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Sysco Celebrates the Launch of its 10th CDL Driver Training Facility
“We’re proud to be the first foodservice distributor to offer in-house training to existing employees to help them advance their career at Sysco by becoming CDL certified drivers,” said Marie Robinson, Sysco’s Chief Supply Chain Officer. “This industry-leading program will help increase the number of qualified drivers at Sysco and increase the career earnings potential of those trained. We are thrilled with the impact of the program and the benefits it’s providing to our company, to our associates, and to our customers.”
The program is taught by...
Sysco Receives First Battery Electric Freightliner eCascadia: Changing the Future of Food Delivery
Today, Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, received its first series-produced battery electric Freightliner eCascadia. With one of the largest private fleets in the United States, Sysco is leading the future of sustainability for foodservice distribution.
Sysco's first zero-emission Class 8 truck was presented to Marie Robinson, Sysco's EVP and chief supply chain officer at the Daimler Truck North America (DTNA) Manufacturing Plant in Portland. The company's first Freightliner eCascadia is expected to operate in Sysco's Riverside, California site, which will receive additional...
Sysco Delivers Double-Digit Sales and Profit Growth
Sysco Corporation today announced financial results for its 13-week first fiscal quarter ended October 1, 2022.
Key highlights for the first quarter of fiscal year 2023 include:
“Sysco began the fiscal year generating double-digit top-line and bottom-line growth, as we effectively managed inflation, increased case volume and grew market share. We remain on target to grow over 1.35..."
Sysco Named to Newsweek’s Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces 2022
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, is proud to have been ranked as one of Newsweek’s 2022 Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces®. The 2022 Top 100 Most Loved Workplaces® are the result of a collaboration with the Best Practice Institute (BPI), a leadership development and benchmark research company.
“Sysco is honored to be recognized by Newsweek’s Most Loved Workplaces,” said Adrienne Trimble, Chief Diversity and Culture Officer. “Our associates are proud to work for the global foodservice leader and appreciate that our Purpose means more than..."
Sysco Delivers Over 1.3 Times U.S. Market Share Growth and Strong Profit
Sysco Corporation today announced financial results for its 13-week fourth fiscal quarter and its 52-week fiscal year ended July 2, 2022. In fiscal year 2021, the fourth quarter included 14 weeks, and the year included 53 weeks.
Key highlights for the fourth quarter and full year of fiscal year 2022 include:
- Sysco growth outpaced the U.S. market by more than 1.3 times for the full year;- Recipe For Growth advanced as planned;- Volume growth for the quarter and year;- Effective pass-through of rising product costs...
Paulo Peereboom Joins Sysco as Executive Vice President & President, Foodservice Operations
Sysco Corporation announced today that Paulo Peereboom will join the company as the executive vice president & president, foodservice operations – international, effective August 8, 2022.
Peereboom will lead Sysco’s international operations in Canada, Europe, The Bahamas and Latin America, as well as the company’s export business, International Food Group. He will oversee the development and execution of key strategies for growth in these important geographies and will be based in London. Peereboom will report to Kevin Hourican, president and chief executive officer...
Making Restaurants Better Event Sponsored by Sysco
Let’s Talk Womxn, an action led movement of 600+ women restaurant owners, is delighted to partner with Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, to present a panel discussion with the American Culinary Foundation and celebrated food personality Andrew Zimmern on May 22, 2022. This event features a gourmet dinner by five Chicago restaurateurs, embodying their collaborative Let’s Talk Womxn model.
The panel will provide insightful discussion focused on opportunities to “Make Restaurants Better” including those related to policy, business, women’s issues and solutions to help strengthen the restaurant industry...
Sysco Third Quarter Results Delivered Market Share Gains & Growing Profitability
Sysco Corporation today announced financial results for its 13-week third fiscal quarter ended April 2, 2022.
Key highlights for the third quarter of fiscal year 2022:
- Robust consumer and customer away-from-home demand in late February and March, as Sysco’s resilient business snapped back from the impact of Omicron;- Meaningful market share gains in the U.S. and International Segments based on Sysco’s Recipe for Growth strategy;- Significant volume improvements, with U.S. Broadline volume up 18.8% versus the same period in fiscal year 2021, with our U.S. Foodservice segment...
Sysco’s Tom Peck Wins 2022 Houston CIO of the Year
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, congratulates Tom Peck, Sysco’s executive vice president and chief information and digital officer on being recognized as the 2022 Houston CIO of the Year ORBIE Awards winner in the Super Global category. The prestigious CIO of the Year ORBIE Award is a leading technology executive recognition program honoring the CIOs who are driving innovation and transforming Houston's leading organizations.
