Sysco Corp.

1390 Enclave Parkway,
Houston, Texas 77077
United States,
(281) 584-1390
www.sysco.com

Sysco Corp. is a distributor of food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. Sysco's family of products also includes equipment and supplies for the foodservice and hospitality industries. Sysco was formed in 1969 and is based in Houston, Texas.

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Buy (1.0/yr) # 24 - - - 4 1 29
vol $6.8B $6.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
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Largest Brakes Bros Ltd.
$3.4B (2016-02-22)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Sysco has acquired 29 companies, including 8 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms.

Sysco’s largest acquisition to date was in 2016, when it acquired Brakes Bros for $3.4B. Sysco has acquired in 16 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include distribution (49%) and food (42%).

When analyzing the distribution sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 282 distribution companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 36 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 13 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic distribution acquirer over the past 3 years is Bunzl, with 17 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the distribution sector over the past 3 years is Advent International Corp. with 5 platform acquisitions.

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