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*Flowserve, ITT likely consolidation targets-analysts. June 30- Activist shareholder Nelson Peltz reported a stake in Pentair Plc and asked the pump and valve maker to bulk up through deals and retain key officers, rather than agitate for a spinoff or changes in management as he usually does. Peltz's hedge fund Trian Fund Management LP, now Pentair's...
Russia is considering a ban on Coke and Pepsi.
One recent afternoon at Times Square's Knickerbocker Hotel, two major advertising executives got to talking about the past, present and future of ads.
Data from NPD Group show how iOS users are 50 percent more likely than Android users to go for liquid lunches.
TOKYO, June 19- Toyota Motor Corp moved into damage control mode on Friday after its new communications chief Julie Hamp, an American and its first senior woman executive, was arrested on suspicion of illegally bringing pain killers into Japan just two months after her appointment. Japanese media reports, citing police investigators, said 57 addictive...
The market knew it would be ugly. Now, it's clear just how much havoc the strong dollar is wreaking on corporate America.
Although Pepsi discontinued the clear soda Crystal Pepsi 20 years ago, the drink could be back. NBCnews reports.
WASHINGTON, June 10- The U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday voted to repeal meat labeling laws, which were widely backed by U.S. consumer groups, after Canada and Mexico threatened $3 billion in trade sanctions. Some of the biggest U.S. food and beverage companies, including Pepsico Inc, Tyson Foods Inc, the U.S. arm of Nestlé, Coca-Cola Co, Anheuser-Busch and...
Pepsi is introducing craft fountain sodas called "Stubborn Soda." CNBC's Sara Eisen explains PepsiCo's craft strategy.
*Group CEO Paul Bulcke to speak in New Delhi. *India's most significant food scare in last decade. MUMBAI, June 5- Nestle SA will pull its Maggi instant noodles from stores across in India, withdrawing one of the country's most popular snacks after weeks of damaging headlines triggered by regulators' reports that some packs contained excess lead.
MUMBAI, June 5- Food group Nestle has withdrawn Maggi instant noodles from sale in India citing "an environment of confusion for consumers," after a food scare triggered by a domestic regulator's report that some packs of the popular snack contained excess lead. Sales of Maggi noodles in India represent a tiny fraction of Nestle's company-wide revenue of almost...
June 4- PepsiCo Inc plans to introduce a line of fountain craft sodas called "Stubborn Soda" for soft drink dispensers in the United States as early as this summer. "Following our recent launches of Caleb's Kola and Mountain Dew Dewshine, we're continuing to explore the craft space with Stubborn Soda," PepsiCo spokeswoman Gina Anderson said in an email.
June 4- PepsiCo Inc plans to introduce a line of fountain craft sodas called "Stubborn Soda," Beverage-Digest reported, citing sources. PepsiCo may offer Stubborn Soda for retail sale later, likely in glass bottles, the report said. The Stubborn line could either replace or supplement PepsiCo's main brands on fountain taps, the report said.
The Coca-Cola Company has unveiled a plastic bottle that is made entirely from renewable plant material.
A study reveals that the median pay of female CEOs increased by 21 percent compared to last year.
In many cases, a brand's name can make or break its success.
JPMorgan upgraded Yum Brands to "overweight" on the thesis that spinning off the China business is no longer a "possibility" but a "probability."
Household goods are quickly stealing a march on popular brands like Coca-Cola, with Colgate being used in more than half the world’s houses - report.
DuPont's win over activist investor Nelson Peltz is a victory for long-term shareholders, says former Medtronic CEO Bill George.
May 13- Owens-Illinois Inc, which makes bottles for Corona and Pepsi, is to buy Mexico's Vitro SAB's glass container business for about $2.15 billion to strengthen its operations in a country that houses numerous distilleries and bottlers. Mexico houses operations for Diageo, Heineken, Corona maker Constellation Brands Inc as well as bottling operations for...