Pepsi

  • Top tweets: Amitabh Bachchan, once Pepsi's brand ambassador, decides not to endorse it anymore 04-02-2014 12:22 PM

    New Delhi: Recently, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan criticised soft drink manufacturer Pepsi, and compared it to poison at an IIM-A event. He said, "I used to endorse Pepsi earlier but once I went to open a girls school in Jaipur and in one such gathering similar to this one, one...
  • Work begins on PepsiCo's largest beverage plant in Andhra Pradesh 21-12-2013 07:05 PM

    Soft drink major PepsiCo's largest beverage plant in India is coming up in Andhra Pradesh at a cost of Rs.1,230 crore, its single largest investment in India. At a ceremony held at Hyderabad on Saturday, Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy laid the foundation stone for the facility being built...
  • India is getting a vote of confidence from beverage giants: Indra Nooyi 12-11-2013 11:16 PM

    Pepsi Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi said that Pepsi and rival Coca-Cola announcement to invest over $10.5 billion in the India market shows that the country is getting a vote of confidence from the two beverage giants. Pepsi's plans come after rival Coca-Cola Co, the world's largest drinks maker, said...
  • Hope whosoever comes to power will manage country well, says Indra Nooyi 11-11-2013 09:59 PM

    PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi, on Monday, hoped that whosoever comes to power after the next elections will manage the country well so that India clocks a consistent 7-8 per cent economic growth. "Our hope is that whosoever is in power, manages this country consistently for all the potential...
  • Will brand IPL take a hit after the spot-fixing scandal? 17-05-2013 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: Will brand IPL take a hit after the new spot-fixing scandal? CNN-IBN takes a look at companies that are investing crores in the game. If the fall in ratings was not bad enough, the spot-fixing scandal has put the most successful cricket brand in a fix. Till now,...
  • Snapshot: Red tilak, saffron sari; Priyanka Chopra's strange IPL look 17-04-2013 10:00 AM

    Pepsi roped in Priyanka Chopra for the second edition of their campaign, scheduled to go on-air on April 18. Chopra, a Chennai Super Kings (CSK) fan, plays an over-the-top spiritual diva in the commercial who leads her followers to pray for CSK win but ends up supporting RCB due to...
  • Snapshot: Cute! Viaan Raj Kundra's first public outing at the IPL 09-04-2013 01:37 PM

    Rajasthan Royals owner Shilpa Shetty was spotted with her son and sister Shamita Shetty during a match of the Pepsi Indian Premier League between the Rajasthan Royals and the Kolkata Knight Riders held at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on April 8, 2013. The photos are from BCCI. ...
  • Soft drinks increase risk of prostate cancer in men 28-11-2012 09:16 AM

    London: Men who drink fizzy drinks are not just ruining their teeth but could also be at risk of aggressive prostate cancer, the Daily Mail reported on Tuesday. A Swedish study has found just one soft drink a day could increase the risk of developing more serious forms of the...
  • Pepsi to launch fat-blocking special soft drink 12-11-2012 08:58 PM

    London: Pepsi plans to launch a version of its cola drink that it claims acts as a fat blocker, the Daily Mail reported on Monday. Pepsi Special is made with dextrin - an indigestible form of dietary fibre. Studies on rats suggest this can reduce the absorption of fat in...
  • Nooyi 2nd most powerful woman in US business 01-10-2011 09:18 AM

    Washington: After five years on top, PepsiCo's Indian American chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi has been pushed to the second spot as most powerful woman in US business by Kraft's CEO, Irene Rosenfeld. Nooyi was the only woman in the top 10 most powerful to be among the top 10...
  • Pepsi to launch social vending machine 28-04-2011 07:20 AM

    New York: PepsiCo Inc is introducing a "social vending" machine that lets users buy each other drinks remotely, further proof that its decades-old rivalry with Coca-Cola Co is going ever-more high tech. A prototype of the new technology will debut at a trade show this week in Chicago. Coke started...
  • Corporate America sends budget wishlist to FM 19-02-2011 02:21 PM

    Washington: Corporate America wants Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to give positive indications on raising the FDI cap in insurance sector and opening multi-brand retailing during presentation of budget. In their wish list to Mukherjee, as he prepares to present his annual budget in less than 10 days, the US...
  • Ranbir gives dance lessons to Sehwag 17-02-2011 08:04 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood 'rockstar' Ranbir Kapoor, who will be seen giving batting tips to cricketer Virender Sehwag in a new TV commercial, actually taught him to dance during the shooting of the ad. Ranbir, who has showcased his dancing prowess in movies like Saawariya, Bachna Ae Haseeno and Anjaana Anjaani,...
  • Coke recipe still a secret, but has no alcohol 17-02-2011 01:27 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Coca-Cola has no alcohol in it, said the firm's manufacturer in Malaysia as it rubbished reports that the secret of the way it is prepared is out. Coca-Cola Malaysia's public affairs and communications director Kadri Taib said alcohol was not an ingredient and no fermentation took place during...
  • Indra Nooyi's sister in race for Grammy Award 13-12-2010 12:03 AM

    New York: She has decades of managerial experience and now, India-origin Chandrika Krishnamurthy Tandon, the sister of PepsiCo Chief Indra Nooyi, is in the race for a Grammy award. Tandon's work 'Om Namo Narayanaya: Soul Call', which features Sanskrit chants, has been nominated for a Grammy Award in the 'Best...
  • GE, PepsiCo India in corporate awards final list 08-09-2010 12:23 PM

    Washington: GE and PepsiCo in India are among 12 American companies selected as finalists for the Secretary of State's prestigious 2010 Award for Corporate Excellence (ACE). Chosen from a record number of 78 nominations submitted by American ambassadors around the world, ACE finalists are international business leaders who recognize the...
  • Sonam Kapoor bags Rs 3 crore endorsement 14-08-2010 07:26 PM

    Sonam Kapoor has been signed on as the brand ambassador for a cola brand. The Aisha actress has reportedly negotiated a Rs 3 crore deal with the soft drinks company. It seems this brand always prefers to sign rising stars. It signed on Aishwarya Rai when she was new to...
  • Nooyi rates India as one of the top three markets 11-11-2009 10:10 AM

    The world is turning to India as the next big business hub. ...