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How ready are soft drinks co's for UK sugar tax?

On 6 April, the UK will bring into effect the Soft Drinks Industry Levy. The so-called sugar tax comprises: GBP0.18 per litre if the drink...

The just-drinks Analyst returns

Our analyst returns! Ian Shackleton is back to give us his monthly consideration of the latest developments in the drinks industry from an i...


Richard Corbett | 24 May 2018

Our soft drinks commentator returns! This month, Richard Corbett considers the Deposit Return Scheme concept and flags why the soft drinks industry should welcome it with open arms.


Ben Cooper | 14 May 2018

A new report from US-based sustainability non-profit Ceres, which assesses the performance of 613 US-based publicly-traded corporations on a comprehensive range of sustainability criteria, reveals food and drinks to be among the most progressive and highest-achieving sectors. However, the research does not reflect well on the drinks sector specifically.


Ben Cooper | 1 Mar 2018

In his latest look at sustainability efforts across the drinks industry, sustainability expert Ben Cooper digs behind last month's headlines of the 'merger' of Keurig Green Mountain and Dr Pepper Snapple Group. What he discovers, from a sustainability perspective, makes for some challenging reading.


Ben Cooper | 13 Feb 2018

Earlier this month, just-drinks talked to Evian global brand director Patricia Oliva about the water brand's recent commitment to make all its bottles from recycled plastic by 2025. Here, sustainability editor Ben Cooper considers how Evian's move underlines the increased attention being focused on plastics recycling. Ben also flags up some other sustainability hotspots for the coming year.

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 | 24 May 2018

PepsiCo has hired country singer Dierks Bentley to front its latest activation for Pepsi as the brand ramps up its country-music associations.


Lucy Britner | 23 May 2018

Jersey sponsorship has helped push sponsor revenues for the National Basketball Association in the US over the US$1bn mark, according to new figures, with several drinks companies contributing to the pot.


Andy Morton | 21 May 2018

PepsiCo has launched the first ads in its Mountain Dew Kickstart tie-up with US actor and comedian Kevin Hart.


Andy Morton | 15 May 2018

PepsiCo has launched a range of limited-edition "retro" Pepsi cans featuring music stars including Michael Jackson and Britney Spears.


Andy Morton | 30 Apr 2018

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi has pledged to go "toe-to-toe" with The Coca-Cola Co, as the two soft drinks giants battle over share of North America's cola market.


Andy Morton | 30 Apr 2018

PepsiCo has launched Gatorade's first sport-specific product, Gatorade Football Energy.


Andy Morton | 26 Apr 2018

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi has said the company will boost investment in its core soda brands after Q1 sales and volumes at its North American Beverage unit dipped.


Andy Morton | 20 Apr 2018

PepsiCo’s new sparkling water Bubly is shaking up the US sparkling water category as the brand gets off to a strong start in the US, an analyst has said.


Stuart Todd | 5 Apr 2018

Declining sales in France have prompted PepsiCo to line up the sale of the sole French plant for its Tropicana fruit juice brand.


Andy Morton | 4 Apr 2018

PepsiCo is going back on a promise it made three years ago by relaunching Mountain Dew Baja Blast into the US grocery channel.


Andy Morton | 3 Apr 2018

PepsiCo has released the first ad featuring its new "face of Pepsi", baseball star Aaron Judge.


Andy Morton | 3 Apr 2018

PepsiCo is re-aligning its Propel Fitness Water with the Gatorade brand after admitting the sports nutrition beverage "lost its edge".


Andy Morton | 28 Mar 2018

Drinks companies operating in the UK that are already braced for next month's sugar tax are facing further disruption after the Government announced plans to introduce a bottle-deposit return system in England.


Andy Morton | 22 Mar 2018

PepsiCo has released its second Mountain Dew collaboration with comedy actor Danny McBride, who once again takes on the mantle of hopeless Nascar driver Dewey Rider.


Lucy Britner | 8 Mar 2018

PepsiCo has released a football-focused activation for its namesake CSD brand, as it looks to tap into the global popularity of the sport.


Andy Morton | 22 Feb 2018

PepsiCo has launched its reusable Drinkfinity bottle in the US and Europe as it expands the footprint of the pod-based drinking system.


Andy Morton | 16 Feb 2018

PepsiCo has signed comedian and Hollywood actor Kevin Hart to support its Mountain Dew Kickstart brand, offering fans the chance to sit beside him during the upcoming NBA playoffs.


Lucy Britner | 14 Feb 2018

The CEO of PepsiCo has said the company is taking steps to improve the performance of its North American Beverages unit. 


Andy Morton | 13 Feb 2018

PepsiCo has posted a slight rise in full-year 2017 group sales but beverages remained under pressure as volumes slid globally and in North America.


Lucy Britner | 8 Feb 2018

PepsiCo has officially launched a new range of flavoured sparkling waters, under the brand name Bubly, as it further commits to the water category. 


Olly Wehring | 6 Feb 2018

PepsiCo has added a further three years to its tie-up with Europe’s top soccer tournament, the UEFA Champions League.


Andy Morton | 2 Feb 2018

Companies including The Coca-Cola Co, PepsiCo, Heineken and Constellation Brands have joined forces to urge US President Donald Trump not to restrict aluminium imports to the country.

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.

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