Report Summary

  • 34

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    54% of other websites

  • 96

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 92% of websites

  • 83

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    65% of websites

  • 82

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    52% of websites

sysco.ca

Sysco Canada - Food Service, Distributors & Wholesalers

Page Load Speed

1.2 sec in total

First Response

84 ms

Resources Loaded

909 ms

Page Rendered

169 ms

sysco.ca screenshot

About Website

Click here to check amazing Sysco content for Canada. Otherwise, check out these important facts you probably never knew about sysco.ca

Sysco Canada is a leader among Canadian food distributors and food wholesalers, and a passionate business partner for customers in the food service industry.

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Key Findings

We analyzed Sysco.ca page load time and found that the first response time was 84 ms and then it took 1.1 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

sysco.ca performance score

34

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value3.2 s

42/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value6.1 s

12/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value6.4 s

40/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value1,120 ms

23/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0.03

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value14.1 s

9/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

sysco.ca

84 ms

canada

24 ms

home.cfm

280 ms

main_2.css

67 ms

banner-rotator.css

102 ms

Our browser made a total of 40 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 80% of them (32 requests) were addressed to the original Sysco.ca, 5% (2 requests) were made to Static.xx.fbcdn.net and 5% (2 requests) were made to Google-analytics.com. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (280 ms) belongs to the original domain Sysco.ca.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 273.6 kB (16%)

Content Size

1.8 MB

After Optimization

1.5 MB

In fact, the total size of Sysco.ca main page is 1.8 MB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 30% of websites need less resources to load. Images take 1.4 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-81%

Potential reduce by 37.5 kB

  • Original 46.5 kB
  • After minification 42.5 kB
  • After compression 9.0 kB

HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 37.5 kB or 81% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-2%

Potential reduce by 25.1 kB

  • Original 1.4 MB
  • After minification 1.3 MB

Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Sysco images are well optimized though.

JavaScript Optimization

-56%

Potential reduce by 175.9 kB

  • Original 315.1 kB
  • After minification 314.6 kB
  • After compression 139.2 kB

It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 175.9 kB or 56% of the original size.

CSS Optimization

-84%

Potential reduce by 35.0 kB

  • Original 41.8 kB
  • After minification 33.2 kB
  • After compression 6.8 kB

CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Sysco.ca needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 35.0 kB or 84% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

Number of requests can be reduced by 11 (31%)

Requests Now

36

After Optimization

25

The browser has sent 36 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Sysco. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 5 to 1 for JavaScripts and as a result speed up the page load time.

Accessibility Review

sysco.ca accessibility score

96

Accessibility Issues

Contrast

These are opportunities to improve the legibility of your content.

Impact

Issue

High

Background and foreground colors do not have a sufficient contrast ratio.

Navigation

These are opportunities to improve keyboard navigation in your application.

Impact

Issue

High

Heading elements are not in a sequentially-descending order

Best Practices

sysco.ca best practices score

83

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

High

Includes front-end JavaScript libraries with known security vulnerabilities

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

General

Impact

Issue

Low

Detected JavaScript libraries

High

Page has valid source maps

SEO Factors

sysco.ca SEO score

82

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Content Best Practices

Format your HTML in a way that enables crawlers to better understand your app’s content.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have descriptive text

Crawling and Indexing

To appear in search results, crawlers need access to your app.

Impact

Issue

High

Links are not crawlable

Mobile Friendly

Make sure your pages are mobile friendly so users don’t have to pinch or zoom in order to read the content pages. [Learn more](https://developers.google.com/search/mobile-sites/).

Impact

Issue

High

Document uses legible font sizes

High

Tap targets are not sized appropriately

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Sysco.ca can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Sysco.ca main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Sysco. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks: