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Aug 11, 2015, 08:00 ET

Iconic Girl Scout Cookie™ Flavors Inspire New Quaker® Chewy® Granola Bars

 For the very first time, The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., is combining its Quaker Chewy Granola Bars with flavors...

Jun 16, 2015, 09:00 ET
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Quaker® Fuels Chicago's Entrepreneurial Spirit With Sponsorship of 1871

 The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., has formed a first-of-its-kind partnership with Chicago's technology hub, 1871. The...

Jun 04, 2015, 08:00 ET
Mario Lopez teams up with Quaker Chewy to celebrate Denver - America's Most Playful City for Families - and surprises residents with fun games to show America just how playful the city really is. Denver, May 17, 2015

New Study Reveals Denver is America's Most Playful City for Families

 When it comes to family fun and play, Denver's doing it best according to a new study1 from Quaker Chewy, part of The Quaker Oats Company, a...

Oct 29, 2014, 08:30 ET
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New Comprehensive Scientific Review Reveals Emerging and Established Health Benefits of Whole Grain Oats

 According to a new, wide-reaching collection of scientific reviews published in the October 2014 supplement issue of the British Journal of...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:00 ET
Quaker Oats Celebrates its Fans on National Oatmeal Day with Oat Street Takeovers

Quaker Oats Celebrates its Fans on National Oatmeal Day with 'Oat Street' Takeovers

 In celebration of National Oatmeal Day on October 29, The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., is taking over and temporarily...

Sep 09, 2014, 08:00 ET
Andrew Luck teams up with Quaker for the third consecutive year to help inspire families to think about fueling up, eating right and getting active for at least 60 minutes of play a day. (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Fuel Up To Play 60 And Quaker® Oats Team Up To Inspire And Encourage Healthy Habits Nationwide

Play is universal for all ages and research shows that physical activity, in combination with good nutrition, is essential to a healthy lifestyle.1...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:00 ET
Quaker is teaming up with AdoptAClassroom.org to donate up to $250,000 to help teachers give their students the tools that can help them succeed. Families and community members nationwide can help support teachers and classrooms in need by purchasing specially-marked Quaker products and entering the unique package codes online at www.QuakerUpForClassrooms.com. (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

The Quaker Oats Company Teams Up with AdoptAClassroom.org to Help Support Teachers and Classrooms in Need

 Teachers spend more than $1 billion a year stocking their own classrooms,1 and they're buying more than just school supplies. In fact, three...

Jun 12, 2014, 08:33 ET
Taste the Crunchy Side of Oatmeal this Summer with Quaker Warm & Crunchy Granola (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Taste the Crunchy Side of Oatmeal this Summer with Quaker Warm & Crunchy Granola

Quaker Oats invites families to taste the crunchy side of oatmeal this summer with the good energy of Warm & Crunchy Granola. The first-of-its...

Jun 10, 2014, 12:00 ET

New Study Shows That Oatmeal Can Help You Feel Full Longer

New research published in the Nutrition Journal reveals that calorie-for-calorie, even a serving of instant oatmeal is more filling than a...

Mar 17, 2014, 08:30 ET

New Reason to Eat Oats for Heart Health

 Eleven top scientists from around the globe presented the latest findings on the powerful compounds found in oats in a scientific session...

Feb 26, 2014, 17:31 ET
NFL player Andrew Luck presents Mission Middle School with $15,000 grant from Quaker to support wellness programs.  (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Quaker® Oats, Quarterback Andrew Luck And Fuel Up To Play 60 Award National Make Your Move Contest Winners

Giving kids the inspiration, motivation and opportunity to stay active and eat right has never been more relevant than it is today. In fact, a...

Feb 19, 2014, 09:00 ET

Taste the Crunchy Side of Oatmeal with Quaker Warm & Crunchy Granola

 Quaker Oats invites families to taste the crunchy side of oatmeal by introducing a delicious new breakfast option: Warm & Crunchy Granola....

Jan 17, 2014, 14:34 ET
Brooke Burke-Charvet enjoying an oatmeal breakfast at the Quaker Good Energy Lodge at 2014 Sundance Film Festival on Jan. 17, 2014 (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP).  (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Quaker® Oats Helps Moms Fight the Human Energy Crisis™ and Delivers Good Energy through the Power of the Oat

These days, we're moving through life at turbo speed. We race through the things we love and often lack energy for the people we love. You could...

Dec 20, 2013, 08:00 ET
New Products from Quaker(R) Oats Provide Families with Good Energy They Want.  (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Latest Innovations From Leaders In Breakfast Help Fuel Busy Days

Today's fast-paced lifestyle can leave people drained and in moments of weakness, they can fall into the trap of making poor choices to replenish...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:00 ET

Quaker® Oats Brand Mascot Becomes an Official "Mo Bro" to Support Movember Movement

Men everywhere are saying goodbye to clean shaven faces in favor of the classic 'stache. The movement, better known as Movember, is a national...

Oct 29, 2013, 07:00 ET

Quaker® Oats Teams Up With Andrew Luck And Fuel Up to Play 60 To Launch Nationwide Search For Schools That Are Fueling Healthy Habits

Today, only half of American children get the recommended amount of exercise1, so it's more important than ever to take action and encourage kids...

Oct 15, 2013, 08:00 ET

GENYOUth Foundation Kicks Off National Series Of Learning Connection "Town Halls" To Engage Community Leaders In Advancing School Wellness And Academic Success

GENYOUth Foundation, along with its collaborating partners, is launching a series of Town Hall meetings across the country throughout the 2013-14...

Oct 07, 2013, 12:03 ET
Kids getting ready for school without arguing or prompting + Getting my daily exercise in + Down time between errands to relax uninterrupted [KidStock/Blend Images/Getty Images; Joshua Hodge Photography/the Agency Collection/Getty Images; Todd Pearson/Digital Vision/Getty Images].  (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Quaker® Oats Survey Uncovers Moms' Personal Meaningful Medleys

What are Meaningful Medleys? Coined by The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., they are the perfect combination of events leaving...

Sep 12, 2013, 14:36 ET
Oatmeal is anything but old-fashioned so that's why this fall, Quaker Oats introduces Sam Stephens, founder of OatMeals(TM) in New York City, as their new Creative Oatmeal Officer. Through this partnership, Quaker seeks to revolutionize the oatmeal experience by inviting people to experiment and discover its many amazing possibilities.  (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Quaker Oats Introduces New Creative Oatmeal Officer Samantha Stephens Of OatMeals™ In New York City

 Although The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., has been a leader in oats for more than a century, they also know oatmeal is...

Aug 14, 2013, 10:53 ET
Quaker Oats and Chicago Fire Help Nourish and Fuel Healthy Families Through Continued Partnership.  (PRNewsFoto/The Quaker Oats Company)

Quaker® Oats Survey Reveals Moms Seek Nourishing Foods To Help Fuel Their Kids' Activity

A recent survey from The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., found that the majority (91 percent) of moms feel it is important...