Subject: Third Quarter 2000 Earnings

Conference Call: 10:00 a.m. (eastern daylight time) -- call in five
minutes prior to start of call

Phone: 888-218-0204 -- U.S. dial in
001-303-262-2211 -- International dial in

Reservation Number: 767337

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Questions: John Bierbaum, Chief Financial Officer of
PepsiAmericas, Inc., 612-661-3830.