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Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 5000+ Employees
Type Company - Public (SYY)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

This company has the menu that restaurants depend on. Sysco is the #1 foodservice supplier in North America, serving about 400,000 customers through a fleet of 8,800 delivery trucks and more than 180 distribution centers in the US and Canada. Its core broadline distribution business supplies food and non-food products to restaurants, schools, hotels, health care institutions, and other foodservice customers, while its SYGMA Network focuses on supplying chain restaurants. Sysco distributes both nationally branded products and its own private-label goods. In addition, Sysco... More

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The Sysco Story

Building customer relationships requires time, effort and sincerity. For Sysco, it began with a promise to assist foodservice operators in providing consumers with solutions for meals consumed away from home. Since the initial public offering in 1970, when sales were $115 million, Sysco has grown to $44 billion in sales for fiscal year 2013.

Many solid customer relationships have been nurtured along the way, countless dining trends and meal alternatives have evolved, and today the decision to consume meals prepared away from home is as much necessity as choice. Since then, the industry it serves has expanded from $35 billion to approximately $235 billion.

Today, Sysco has sales and service relationships with approximately 425,000 customers and remains committed to helping them succeed in the foodservice industry and satisfy consumers' appetites. Operating from 193 locations throughout the U.S., Bahamas, Canada, Ireland & Northern Ireland, Sysco's product lines are as diverse as the 48,100 employees who support its daily operations. They include not only the ingredients needed to prepare meals, but also numerous ancillary preparation and serving items. As a result, Sysco can make a difference in its customers' lives and the success of their businesses.

Working at Sysco

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Employees say it's “OK”   230 ratings


62% Approve of the CEO   97 ratings

Sysco President & CEO Bill DeLaney

Bill DeLaney

President & CEO

Excellent Company

  Current Warehouse Forklift in Miami, FL (US)

Pros: Excellent company with good pay and benefits Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Atlanta, GA (US) Jul 2014 Reviewed 3 days ago New

Interview Details Communication between the individual setting up date & time for the interview. Date/Time I was given was never communicated to the individuals I was to be interviewing. I had to wait over 3 hours.Full Interview

Interview Question:
A general lack of preparedness made lack of flow to the questions difficult. Answer Question

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Sysco Awards and Accolades

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Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010
America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009
Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008
The Houston Chronicle 100, The Houston Chronicle, 2008
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