SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 16, 2017
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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On September 15, 2017, Sysco Corporation (Sysco or the Company) filed a Current Report on Form 8-K (the Prior Report) reporting the appointment of Sheila G. Talton to the Board of Directors (the Board) of the Company. The Prior Report did not include information regarding the committees of the Companys Board on which Ms. Talton would serve, because the information was unavailable at that time. Pursuant to Instruction 2 to Item 5.02 of Form 8-K, this Form 8-K/A is being filed for the purpose of providing that information.
SECTION 5 CORPORATE GOVERNANCE AND MANAGEMENT
|ITEM 5.02||DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS.|
(d) On November 16, 2017, the Board appointed Sheila G. Talton to serve on the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and the Corporate Social Responsibility Committee of the Board, effective as of such date.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Sysco Corporation has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: November 17, 2017||By:||/s/ Russell T. Libby|
|Russell T. Libby|
Executive Vice President, Administration and