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Dec 10, 2014, 11:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Ft. Lauderdale

 Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, along with other corporate partners, today helped out Ft. Lauderdale families with food and...

Dec 01, 2014, 06:00 ET

PepsiCo's Doritos Brand Announces Crash The Super Bowl Semifinalist Ads In The Running For $1 Million Contest Grand Prize And Universal Pictures Dream Job

 PepsiCo's Doritos brand today unveiled a list of 29 semifinalist consumer-created Doritos ads in this year's "Crash the Super Bowl" contest,...

Nov 06, 2014, 16:51 ET

Safety First For Frito-Lay's Million Milers

 PepsiCo's Frito-Lay North America business unit recently recognized 106 over-the-road (OTR) drivers in the U.S. and Canada who have...

Nov 04, 2014, 12:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Phoenix

Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, helped out Phoenix families with food and daily essentials today. Eight hundred families visited...

Oct 28, 2014, 06:00 ET

PepsiCo's Doritos Brand Issues Last Call For Fans Around The World To Create Doritos Ads For A Shot At A $1 Million Grand Prize And Universal Pictures Dream Job

 PepsiCo's Doritos brand today announced a last call for entries into this year's Crash the Super Bowl contest. From now until November 9, fans...

Oct 21, 2014, 15:00 ET

Lay's Potato Chips Announces Lay's Kettle Cooked Wasabi Ginger Flavored Chips As 2014 "Do Us A Flavor" Contest Winner

Following nearly three months of competition, Lay's potato chips – one of the marquee brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division – today...

Oct 16, 2014, 06:00 ET
The Cracker Jack brand will have a baseball-themed float in the upcoming 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R) in New York City. This marks the first time a PepsiCo brand has presented a float in the iconic Parade that has long been an American tradition known for bringing families together.

Cracker Jack Brand Hits Home Run With First-Ever Float In 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade®

 Cracker Jack, the brand known for the "surprise inside" every package, and Macy's are unveiling the biggest surprise yet this Thanksgiving: a...

Oct 07, 2014, 07:00 ET

Survey Reveals Two-Thirds Of Americans Prefer Watching Movies At Home Over The Theater And Women Are More Likely Than Men To Read The Book Before Seeing The Movie Version

 In celebration of National Popcorn Month, movie critic Ben Lyons and Smartfood Popcorn, the No. 1 ready-to-eat popcorn brand* from PepsiCo's...

Sep 23, 2014, 12:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Chicago

Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, along with other corporate partners, today helped out Chicago families in need, providing them...

Sep 22, 2014, 07:05 ET

Frito-Lay And Activision Announce $100,000 Scholarship Winner In Skylanders® "Choose And Name A New Hero" Promotion

PepsiCo's Frito-Lay North America division and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc., today announced...

Sep 04, 2014, 09:00 ET

Doritos Brand Invites Fans To Create Doritos Ads In Boldest Crash The Super Bowl Ever -- $1 Million Grand Prize And Universal Pictures Dream Job On The Line

 Following much speculation from fans around the globe, Doritos — one of the marquee brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division —...

Sep 02, 2014, 07:05 ET

Lay's Stax Brand Challenges Football Fans To A "Click-Off" This Season With The McCourty Twins, New England Patriots Devin McCourty And Tennessee Titans Jason McCourty, And The NFL

  PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division today announced the Lay's Stax brand, the tasty potato crisps packaged in a portable, re-sealable and...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Detroit

 Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, along with other corporate partners, today helped out Detroit families in need providing them...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Buffalo, N.Y.

Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, along with other corporate partners, today helped out Buffalo families in need providing them with...

Jul 24, 2014, 11:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Hartford, Conn.

 Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, along with other corporate friends, today helped out Hartford, Conn., families in need...

Jul 17, 2014, 07:02 ET

Lay's Potato Chips Reveals The Four Finalists Competing For A $1 Million Grand Prize In The Lay's "Do Us A Flavor" Contest

Lay's potato chips, one of the marquee brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, today announced the four finalist flavors in its Lay's "Do Us A...

Jun 30, 2014, 12:00 ET

The Bold Have Spoken: Spicy Street Taco Claims Top Spot As Doritos Jacked Mystery Flavors Are Revealed

The summer's hottest snack food mystery has been solved. Doritos, one of the flagship brands from PepsiCo's Frito-Lay division, today revealed the...

Jun 26, 2014, 07:00 ET

National Survey Finds When It Comes To Creating Family Fun, It's All About The Small Surprises

 Who doesn't love a great surprise? Turns out, we all do, and it seems the element of surprise is the must-have ingredient to creating the most...

Jun 19, 2014, 11:00 ET

Feed the Children and PepsiCo Unite to Fight Childhood Hunger in Atlanta

Longtime partners Feed the Children and PepsiCo, along with other corporate friends, today helped out Atlanta families in need providing them with...

May 20, 2014, 07:00 ET

Frito-Lay And Activision Reveal Final Three Characters Vying To Become The First-Ever Fan-Selected Skylanders® Hero

 PepsiCo's Frito-Lay North America division and Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc., today...