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BK Joins Oatmeal Trend, Serves Quaker Oats

2011-08-25 Quaker Oats hit the quick-serve market Monday with Burger King’s addition of Quaker Oatmeal to its breakfast menu.

Scholarships Awarded to Rising Restaurant Stars

2010-04-26 PepsiCo and the National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation named four winners. Learn their stories.

Pepsi To Discontinue Soft Drink Sales In School

2010-03-17 CSPI applauds PepsiCo's plans to start phasing out its sugary soft drinks from schools around the globe in January 2011. Coca-Cola will continue to sell its soft drink products until at least 2013.

Pepsi To Purchase California Franchised Bottler

2010-01-29 In attempts to expand the company's U.S. footprint, Pepsi Bottling Group Inc. plans to purchase the Pepsi-Cola Bottling Co. of Yuba City Inc. in northern California.

Media Company Reports on Super Bowl Coverage

2010-01-12 TNS Media Intelligence says that from 1990 thru 2009, the game generated $2.17 billion of network sales from a total of 210 different advertisers.

McLane Adds Former PepsiCo Exec As VP

2009-12-12 Scott Siers named vice president of business development for supply chain provider.

$1M Ad Campaign Fights HFCS's Bad Rep

2009-10-01 Center for Consumer Freedom stands up against 'blatant inaccuracies' against high fructose corn syrup.

Sbarro Recommits to Pepsi

2009-08-03 Renews contract with Pepsi to keep it as exclusive beverage supplier.

Pepsi Rivals Coke Solutions Portal

2009-05-13 A new Web site by Pepsi hopes to help operators through the recession.

PepsiCo Acquires Peruvian Snack Company

2009-04-17 The move coincides with the company's efforts to transform its snack portfolio.