EX-32.1 10 syy-20120929ex321dc8b55.htm EX-32.1 32.1 CEO Certification Pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002

Exhibit 32.1

 

 

CERTIFICATION PURSUANT TO SECTION 906 OF THE

SARBANES-OXLEY ACT OF 2002

 

 

 

I, William J. DeLaney,  President and Chief Executive Officer, of Sysco Corporation (the company), certify, pursuant to 18 U.S.C. Section 1350, as adopted pursuant to Section 906 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, that, to the best of my knowledge:

 

1.

The company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the fiscal quarter ended September 29, 2012 (Quarterly Report) fully complies with the requirements of Section 13(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934; and

 

2.

All of the information contained in the Quarterly Report fairly presents, in all material respects, the financial condition and results of operations of the company.

 

Date:  November 5, 2012

 

                                                                                    /s/ WILLIAM J. DELANEY

                                                                                    William J. DeLaney

                                                                                    President and Chief Executive Officer