Sysco Corp. engages in selling, marketing, and distribution of food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, and lodging establishments. It operates through the following segments: U. S.
Foodservice Operations, International Foodservice Operations, SYGMA, Other, and Corporate. The U. S.
Foodservice Operations consists of U. S. Broadline operations, custom-cut meat and seafood companies, FreshPoint, and European Imports.
The International Foodservice Operations segment includes broadline operations in Canada and Europe, including the Brakes Group, Bahamas, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Panama. The SYGMA segment represents its customized distribution subsidiary. The Other segment covers hotel supply operations and Sysco Labs, which includes suite of technology solutions.
The company was founded by John F.