SYSCO Up & Running in Texas

    Industry News | September 16, 2008
    SYSCO Corporation (NYSE:SYY - News) announced today that, with the help of its operating companies across North America and its Houston associates, it is operating at full capacity in the Texas region and delivering food to hospitals, relief agencies, and customers.

    "I am gratified by the selfless loyalty of our associates across the SYSCO family, especially those in Southeast Texas who left behind difficulties of their own to provide critical service to our customers," says Rick Schnieders, SYSCO's chairman and CEO.

    "Our thanks go out to Keith Miller and his team at our Houston operating company and to Sandra Carson at the corporate office, and we pass along their thanks for the support of so many other SYSCO associates that are helping deliver food to those in need," says Ken Spitler, SYSCO's president and COO.

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