PepsiCo to spread awareness on importance of 'whole grains' in over 200 schools

The initiative is part of the company's support to Eat Right School Programme launched by food safety regulator FSSAI, it said.

published on : 14th October 2019

Lay’s ropes in Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor as new brand ambassadors

Lay’s commercials in the past has featured celebrities such as actor Saif Ali Khan, cricketer MS Dhoni.

published on : 6th October 2019

New factories worth hundreds of crores lined up despite economic slump

Firms such as Britannia, Nestle and PepsiCo may turn aggressive with their expansion plans post corporate tax cut

published on : 21st September 2019

PepsiCo India to invest Rs 514 crore to set up snacks plant in Uttar Pradesh

PepsiCo India faces tough competition in food manufacturing even with a surge in the country’s consumption of such products.

published on : 28th July 2019

Rs 35,000 relief after wrapper found inside soft drink bottle

The forum presided over by M Mony and member R Baskarkumaravel said the wrapper was very much visible and the lab report had also called the drink unfit. Hence, compensation must be paid.

published on : 24th June 2019

Big victory for Gujarat potato farmers as PepsiCo withdraws all cases against them

Farmers' rights groups welcomed the move saying that while the company was taught a lesson by alert citizens, the government must actively take measures to support the right of farmers.

published on : 10th May 2019

Activists want PepsiCo to compensate farmers for 'harassment'

A meeting to chalk out an action plan under this umbrella body was held on Friday at the Gujarat Vidyapith here, said farm rights activist, Kapil Shah of NGO 'Jatan'.

published on : 3rd May 2019

After withdrawing lawsuits against potato farmers, Pepsico to hold meeting with Gujarat govt

To a query, Mr Patel said as the company has already announced the withdrawal of lawsuits demanding compensation, farmers will not be present in the meeting.

published on : 3rd May 2019

PepsiCo to withdraw lawsuit against Gujarat potato farmers

PepsiCo in April sued four farmers for cultivating a potato variety grown exclusively for its popular Lay's potato chips.

published on : 3rd May 2019

Gujarat government backs potato farmers in PepsiCo case

While four farmers have been sued with damage claim of Rs 1 crore each, five others were slapped with damage claim of Rs 20 lakh.

published on : 28th April 2019

PepsiCo's action against Guj farmers 'brazenly wrong': Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel

'It is in violation of the farmers right under PPVFR Act. The state govt shouldn't keep its eyes shut. Corporate interest cannot dictate what our farmers must or mustn't cultivate,' Patel said.

published on : 27th April 2019

‘PepsiCo's suit against farmers unacceptable’

Former chief minister and Administrative Reforms Commission chairman V S Achuthanandan has said that the lawsuit filed by the PepsiCo against farmers was unacceptable.

published on : 27th April 2019

'Buy Lay's potato seeds from PepsiCo, sell produce to firm': MNC proposes settlement to farmers it sued

Nine farmers from Sabarkantha and Aravalli districts are being sued by PepsiCo for allegedly growing a variety of potatoes for which it has claimed Plant Variety Protection (PVP) rights.

published on : 26th April 2019

PepsiCo sues Gujarat farmers for growing a potato variety used for Lay's chips 

The farmers have sought Centre's intervention as the firm has sought damages of Rs 1 crore from each of four farmers in its suit at a court in Ahmedabad.

published on : 25th April 2019

Former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi joins Amazon Board of Directors

She was Pepsico CEO from October 2006 to October 2018, where she also served as the Chairman of its board of directors from May 2007 to February 2019.

published on : 26th February 2019
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