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Tesla snags largest truck order yet — UPS wants 125 trucks

United Parcel Service announced on Tuesday it is buying 125 Tesla all-electric trucks, the largest known order so far and surpassing PepsiCo's order of 100 of the trucks.

Coke, Pepsi fund health groups... but fight them too: study

New York - Coca-Cola and Pepsi, the two major US soda giants, have given millions of dollars to health organizations while quietly fighting anti-obesity measures such as taxes on soft drinks, a new study shows.

PepsiCo accused of human rights violations

Global food giant PepsiCo has been accused of continuing human rights violations and anti-trade union practices in relation to factories in the Indian state of West Bengal.

Op-Ed: Campaign against Doritos and sustainable oil continues - update

Campaign group have released a new online advert to coincide with Doritos annual ‘Crash the Super Bowl’ commercial competition. This is part of the long running campaign against the company over rainforest destruction.

Peltz blasts PepsiCo again, seeks details on operations, strategy

Activist investor Nelson Peltz, who has been pushing PepsiCo Inc <PEP.N> to separate its beverage and snacks businesses, blasted the company yet again on Thursday and demanded answers on operational is...

Most investors in survey back Pepsi split; Buffett opposes

Investor Warren Buffett and some Wall Street fund managers are divided on activist Nelson Peltz's renewed proposal to split PepsiCo Inc's <PEP.N> robust snacks division from its beverage busi...

PepsiCo says won't spin off North America beverages

PepsiCo Inc <PEP.N>, rejecting a proposal by activist investor Nelson Peltz, said it had decided not to spin off its North-American beverage business, which posted another drop in sales in the fourth q...

Pepsi still contains high levels of carcinogen, group finds

A group, Center for Environmental Health (CEH), announced Wednesday that the caramel coloring used in Pepsi sold outside California still contains high levels of a carcinogen, 4-methylimidazole, even after PepsiCo said it would change its formula.

Pepsi drops Grammy-winner Lil Wayne over Emmett Till lyric outcry

Pepsi-Cola of North America severed ties with rapper Lil Wayne Friday after the rapper made a crude reference to 14-year-old slain civil rights martyr Emmett Till in a song.

Op-Ed: Pepsico's 'Naked Juice' to feel the pain after boycotting Prop 37

Naked Juice is the next company to feel the hurt, after their parent company, Pepsico, contributed $2.5 million against Proposition 37, the ballot initiative for mandatory GMO labeling in the recent elections.

PepsiCo 'quietly' alters Diet Pepsi sweetener, plans new campaign

PepsiCo is "quietly" changing the formula in its Diet Pepsi product. The company has been slowly rolling out the new Diet Pepsi for weeks now and will continue to do so for the near future. The company plans to launch a new ad campaign next month.

New caffeinated Cracker Jacks variety sparks controversy

Frito-Lay is introducing a new caffeinated version of Cracker Jacks, and this variety has sparked controversy. A consumer health advocacy group has voiced concern over including caffeine in snacks.

PepsiCo launches 'Pepsi Special' in Japan, a 'fat blocking' soda

Earlier this week PepsiCo launched a new soda in Japan called "Pepsi Special". The claims are this soda contains fat blocking ingredients.

'Mouse in Mountain Dew' lawsuit is settled out of court

Madison - A lawsuit against PepsiCo over an alleged mouse in a can of Mountain Dew has been settled for an undisclosed sum of money.

Pepsi gets ready to launch lower calorie soda 'Pepsi Next'

Purchase - PepsiCo is looking to make a dent in the soft drink market once again with a new product. What's being described as trying to "fill a void" between diet and regular Pepsi, the new item, Pepsi Next, will be a lower calorie soda.

Pepsi plans to cut 8,700 jobs, estimates savings of $1.8 billion

New York - PepsiCo Inc. officially announced that it plans to cut 8,700 jobs, or approximately three percent of its workforce. It will also increase marketing spending by about $600 million. This restructuring is estimated to save the company $1.5 billion by 2014.

Pepsi gets extension and new attorney in Mountain Dew lawsuit

Madison - This past week PepsiCo hired a new attorney to represent the company in a lawsuit filed in 2009 by a man who claims he found a mouse in a can of Mountain Dew.

Report: Pepsi eyes 4,000 layoffs, end to 401(k) to boost profits

New York - In order to boost the company's earnings, Pepsi is looking at cutting about 4,000 jobs from its workforce. It is also eyeing the possibility of ending or reducing pension contributions. A "final decision" is expected in a few days.

Pepsi defends lawsuit, says Mountain Dew turns a mouse to jelly

Madison - A man named Ronald Ball is suing Pepsi after he allegedly found a mouse in his can of Mountain Dew. The incident happened in November 2008 when the man says he opened a can of the soda product and discovered a dead mouse inside.

PepsiCo reveals a bottle made completely of plant materials

PepsiCo announced it's new bottle on Tuesday, made of a 100 percent of plant-based material, reducing the company's carbon footprint and putting them ahead of their competitors.

Pepsi gets Complete Waiver in Divesting

In a dramatic development in Indian government today exempted PepsiCo from divesting almost half of its stock in India. The move, according to many market observers, will assist in acquiring more FDI.

PepsiCo Opens Second Snack Plant in Russia

Five years ago PepsiCo built its first site in Kashira which is located near Moscow and invested $160 million to do so. The Kashira plant is now one of the largest and most modern snack manufacturing sites both in Russia and continental Europe.

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