US Foods files IPO

US Foods files IPO

Supplier’s move comes 8 months after Sysco merger failed

US Foods Holding Corp. plans to raise $100 million in an initial public offering filed Tuesday, eight months after its failed merger with Sysco Corp.

The Rosemont, Ill.-based broadline supplier, which last year posted $23 billion in revenue, is owned by private-equity firms Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. and Clayton Dubilier & Rice. They acquired US Foods in 2007 from Dutch retailer Royal Ahold for $7.1 billion, and would maintain control of the company after the IPO, acc

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