PepsiCo to use 100% renewable electricity for its US operations

USA – PepsiCo has unveiled plans of using 100% renewable energy for its US direct operations this year as part of the company’s progress towards switching to renewable electricity across its global operations. According to […]

Winning with purpose: PepsiCo expands convenient foods and beverage offerings

USA – PepsiCo, the American food and beverage giant behind the Frito-Lay, Gatorade, Pepsi-Cola, Quaker and Tropicana brands has popped into the new year with multiple launches across some of its leading food and beverage […]

PepsiCo acquires majority stake in Ethiopian Crisps processing company Senselet

ETHIOPIA – PepsiCo, one of the world’s leading food and beverage companies has acquired majority stake in Senselet Food Processing Plc in Ethiopia from Veris Investments, a growing and influential investment company, who will maintain […]

PepsiCo to acquire US better-for-you snacks maker BFY Brands

USA – PepsiCo has entered into an agreement to acquire PopCorners and Rice Rounds snacks maker BFY Brands as the company seeks to expand its snacking portfolio. BFY produces the better-for-you snacks at it manufacturing […]

PepsiCo Australia switches to canola oil to reduce saturated fats content in Snacks

AUSTRALIA – PepsiCo has announced that it has changed the cooking oil for majority of its snack brands in Australian to canola oil, in a move aimed at reducing the saturated fat content in Doritos, […]

PepsiCo and CARE partner with Egypt to launch US$3.7m women focused agricultural program

EGYPT – The Ministry of Social Solidarity in Egypt in partnership with PepsiCo Egypt and CARE Egypt have inked a partnership protocol to launch the She Feeds the World (SFtW) program with a US$3.7m investment […]

Seven-Up Bottling plc launches Lipton Ice Tea in Nigeria, increasing competitive edge

NIGERIA – Seven-Up Bottling Company Plc (“SBC”), the bottler of PepsiCo brands of soft drinks in the Nigeria has launched Lipton Ice Tea following the revived partnership between Soft drink giant PepsiCo and Fast-Moving Consumer […]

Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr Pepper join forces on plastics recycling initiative

USA – Leading soft beverage companies, The Coca-Cola Company, PepsiCo and Keurig Dr Pepper have teamed up under a new plastic recycling initiative dubbed ‘Every Bottle Back’ that seeks to reduce plastic waste pollution. Spearheaded […]

Refresco forms strategic partnership with PepsiCo in Spain

SPAIN – Soft drinks bottler, Refresco has reached a strategic agreement with PepsiCo for the production of part of the PepsiCo beverages in Spain, effective 1st November 2019.  Under the agreement, PepsiCo will transfer two […]

The PepsiCo Foundation and The Recycling Partnership raise $25m for US recycling

USA – The PepsiCo Foundation, the philanthropic arm of food and beverage PepsiCo Inc., in collaboration with The Recycling Partnership have raised US$25 million to accelerate their plastic recycling efforts in the US. In July […]