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How indulgence could be CSDs' saviour

Carbonated soft drink producers seem to be fighting a losing battle when it comes to sugar. Reformulating drinks with no- or low-calorie swe...

How sustainability can connect with consumers

In late-July, Coca-Cola European Partners unveiled an increased 2020 target for recycled content in its plastic bottles in the UK. just-drin...

Ben Cooper | 3 Jul 2017

Last month, Donald Trump followed through on his campaign pledge to pull the US out of the Paris climate accord. Ben Cooper looks at how the drinks sector has responded and what US withdrawal means, both for global efforts to address climate change and for multinational beverage corporations.

Richard Corbett | 28 Jun 2017

This month, soft drinks commentator Richard Corbett takes a look at Vita Coco, the market-leading coconut water brand that is reportedly in PepsiCo's sights.

Ben Cooper | 5 Jun 2017

The pursuit of happiness may conjure up notions of carefree abandon, but it has become a serious business. Ben Cooper examines how positive psychology - a field of psychological study focused on happiness that has emerged over the past two decades - is in tune with key consumer trends and is proving an effective framework for new approaches to brand marketing.

Lucy Britner | 24 Apr 2017

On Wednesday, PepsiCo will release its first quarter results for 2017. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the three months to 25 March.

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 | 15 Sep 2017

PepsiCo’s Mountain Dew has teamed up with Microsoft to launch an online auction that gives consumers the chance to win the new X-Box.

Lucy Britner | 8 Sep 2017

PepsiCo has lined up a deal with television network AMC to produce an augmented reality app in the US for its Mountain Dew brand.

Andy Morton | 29 Aug 2017

PepsiCo has launched an organic version of its Amp Energy energy drink brand, which it claims simplifies the category by containing just five ingredients.

Andy Morton | 23 Aug 2017

Soft drinks producers in Singapore are to reduce their sugar content after agreeing a deal with the city-state's government.

Andy Morton | 22 Aug 2017

Alcohol delivery channels continue to expand in the US as a restaurant chain launches a craft beer online ordering platform.

Andy Morton | 22 Aug 2017

A PepsiCo tie-up in the US with the National Football League (NFL) aims to "gamify" the sports-viewing experience, the company has said.

Andy Morton | 17 Aug 2017

A high-level business forum set up by US president Donald Trump, and including PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi, has disbanded, saying intolerance has "absolutely no place in this country".

Andy Morton | 15 Aug 2017

PepsiCo has launched its first new KeVita flavours since buying the Kombucha producer last year.

Lucy Britner | 10 Aug 2017

Indian PepsiCo franchisee Varun Beverages has confirmed plans to acquire additional PepsiCo territory in the country.

Andy Morton | 31 Jul 2017

PepsiCo has pledged to address low recycling rates in the US in a new partnership with a non-profit group.

Andy Morton | 31 Jul 2017

Molson Coors has teamed up with PepsiCo in the UK to offers bar snacks as part of its on-premise delivery service.

Lucy Britner | 20 Jul 2017

PepsiCo has appointed the CEO of its Europe Sub-Saharan Africa (ESSA) business to the role of president, PepsiCo. 

Andy Morton | 17 Jul 2017

PepsiCo has teamed up with The Hershey Co to launch a two-story beverage outlet at Hersheypark, the confectionery giant’s 110-year-old theme park.

Andy Morton | 12 Jul 2017

PepsiCo’s CEO has said e-commerce will become a 100%-impulse channel as technology improves click-and-collect services.

Andy Morton | 11 Jul 2017

PepsiCo's global beverage volumes declined slightly in the first half of the year as its US drinks unit posted a slight rise in sales and profits.

Lucy Britner | 10 Jul 2017

PepsiCo will announce its second-quarter 2017 results tomorrow. Here, just-drinks takes a closer look at the company's performance in the three months to 17 June. 

Andy Morton | 7 Jul 2017

Political upheaval around the world, including Brexit and the rise of Donald Trump, have pushed mergers and acquisitions in the FMCG area to their lowest levels for five years, a new report has said.

Andy Morton | 22 Jun 2017

Foreign-owned juice brands in China are losing out as domestic rivals prove more adept at premiumising, a new report has said.

Lucy Britner | 15 Jun 2017

Tapped Birch Water owner Nature On Tap has received a financial boost from PepsiCo as it joins the group's Europe-wide Nutrition Greenhouse programme.

Lucy Britner | 8 Jun 2017

PepsiCo has said the next wave of Lifewtr labels will feature women in the arts. 

Andy Morton | 7 Jun 2017

The Coca-Cola Co's namesake product has arrested its slide down a list of the world's most valuable brands after dropping out of the top ten last year.

Andy Morton | 30 May 2017

PepsiCo has declined to comment on a report it is preparing a takeover bid for coconut water producer Vita Coco.

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

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