More on Sysco's (SYY) FQ3: The food services heavyweight says adverse economic and weather...

|About: Sysco Corporation (SYY)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Sysco's (SYY) FQ3: The food services heavyweight says adverse economic and weather conditions negatively affected consumers' willingness to eat out during the quarter, hurting sales and operating earnings. Food cost inflation was 2.4% (reflecting higher produce and poultry prices) versus 2.5% in FQ2 and 5.5% during the same period last year. (PR)