Sysco’s Earth Plus Agave Straws are Affordable, Planet-friendly and Upcycled

Feb 21, 2024 9:15 AM ET
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Originally published on February 10, 2024

Have you tried Sysco’s Earth Plus Agave Straws?! We love that this bio-based straw is part of our One Planet. One Table. assortment and certified by the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI)! Our customers love that it is affordable, planet-friendly, and holds its structure in hot and cold beverages! Upcycled from residual agave fibers leftover from tequila production, these straws not only mimic the feel and texture of plastic straws with incredible strength and durability, they're also commercially compostable in just 90 days.

Good for business and the environment! Try them today and see why everyone loves them!

Learn more about One Planet. One Table. and shop our sustainable assortment:

About Sysco

Sysco is the global leader in selling, marketing and distributing food products to restaurants, healthcare and educational facilities, lodging establishments and other customers who prepare meals away from home. Its family of products also includes equipment and supplies for the foodservice and hospitality industries. With more than 72,000 colleagues, the company operates 334 distribution facilities worldwide and serves approximately 725,000 customer locations. For fiscal year 2023 that ended July 1, 2023, the company generated sales of more than $76 billion. Information about our Sustainability program, including Sysco’s 2022 Sustainability Report and 2022 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report, can be found at

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