| Jan 12, 2015
| 2:30 AM
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| Jan 8, 2015
| 11:50 AM
ATLANTA Coca-Cola says it will cut between 1,600 and 1,800 jobs in coming months to trim costs.
The world's biggest beverage maker says it began notifying workers in the U.S. and some international locations Thursday. It said job types are across all...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 10:13 AM
Kraft is having Chairman John Cahill take over the CEO role later this month as the food maker vows to speed up changes following poor results.
News of the surprise change, which includes the retirement of CEO Tony Vernon, 58, sent Kraft shares up...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 2:55 PM
PepsiCo has started cutting jobs in Chicago, the latest step in a long-running effort to trim costs as demand softens for some of its soft drinks and snacks.
The eliminated positions come from a variety of levels and appear to account for a sizable...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:51 AM
Los niños y los adolescentes están viendo menos avisos de bebidas azucaradas en televisión, pero siguen siendo un objetivo de los especialistas en marketing a través de otros medios, como la publicidad indirecta y los medios sociales, halló un reporte...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Drink companies spent $866 million to advertise sugary drinks last year, with much of that marketing aimed squarely at children and teens, a Yale University research center says in a new report.
"Despite promises by major beverage companies to be part...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 11:13 AM
PepsiCo Inc. is going natural as Americans lose their taste for traditional cola.
The Purchase, N.Y., beverage giant said it’s debuting a new soda with no artificial sweeteners or high-fructose corn syrup. Instead, Pepsi True contains real sugar...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 11:03 AM
NUEVA YORK - PepsiCo va a presentar un producto por primera vez exclusivamente en Amazon.com en un intento del fabricante de refrescos y aperitivos de expandir su huella en el comercio electrónico.
El producto, un refresco endulzado de forma natural...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Dawn Hudson, who rose though the Pepsi ranks to become chief executive of the beverage giant's North American beverage operations, will become the chief marketing officer of the National Football League, and in doing so will take on a singular assignment:...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:48 AM
NEW YORK -- More than half of Americans believe that brands should drop their sponsorship deals with the National Football League over its handling of players accused of domestic violence, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.
Among those surveyed, 30...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 11:56 AM
D.W. Hunter, the great grandson of Anna Short Harrington, the woman who became "Aunt Jemima," has filed a class action lawsuit against PepsiCo Inc., its subsidiary Quaker Oats Co., Pinnacle Foods and its onetime suitor, Hillshire Brands Co., on behalf...