(Sept. 26) Sysco Corp., Houston, on Sept. 25 announced its completed purchase of the foodservice division of Bunn Capitol Co., Springfield, Ill.

Sysco did not disclose the purchase price of the assets, but said it has acquired a business that distributes more than 8,000 fresh, frozen and packaged foods to customers throughout Illinois.

“The acquisition of (the division) will strengthen our presence in both the central Illinois and the St. Louis foodservice markets,” Sysco chairman, chief executive officer and president Richard J. Schnieders said in a news release.