PepsiCo accelerates plastic waste reduction efforts with new commitment

USA – Multinational soft beverage giant, PepsiCo has unveiled new sustainability target seeking to reduce 35% of virgin plastic content across its beverage portfolio by 2025. To achieve this, the company said it will be […]

PepsiCo to acquire 26% stake in China’s Natural Foods for US$131m

CHINA – PepsiCo has announced that it will acquire 26% stake in China’s second-largest natural health food company, Natural Food International for US$131 million. The US-based beverages and snacks giant will acquire issued ordinary shares […]

PepsiCo teams up with Lavazza to launch ready-to-drink iced coffee

UK – PepsiCo has formed a strategic partnership with coffee products manufacturer, Lavazza to launch ready-to-drink iced coffee in the UK. The collaboration will rollout Lavazza Iced Cappuccino this summer in a slimline can and […]

PepsiCo to use recyclable packaging for Bubly, Aquafina and Lifewtr brands

USA – PepsiCo has announced packaging changes for its water brands as it looks to enhance recycled packaging content used for its products. Its premium bottled water brand Lifewtr will use 100% recycled plastic bottles, […]

PepsiCo appoints Ram Krishnan as Chief Commercial Officer

USA – PepsiCo has appointed Ram Krishnan as new Chief Commercial Officer in charge of the food and beverage giant’s global operations. Ram is currently Chief Executive Officer, Greater China for PepsiCo and will continue […]

PepsiCo joins circular shopping platform Loop in reusable packaging pilot

USA – Food and beverages giant, PepsiCo has joined the grocery platform Loop launched by global recycling organisation, Terracycle to promote reusable packaging and reduce plastic waste. PepsiCo said it will be offering Paris consumers […]

PepsiCo to invest US$4 billion in Mexico in the next 2 years

MEXICO – PepsiCo Mexico has announced that it is investing US$4 billion to boost operational excellence in the country in the next 2 years. The investment will focus on strengthening our agricultural model, infrastructure, sustainability […]

PepsiCo Ventures to partner with emerging functional beverage brands

USA – PepsiCo Ventures, an investment arm looking to promote food and beverage startups that resonate with changing consumer tastes has said that it is eyeing partnerships with emerging brands that offer functional benefits to […]

PepsiCo names winner of first North American Nutrition Greenhouse program

USA – PepsiCo has announced Hapi Drinks, an Austin, Texas-based company as the winner of its inaugural North American Nutrition Greenhouse program. Hapi drinks which makes sugar-free drinks for kids was named the recipient of […]

Pepsi expands US flavor portfolio with three new citrus variants

USA – Pepsi has introduced three new citrus-forward variants in the US for the summer, expanding its flavor portfolio even as demand for great tasting beverages continue to rise. The new range comes in three […]