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  • Previous Rank
    179
  • Revenues ($M)
    $55,371
  • Revenue Percent Change
    9.9%
  • Profits ($M)
    $1,142.50
  • Profits Percent Change
    20.3%
  • Assets ($M)
    $17,756.70
  • Employees
    66,500

Sysco continues to enjoy a firm hold over the wholesale food distribution market despite a failed $3.5 billion takeover of its biggest competitor, US Foods, in 2015. Sysco is up five spots on the Global 500 with a 9.9% revenue increase in fiscal year 2017 from the previous year. The Houston-based company came under new leadership on Jan. 1, 2018 with the promotion of its president and chief operating officer Tom Bené to CEO.

Company Information

Figures are for fiscal year ended June 30, 2017.
CEO
Thomas L. Bene
Sector
Wholesalers
Industry
Wholesalers: Food and Grocery
HQ Location
Houston
Websitehttp://www.sysco.com
Years on Global 500 List24
Employees66,500

Sysco Rank History

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Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

($ Millions)% change
Revenues ($M)$55,3719.9%
Profits ($M)$1,142.5020.3%
Assets ($M)$17,756.70-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$2,381.50-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues2.1%
Profits as % of Assets6.4%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity48%