“I am very proud to congratulate Tom on this achievement,” said Kevin Hourican, Sysco’s president and chief executive officer. “He leads the development..."
Sysco Celebrates International Women’s Day
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, today announced the Company’s fourth annual observance of International Women’s Day (IWD) across its global organization. To recognize this important day, Sysco is sponsoring the Let’s Talk Womxn’s Let’s Talk Change Virtual Summit on March 1, 2022.
Let’s Talk Womxn is a collaboration of women restaurant owners which aims to learn from and support each other through an action-led movement.
“Sysco is proud to celebrate International Women’s Day as part of our commitment to inclusiveness,” said Kevin Hourican, Sysco’s president and CEO. “I am.."
Odd Burger Launches Preposterous Foods: Exclusive Partnership with Sysco
Odd Burger Corporation, one of the world's first vegan fast-food chains and first to go public, today announced it is launching and marketing a line of vegan products under the brand Preposterous Foods.
Preposterous Foods offers a minimal-ingredient, minimally processed line featuring whole foods like chickpeas, oats and wheat gluten. The initial launch will feature 10 products including a crispy "chickUN" burger, meatless wings, beefy ground meat, gyro meat, breakfast sausage, dairy-free ranch dressing, 'honey' mustard sauce, tzatziki sauce, eggless mayo, and dairy-free cheese sauce.
Sysco Joins the USDA and EPA List of U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, has been added to the list of U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The U.S. Food Loss and Waste 2030 Champions are businesses and organizations that have made a public commitment to reduce food loss and waste in their own operations in the United States by 50% by the year 2030.
Sysco has committed to diverting 90% of operations and food waste from landfills...
Sysco Second Quarter Results Include Meaningful Market Share Gains & Progress in Growth Strategy
Sysco Corporation today announced financial results for its 13-week second fiscal quarter ended January 1, 2022.
Key highlights for the second quarter of fiscal year 2022:
- Second quarter sales increased 41.2% versus the same period in fiscal year 2021 and increased 10.5% versus the same period in fiscal year 2019, with meaningful market share gains;- Product inflation effectively managed, despite the dynamic supply chain environment;- Gross profit per case increased across all segments;- Profitability impacted by temporary Omicron and labor cost increases during the quarter...
Sysco Ranked #1 Food and Drug Retailer in the JUST 100 Rankings for 2022
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, was named one of America’s Most JUST Companies for its commitment to serving its workers, customers, communities, the environment, and shareholders. This year, Sysco ranked number one in the food and drug retailer industry for the first time in its history.
Through vigorous, objective analysis, JUST Capital, in partnership with CNBC, evaluates and celebrates U.S. corporations that outperform on the issues that matter most to the American public – such as creating jobs in the U.S., paying a fair...
Sysco Announces Partnerships to Enhance Supplier Diversity
Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY), the leading global foodservice distribution company, today announced five new partnerships that will enhance Sysco’s supplier diversity initiatives.
Sysco will partner with Disability:IN, National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), National Veteran-Owned Business Association (NaVOBA), The National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) and Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). These partnerships will facilitate relationships with qualified diverse suppliers.
“As a leader in the foodservice industry, these new partnerships will help Sysco develop future diverse suppliers critical to meeting the evolving needs of our customers,” said Judy Sansone, executive vice president...
Sysco Announces Election of Three New Directors
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, announced today that three new directors, Ali Dibadj, Jill M. Golder and Alison Kenney Paul, will join the company’s board of directors effective Jan. 1, 2022, expanding the size of the board to 13 members. These new directors were appointed in connection with the board’s ongoing refreshment efforts, and will stand for reelection at Sysco’s next Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Nov. 18, 2022.
Edward D. Shirley, Sysco's chairman of the board, said, "We are very pleased to welcome Ali, Jill and Alison to..."
Sysco Relaunches Foodie Magazine
Sysco Corporation, the leading global foodservice distribution company, announced today that its Foodie magazine has been relaunched with a new look and feel to create a more engaging experience for foodservice operators. The newly designed magazine can be found online as part of Sysco’s Foodie Solutions platform, providing helpful resources, ideas and information to support customers’ success.
Foodservice operators can look forward to reading about the following tips and trends in the newest Foodie edition include:
- Digital Solutions and Services: Find out how Sysco has teamed up with Google to help customers optimize their...
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