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Comment - Tesco’s Random Attack on Soft Drinks

This month, Drinksinfo's Ray Rowlands looks at UK supermarket chain Tesco's decision to pull certain soft drinks brands from its shelves....

No diet woes for Coca-Cola Enterprises - On Call

Europe has not seen the same dip in consumer interest in diet soft drinks as the US, according to Coca-Cola Enterprises....


What lies ahead for PepsiCo in tough H2?

Andy Morton | 13 Jul 2015

You can't argue with Indra Nooyi's logic. As her company released first-half results last week, the PepsiCo CEO described a decision to create a combined Latin America food and beverage unit as a “clean-up”.


PepsiCo to put aspartame Diet Pepsi online

Andy Morton | 10 Jul 2015

PepsiCo's CEO, Indra Nooyi, has said Diet Pepsi with aspartame will continue to be available to US consumers online, despite an earlier pledge to replace the artificial sweetener.


Comment - Soda Making is a Craft

Ray Rowlands | 8 Jul 2015

Ray Rowlands of Drinksinfo Ltd takes a crafty look at what PepsiCo is doing in its attempt to reverse the downward trend in the US soda market.


just The Preview - PepsiCo's Q2 & H1

Andy Morton | 7 Jul 2015

PepsiCo will report its first-half results on Thursday. Here, just-drinks takes a look at the group's highs and lows in beverages for the three months to the end of June:

Latest Interviews

Interview - PepsiCo chief scientific officer, Pt 2

Olly Wehring | 22 Jul 2014

Last week, we published the first part of our interview with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo and head of global research & development. Here, in the second and final part, Dr Khan gives us a tour of the inner workings of PepsiCo's R&D approach and defines success and failure for his department.


Interview - PepsiCo chief scientific officer

Olly Wehring | 10 Jul 2014

Late last month, editor Olly Wehring spoke with Dr Mehmood Khan, chief scientific officer at PepsiCo. In part one of this interview, Khan discusses the changing role of Research & Development in recent years, and where R&D sits in the company's armoury for growth.

Latest News

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just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

Andy Morton | 17 Jul 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.


PepsiCo ramps up dividend payout

Andy Morton | 17 Jul 2015

PepsiCo's next quarterly dividend will be a 7% rise on the same period last year, the company has announced.


Heineken opens US$60m Myanmar brewery

Richard Woodard | 13 Jul 2015

Heineken has opened a US$60m brewery in Myanmar as part of a joint venture with local operator Alliance Brewery Company.


just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

Andy Morton | 10 Jul 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.


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Olly Wehring | 10 Jul 2015

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PepsiCo posts H1 Americas beverage rise

Andy Morton | 9 Jul 2015

PepsiCo's Americas beverages unit has posted an increase in first-half sales and profits despite an overall slump for the snacks and drinks maker.


DPSG targets US Hispanic market

Andy Morton | 18 Jun 2015

Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPSG) is upping its focus on Hispanic consumers in the US as other soft drinks makers also target the demographic.


just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

Olly Wehring | 12 Jun 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.


PepsiCo teams up with Champions League

Andy Morton | 9 Jun 2015

PepsiCo is to back another high-level sports event after agreeing a sponsorship deal with the UEFA Champions League.


NPD - PepsiCo's Stubborn Soda

Andy Morton | 5 Jun 2015

PepsiCo is to launch a new range of “craft” sodas into the US foodservice channel as it ups its focus on smaller-scale brands.


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PepsiCo CEO makes Forbes Powerful Women list

Lucy Britner | 27 May 2015

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi is the only woman from the beverage industry to make the Forbes World's 100 Most Powerful Women list.


Tingyi's Q1 beverage profits plunge

Andy Morton | 27 May 2015

Tingyi's Q1 beverage profits have dropped by almost half as sales for PepsiCo's Chinese partner continue to slide.


just the week in - Soft Drinks & Bottled Water

Olly Wehring | 22 May 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global soft drinks & bottled water category. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and spirits & wine.


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Olly Wehring | 22 May 2015

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NPD: PepsiCo's Pepsi Limon

Andy Morton | 21 May 2015

PepsiCo has launched a new Pepsi flavour in the US that targets Hispanics.


Focus - Britvic's Q2 & H1 Performance

Andy Morton | 20 May 2015

Britvic posted a rise in sales in its first-half results today (21 May). Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by category and region in the 28-week period.

Latest blogs

New Coke - the movie

Andy Morton | 11 May 2015

Hot on the heels of Kidnapping Mr Heineken comes news of another explosive episode in beverage history set for the Hollywood treatment.


US lacks bottle for craft soda revolution

Andy Morton | 17 Oct 2014

PepsiCo created a stir last week with the news it is testing a product called Caleb's Kola, with some in the media claiming it was the beginning of a new “craft soda” category.

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