Sysco-USF Merger: One Less Player in a Land of Giants

The proposed merger between Sysco and US Foods has significant implications for the longer term.

Readers who know me well know I was editor of a magazine covering foodservice distribution before I joined Food Management, and a number of them have called me in the weeks since Sysco announced its plan to acquire US Foods.  

Some can’t believe significant anti-trust issues won’t be raised over such a merger. Others are worried about the potential for price increases. To those in the supplier community, it brings a great sense of uneasiness: for them

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