ST. PAUL, Minn., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A vibrant look reflecting strong connections from its farmer-owners to the global marketplace, along with enhanced functionality, are the hallmarks of the new www.chsinc.com, the public website of CHS Inc. (NASDAQ: CHSCP), the nation's leading farmer-owned cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods business.
The new website also features mobile capability that allows users to navigate seamlessly from desktop to tablet to smart phone.
"As a growing global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives, we have a great story to tell about the value CHS adds each day," said Linda Tank, CHS vice president, Enterprise Marketing and Communication. "This not only shows the full breadth of the CHS enterprise, it tells our story through the faces and voices of our owners, customers and employees."
With a focus on ease of use, the site divides content into the three primary CHS operations: agriculture, energy and food and food ingredients. It also includes information about the numerous business solutions CHS is uniquely positioned to provide its owners and customers including commodity brokerage, financial services, insurance, transportation logistics, consulting and educational opportunities.
The site also showcases career opportunities and the deep CHS commitment to building a vibrant future for agriculture, cooperatives and rural America including corporate citizenship, agriculture safety and environmental sustainability initiatives. Recent company news, upcoming events and multimedia are also readily accessible.
"As our owners and our global agriculture and energy customers increase their reliance on technology to deliver information, transact business and more, CHS is committed to meeting their needs in easy-to-use formats," Tank added.
The launch of the new CHS public website is the first among several technology initiatives underway to support growth opportunities in the United States and globally that add value for CHS owners and customers.
CHS Inc. (www.chsinc.com) is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States. Diversified in energy, grains and foods, CHS is committed to helping its customers, farmer-owners and other stakeholders grow their businesses through its domestic and global operations. CHS, a Fortune 100 company, supplies energy, crop nutrients, grain marketing services, animal feed, food and food ingredients, along with business solutions including insurance, financial and risk management services. The company operates petroleum refineries/pipelines and manufactures, markets and distributes Cenex® brand refined fuels, lubricants, propane and renewable energy products.
This document contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of The Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 that are based on management's current expectations and assumptions. These forward-looking statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the potential results discussed in the forward-looking statements. The company undertakes no obligations to publicly revise any forward-looking statements to reflect future events or circumstances. For a discussion of additional factors that may materially affect management's estimates and predictions, please view the CHS Inc. annual report filed on Form 10-K for the year ended Aug. 31, 2013, which can be found on the Securities and Exchange Commission web site (www.sec.gov) or on the CHS web site www.chsinc.com.
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