Sysco Declares Quarterly Dividend Payment

Sysco Declares Quarterly Dividend Payment

HOUSTON, May 23, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sysco Corporation (NYSE:SYY)
announced today that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash
dividend of $0.29 per share, payable on July 25, 2014, to common shareholders
of record at the close of business on July 3, 2014.

About Sysco

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food
products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging
establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. Its
family of products also includes equipment and supplies for the foodservice
and hospitality industries. The company operates 193 distribution facilities
serving approximately 425,000 customers. For Fiscal Year 2013 that ended June
29, 2013, the company generated sales of more than $44 billion. For more
information, visit www.sysco.com or connect with Sysco on Facebook at
www.facebook.com/SyscoCorporation or Twitter at www.twitter.com/Sysco. For
important news regarding Sysco, visit the Investor Relations portion of the
company's Internet home page at www.sysco.com/investors, follow us at
www.twitter.com/SyscoStock and download the Sysco IR App, available on the
iTunes App Store and the Google Play Market. In addition, investors should
also continue to review our press releases and filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission. It is possible that the information we disclose through
any of these channels of distribution could be deemed to be material
information.

CONTACT: For more information contact:
         Shannon Mutschler
         Senior Director, Investor Relations
         T 281-584-1439
        
         Charley Wilson
         Vice President, Corporate Communications
         T 281-584-2423

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