HOUSTON, Jan. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY) today announced it has recently completed the acquisition of the following independent foodservice companies:
- Appert's Foodservice, a full-service broadline distributor based in St. Cloud, Minn.
- Buchy Food Service, a full-service broadline distributor based in Greenville, Ohio
- Central Seafood Company, a seafood supplier based in Orlando, Fla.
- Distagro, the foodservice division for Montreal, Quebec-based grocery retailer, Metro Richelieu Inc.
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