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19 Apr, 2017, 07:00 ET Pepsico's Frito-Lay Division Recognizes 89 Over-The-Road Drivers For Reaching One, Two, Three And Four Million Accident-Free Miles Driven

PepsiCo's Frito-Lay North America business unit today recognized 89 over-the-road (OTR) drivers in the U.S. and Canada who reached the career...


31 Mar, 2017, 06:00 ET The Movement Continues! Stacy's Announces Winning Consumer-Created Designs To Be Featured On-Pack

On March 31, 1776, Abigail Adams wrote to her husband, John Adams, urging him to "remember the ladies" - marking one of the earliest rally cries...


09 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Families That Dream Together, Invent Together! Robert Herjavec Of "Shark Tank" And Frito-Lay Want To See Your "Dreamvention"

If you can dream, you can invent! Frito-Lay Variety Pack, one of the flagship brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, is celebrating the power of...


08 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Get Your Pitch On: Only A Couple Weeks Left To Submit A Potato Chip Flavor Idea For The Chance At $1 Million

The pitches are flying in, but $1 million is still within reach for flavor fans nationwide. All it takes is one new and inspiring idea for the next...


08 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Stacy's Pita Chips Honors Women During Women's History Month With On-pack Historic Signs

Stacy's Pita Chips, founded in 1997 by female entrepreneur Stacy Madison, is celebrating the power and achievement of women by unveiling...


07 Feb, 2017, 09:00 ET PepsiCo's Frito-Lay Division Partners with Houston County Career Academy and Central Georgia Technical College to Create First-Ever Industrial Maintenance Program for Houston County High School Students

The Houston County Career Academy (HCCA), Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) and PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division today expanded opportunities...


10 Jan, 2017, 13:15 ET Get Your Pitch On! Lay's "Do Us A Flavor" Seeks America's Next Great Potato Chip Flavor And Celebrates The Stories Behind The Flavors With $1 Million Award

"Spaghetti and Meatballs!" "Cinnamon Roll!" "Stuffed Peppers!" Nearly everyone has a great flavor idea — perhaps it's the newest flavor for Lay's...


29 Sep, 2016, 06:01 ET Lay's All-Star Flavors Released From Flavor Vault For A Limited Time

What happens when a Lay's potato chip flavor is no longer on store shelves? Thankfully, it is not gone forever. This fall, the Lay's brand is...


26 Sep, 2016, 06:00 ET Doritos Rocks Election Season To Empower Young Voters

The youth vote in America has decreased by double digits since 1964. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, one in two Americans ages 18 to 24 did...


21 Sep, 2016, 13:09 ET Cheetos® Brand Takes First Official Online Cheetos Museum Into The 'Real World' Of Grand Central Terminal

Move aside, Statue of David and the Mona Lisa. Cheetos, one of the flagship brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, has Birds In Paradise and...


22 Aug, 2016, 06:01 ET Seattle Locals Surprised With Brazilian Carnival In Occidental Square

 As part of the Lay's "Passport to Flavor" program, onlookers at the Amazon Treasure Truck in Occidental Square in Seattle, Washington were...


04 Aug, 2016, 11:45 ET PepsiCo's Frito-Lay Division Accelerates Investment in Compressed Natural Gas

Frito-Lay, a division of PepsiCo, reached a major milestone this month when its compressed natural gas (CNG) truck fleet logged more than 100...


18 Jul, 2016, 06:01 ET Grab Your Passport… Lay's Potato Chips Debuts Four Timely Global Flavors To Store Shelves Nationwide

As the world comes together this summer, the Lay's brand is bringing four popular international flavors stateside to celebrate the spirit of...


17 Jun, 2016, 09:00 ET DJ Jazzy Jeff, Mix Master Mike Of Beastie Boys Fame Close Epic Three Nights At The Doritos #MixArcade

 After three epic nights of bold performances, the Doritos #MixArcade officially closed E3 with a Throwback Thursday show featuring DJ Jazzy...


16 Jun, 2016, 10:26 ET Wiz Khalifa And Big Boi Mix Up Night Two At The Doritos #MixArcade At E3 Live

 The Doritos #MixArcade hosted a second night of exclusive performances for E3 Live attendees and Doritos fans, this time featuring Wiz Khalifa...


25 Apr, 2016, 06:01 ET Lay's Potato Chips Announces America's Winning Line-Up In First-Ever "Flavor Swap" Campaign

 For the first time in brand history, the Lay's brand asked Americans to help decide which Lay's flavors stay and which flavors go... by...


07 Mar, 2016, 06:00 ET Doritos Brand Kicks Off New Record-Setting Campaign

Doritos, one of the flagship brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, today launched a new campaign inviting the boldest of fans to set 50 bold...


17 Feb, 2016, 17:26 ET Doritos Mix Brings Bold Change To Snack Aisle With First All-Doritos Chip Mix

 In its biggest product launch in recent history, Doritos, one of the flagship brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, is combining four...


07 Feb, 2016, 23:24 ET Doritos Brand Awards $1 Million Grand Prize And Exclusive Opportunity With Warner Bros. Pictures, DC Entertainment And Director Zack Snyder To Dog-Gone Super Bowl Advertising Contest Winner

 It took three cleverly acrobatic dogs disguised as a person — make that a very tall person with a tail — to make the very last...


07 Feb, 2016, 21:35 ET Two Consumer-Created Doritos Ads Air For A Global Audience Of Millions During Super Bowl 50 Broadcast

 In an unexpected move, the Doritos brand today celebrated the 10th and final edition of its "Crash the Super Bowl" consumer advertising...


05 Feb, 2016, 09:00 ET Win or Lose, Grandma's Cookies Bakes up Treats for Football Fans

 Grandma's® Cookies, the brand from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division known for sweet memories, proudly announced today Grandma will be taking...


21 Jan, 2016, 06:01 ET Will They Stay Or Will They Go? Lay's Potato Chips Invites America To Help Choose New Flavor Line-Up

 With flavor exploration on the rise, this year, the Lay's brand is asking Americans to unleash the power of their palates, put their...


04 Jan, 2016, 12:00 ET PepsiCo's Doritos Brand Reveals Final Three Consumer-Created "Crash The Super Bowl" Ads Vying For $1 Million Grand Prize, Super Bowl 50 Airtime And Exclusive Opportunity With Warner Bros. Pictures, DC Entertainment And Director Zack Snyder

There's a certain magic to the number three — and for the very last "Crash the Super Bowl" contest, the Doritos brand is going to embrace...


01 Dec, 2015, 06:01 ET Doritos Brand Announces Semifinalist Ads In The Final 'Crash The Super Bowl' Contest

 PepsiCo's Doritos brand today revealed its list of semifinalist consumer-created Doritos ads for its 10th and final "Crash the Super Bowl"...


03 Nov, 2015, 06:01 ET Doritos Brand Issues Last Call Ever For Fans Around The World To Create Doritos Ads In Its Crash The Super Bowl Contest

 PepsiCo's Doritos brand today announced a last call for entries for its 10th and final Crash the Super Bowl consumer-created ad contest. As...