses, oils and vinegars, hormone-free protein, truffles, caviar and chocolate.

TypePublic
Founded1985
HQRidgefield, CT, US
Websitechefswarehouse.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)2,447(+6%)
Job Openings261
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.1 B(-30%)
Share Price (May 2022)$36.7(+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at The Chefs' Warehouse

Christopher Pappas

Christopher Pappas

Founder, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Alexandros Aldous

Alexandros Aldous

General Counsel, Corporate Secretary, Chief Administrative Officer and Chief Government Relations Officer
Dominick C. Cerbone

Dominick C. Cerbone

Director
Joseph Cugine

Joseph Cugine

Director
James Leddy

James Leddy

Chief Financial Officer
Steven F. Goldstone

Steven F. Goldstone

Director
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The Chefs' Warehouse Office Locations

The Chefs' Warehouse has offices in Ridgefield, American Canyon, Baltimore, Brisbane and in 24 other locations
Ridgefield, CT, US (HQ)
100 E Ridge Rd
American Canyon, CA, US
165 Klamath Ct, American Canyon
Baltimore, MD, US
2730 Wilmarco Ave
Brisbane, CA, US
145 S Hill Dr
Carrollton, TX, US
2100 Luna Rd #120
Chicago, IL, US
2801 S Western Ave
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The Chefs' Warehouse Financials and Metrics

The Chefs' Warehouse Revenue

The Chefs' Warehouse's revenue was reported to be $1.11 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

423.0m

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

95.9m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

22.7%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

1.1m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

4.7m

Market capitalization (13-May-2022)

1.4b

Closing stock price (13-May-2022)

36.7

Cash (25-Jun-2021)

146.9m

EV

1.6b
The Chefs' Warehouse's current market capitalization is $1.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

480.3m673.5m836.6m1.1b1.2b1.3b1.4b1.6b1.1b

Revenue growth, %

24%27%13%

Cost of goods sold

355.3m501.2m630.6m789.5m891.6m972.1m1.1b1.2b863.5m

Gross profit

125.0m172.4m206.1m269.5m301.2m329.4m367.0m406.4m248.2m
USDQ2, 2011

Financial Leverage

-2.1 x
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The Chefs' Warehouse Operating Metrics

Q1, 2015FY, 2014Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016FY, 2015Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

SKUs Offered

30 k31.8 k31.8 k33.7 k33.7 k34 k34 k35 k43 k43 k43 k

Distribution Centers

2021212121252222242424

Suppliers

1.6 k1.7 k1.8 k

Customer Locations

20 k22.6 k22.6 k24.5 k24.5 k26 k26 k26.5 k28 k28 k28 k
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The Chefs' Warehouse Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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The Chefs' Warehouse Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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The Chefs' Warehouse Online and Social Media Presence

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The Chefs' Warehouse Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    88/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    85/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    68/100

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The Chefs' Warehouse News and Updates

The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. to Participate in the BMO Global Farm to Market Conference

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., May 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHEF) (the “Company”), a premier distributor of specialty food products in North America, today announced that the Company will present at the BMO Global Farm to Market Conference on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at t…

The Chefs' Warehouse to Announce First Quarter 2022 Results on April 27, 2022

RIDGEFIELD, Conn., April 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Chefs' Warehouse, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHEF) today announced that the Company intends to release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 25, 2022 before the opening of the stock market on Wednesday, April 27, 2022 and host a confer…

The Chefs' Warehouse Partners with the Food Education Fund - Empowering the Next Generation of Leaders Through Food

The Company Launches a Collaborative Bridge Program to Teach Students About the Hospitality Industry The Company Launches a Collaborative Bridge Program to Teach Students About the Hospitality Industry

The Chefs' Warehouse Affirms Its Commitment To Supporting Restaurants

The Chefs' Warehouse expands the Welcome Back campaign into new markets The Chefs' Warehouse expands the Welcome Back campaign into new markets

The Chefs' Warehouse Acquires Bassian Farms, Inc.

Acquisition Accelerates Specialty Protein Expansion on West Coast Acquisition Accelerates Specialty Protein Expansion on West Coast

Fortinet Set to Join S&P 500; ASGN and Penn National Gaming to Join S&P MidCap 400; Veritex Holdings and The Chefs' Warehouse to Join S&P SmallCap 600

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices will make the following changes to the S&P 500, S&P MidCap 400 and S&P SmallCap 600: S&P MidCap 400 constituent Fortinet Inc. (NASD: FTNT) will replace Envision Healthcare Corp. (NYSE: EVHC) in the S&P 500, S&P …

The Chefs' Warehouse Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Chefs' Warehouse founded?

    The Chefs' Warehouse was founded in 1985.

  • Who are The Chefs' Warehouse key executives?

    The Chefs' Warehouse's key executives are Christopher Pappas, Alexandros Aldous and Dominick C. Cerbone.

  • How many employees does The Chefs' Warehouse have?

    The Chefs' Warehouse has 2,447 employees.

  • What is The Chefs' Warehouse revenue?

    Latest The Chefs' Warehouse annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • What is The Chefs' Warehouse revenue per employee?

    Latest The Chefs' Warehouse revenue per employee is $454.3 k.

  • Who are The Chefs' Warehouse competitors?

    Competitors of The Chefs' Warehouse include Exquisite Fruits, Tolou Pakhsh Aftab and Infusion Sales Group.

  • Where is The Chefs' Warehouse headquarters?

    The Chefs' Warehouse headquarters is located at 100 E Ridge Rd, Ridgefield.

  • Where are The Chefs' Warehouse offices?

    The Chefs' Warehouse has offices in Ridgefield, American Canyon, Baltimore, Brisbane and in 24 other locations.

  • How many offices does The Chefs' Warehouse have?

    The Chefs' Warehouse has 29 offices.