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Today, Britvic posted a 3% dip in sales in its full-year results as profits rose. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance by category and region in the 52-weeks to 27 September.
In a developed market where the top two players account for over two-thirds of total volumes, smaller players would be forgiven for thinking they had far less to go at, compared to in the newer, emerging markets. But, present size is not relative to future growth potential, as one analyst has explored this week.
Setting an ambitious target and just failing to meet it is surely better than settling for an easy one and romping home with time to spare but, Ben Cooper writes, when setting stretching sustainability targets, companies risk having to admit failure and are judged harshly when they do.
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.
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.
Here's a round-up of this week's top stories in the global soft drinks & bottled water categories. We also have similar round-ups for beer & cider and spirits & wine.
The Coca-Cola Co is worst-placed among soft drinks companies to deal with consumers' and regulators' concerns about sugared drinks globally, an analyst has warned.
PepsiCo has taken its AMP Energy brand into the growing world of e-sports and gaming for the first time through a link-up with live streaming platform Twitch.
PepsiCo is to roll out a new global emoji marketing campaign for Pepsi that includes a series of five-second TV ads.
A spokesperson for PepsiCo has confirmed to just-drinks the appointment of a new SVP & global chief information officer at the company.
PepsiCo has launched a new line of flavoured sparkling waters as it continues to innovate outside of soda.
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi has outlined the company's plans to capitalise on growing health and wellness trends.
PepsiCo has reported a lift in sales and operating profits for its North America Beverages (NAB) division, though group sales and profits were down.
Pepsi Bottling Ventures has consolidated two of its facilities in North Carolina into a new site in Harrisburg.
PepsiCo has confirmed the launch of its latest "craft" soda, Pepsi-Cola 1893.
PepsiCo is to launch its Mountain Dew Black Label brand across the US following trials at college campuses.
PepsiCo has promoted the CEO of its North America Beverages unit to head up its total North America operations, prompting one analyst to suggest that he could be in line to take over as group CEO.
PepsiCo has made its first move into cold-pressed juice in the US, with the launch of five products under its Naked brand.
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi received a 17.6% pay increase in 2015, as she hit targets outlined to shareholders.
PepsiCo has launched a yerba mate version of its Brisk iced tea brand.
PepsiCo has appointed the chairman of media company NBCUniversal International Group, Cesar Conde, to its board as an independent member.
PepsiCo has expanded the launch of 7UP Free Mojito across Europe.
Refresco Gerber has lined up the purchase of a PepsiCo-owned bottling plant in Germany.
PepsiCo has released a lower-calorie version of its AMP Energy product with added vitamin C, in the US.
PepsiCo has launched a global TV ad for its Pepsi brand as it completes its first year of a major European soccer sponsorship deal
PepsiCo is to nudge Pepsi into the New York limelight with a cocktail bar in the city, dedicated to the taste of the kola nut.
Illinois soft drinks maker Cool Mountain Beverages has launched a new 'craft' soda, Chicago Draft Style Ginger Ale.
The drinks industry could do more to benefit from new technology.
The soft drinks world is abuzz today over what an executive shake-up at PepsiCo might mean to on-going speculation over CEO Indra Nooyi's successor.
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