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PepsiCo's Q1 2017 results - Preview

On Wednesday, PepsiCo will release its first quarter results for 2017. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in...

Soft drinks is losing the recycling game

A recent report from Greenpeace has condemned the world's largest soft drinks producers for not doing enough to address ocean pollution caus...

One of the older flavours in the soft drinks market has become one of the category's hottest new trends. Ginger is spicing things up with a wave of new product innovation sweeping through non-alcoholic beverages, from carbonated soft drinks and energy drinks to plant waters, healthful shots, and beyond.

Ian Shackleton | 24 Mar 2017

In his latest commentary for just-drinks, former drinks analyst Ian Shackleton heads to Brazil to look at 3G's burned fingers, the future worries for Anheuser-Busch InBev and Britvic's samba moves.

Ian Shackleton | 15 Feb 2017

In his latest commentary for just-drinks, former drinks analyst Ian Shackleton considers the tobacco model for drinks companies. He also gives us his tip of the stock to watch in 2017.

Andy Morton | 2 Feb 2017

The 51st Super Bowl kicks off on Sunday, and once again beverage companies are among the top spenders in the gaps during the game.

Latest Interviews

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.

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

Andy Morton | 26 May 2017

PepsiCo is to sell its stake in its UK & Ireland distributor, Britvic, as it continues cost-cutting measures.

Andy Morton | 15 May 2017

PepsiCo has launched a limited-edition Mountain Dew that combines three of the brands most popular flavours.

Lucy Britner | 11 May 2017

PepsiCo has lined up a cinnamon-flavoured limited edition cola under its Pepsi brand. Pepsi Fire will be available throughout the US for an eight-week period.

Lucy Britner | 11 May 2017

PepsiCo has signed a partnership with online and mobile commerce giant Alibaba Group as it looks to develop its e-commerce capabilities in China. 

Lucy Britner | 4 May 2017

PepsiCo has opened its fourth concentrates plant in Asia as it looks to ramp up healthier beverage options in the Asia Pacific market. 

Andy Morton | 3 May 2017

PepsiCo has expanded the launch of its "next generation" Lemon Lemon soda to Western Europe.

Andy Morton | 26 Apr 2017

PepsiCo's North America drinks unit, North American Beverages, has posted a Q1 sales and profits jump despite a slight fall in volumes.

Andy Morton | 12 Apr 2017

PepsiCo is offering a EUR100,000 (US$106,000) prize to help uncover Europe's next big idea in nutrition.

Lucy Britner | 10 Apr 2017

PepsiCo has created a 'Label Series' for its Mtn Dew brand.

Lucy Britner | 6 Apr 2017

PepsiCo has apologised for its latest Pepsi advert after the campaign was attacked for appearing to make light of protest marches.

Andy Morton | 4 Apr 2017

The Coca-Cola Co has ended PepsiCo's almost two-decade sponsorship of Major League Baseball in the US.

Lucy Britner | 23 Mar 2017

PepsiCo has lined up the launch of its Tropicana Essentials range in India as the company looks to expand its "nutrition" portfolio in the country.

Olly Wehring | 22 Mar 2017

Britvic, PepsiCo’s soft drinks agent in the UK, has announced details of a flavoured variant of the US company’s Pepsi Max CSD brand.

Lucy Britner | 10 Mar 2017

Bottled water has become the biggest selling packaged beverage by volume in the US for the first time, according to recently-released research.

PepsiCo has countered the latest claims that its use of water in Kerala is contributing to a drought in the Indian state.

Andy Morton | 3 Mar 2017

PepsiCo has unveiled two "next generation" carbonated soft drinks as it continues to tweak its portfolio to target health-conscious consumers.

Lucy Britner | 2 Mar 2017

PepsiCo has lined up two new flavours for its 1893 Cola brand. 

Andy Morton | 1 Mar 2017

The Indian Beverage Association has said it is "deeply disappointed" by a call for a boycott in southern India that includes The Coca-Cola Co and PepsiCo brands.

Andy Morton | 22 Feb 2017

PepsiCo has agreed to make changes to its Naked Juice labels in the US after settling a court battle over the brand's nutritional content.

Lucy Britner | 16 Feb 2017

The election of Donald Trump in the US and the UK's decision to leave the European Union are unlikely to have any material effect on PepsiCo, according to the group's CEO.

Lucy Britner | 15 Feb 2017

PepsiCo's North America Beverages (NAB) unit has reported an increase in sales and profits in both its fourth quarter and full year.

Andy Morton | 14 Feb 2017

On Wednesday, PepsiCo will release its results for the fourth quarter - and full year - of 2016. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the three months to the end of December:

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 31 Mar 2016

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.

Andy Morton | 21 Mar 2016

PepsiCo has unveiled footage of its upcoming soda, Pepsi 1893.

Company research

Pepsi-Cola Egypt / Alkan Bugshan in Soft Drinks (Egypt)

Pepsi-Cola Egypt / Alkan Bugshan in Soft Drinks (Egypt)

Pepsi-Cola Egypt provides a range of soft drinks in the country, especially in carbonates, bottled water, mixers and tonic water....

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PepsiCo Inc in Soft Drinks (USA)

PepsiCo Inc in Soft Drinks (USA)

PepsiCo envisions a continued focus on what it has coined “Performance with Purpose”. Through this focus, PepsiCo is looking to improve and expand its product portfolio with nutritional products to me...

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Energy Drinks in Canada

Energy Drinks in Canada

Energy Drinks in Canada industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, market size (value and volume 2011-15, and forecast to 2020). The p...

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