Sysco and iFoodDS to Explore Flexible Network Solutions for FSMA 204 Food Traceability Rule Compliance

December 19, 2023 iFoodDS

Sysco Corporation, and iFoodDS announced a proof-of-concept project to explore solutions that enable Sysco and its diverse supplier base to capture, store, and share data required by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) 204 Food Traceability Rule.

Blue Star Foods Signed 2-Year Bid Award Purchase Agreement with Sysco Corporation

November 15, 2023 Blue Star Foods

Blue Star Foods Corp. announced a recently signed a 2-year bid award purchase agreement with Sysco Corporation. The Bid Award Purchase Agreement is effective starting immediately, and is for purchase of Blue Star’s award-winning brands, such as Blue Star, Pacifika and Good Stuff.

Hearn Kirkwood Issues Safety Alert on Undeclared Soy and Milk in Various Croissant Sandwiches

November 9, 2023 Hearn Kirkwood

Hearn Kirkwood of Jessup, Md., is issuing a voluntary recall of 5,895 clamshell containers of various Croissant Sandwiches because its labeling did not identify the following allergens in the product: soy and milk. People with an allergy or severe sensitivity to these allergens run the risk of a serious or life-threatening allergic reaction if they consume this product. Customers with allergies or sensitivities to soy or milk should discard the product.

Sysco Announces Plans to Acquire Leading Equipment & Supplies Distributor Edward Don & Company

October 12, 2023 Sysco

Sysco Corporation announced it has agreed to acquire Edward Don & Company (DON), a leading distributor of foodservice equipment, supplies, and disposables based in Chicago, IL. Founded in 1921, DON generates approximately $1.3 billion in annual revenue, servicing a broad range of restaurant, foodservice, and other customers across the United States.

Sysco and Certified Angus Beef Announce Partnership to Enhance Animal Welfare and Beef Sustainability

August 9, 2023 Certified Angus Beef

Sysco, the global leader in foodservice distribution, and Certified Angus Beef, the renowned brand known for its commitment to quality beef, are pleased to announce a strategic partnership aimed at promoting animal welfare and beef sustainability. The collaboration will focus on providing Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) training to 1,000 farmers and ranchers through nine training events between August 2023 and June 2024.