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 […]

PepsiCo unveils new mobile-enabled hydration platform

USA – PepsiCo has launched a new, mobile-enabled hydration platform to help consumers keep track of their hydration levels while enjoying their favorite drinks and beverages. The platform helps to address the growing need for […]

PepsiCo appoints Steven Williams CEO of PepsiCo Foods North America

USA – PepsiCo has appointed Steven Williams to the role of chief executive officer of PepsiCo Foods North America (PFNA), effective immediately Steven who is currently senior vice president and chief commercial officer for Frito-Lay’s […]

PepsiCo appoints Paula Santilli as Chief Executive Officer for Latin America

USA – PepsiCo has appointed Paula Santilli as Chief Executive Officer, Latin America, reporting to PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Ramon Laguarta. Santilli, who is currently President of PepsiCo Mexico Foods (PMF) succeeds Laxman Narasimhan, who […]

Zimbabwe’s Varun Beverages eyes agro-processing to bolster exports

ZIMBABWE – Varun Beverages Zimbabwe (Pvt) Limited, franchise bottler of PepsiCo in the contra, has unveiled plans of possibly diversifying its operations to include agro-processing lines as it seeks to improve the exports. Krishnan Shankar, […]

Pepsi to launch industry’s first nitrogen-infused cola drink, Nitro Pepsi

USA – Beverage giant, Pepsi is set to launch a nitrogen-infused version of its trademark soda dubbed Nitro Pepsi, to delight consumers don’t prefer carbonation of their soft drinks. The new drink will be available […]