India asks Pepsi to cut down on sugar in its soft drinks

India asks Pepsi to cut down on sugar in its soft drinks

NEW DELHI, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Indian officials are calling on U.S. soda-maker Pepsi to do its part in helping the country feed its children and help citizens lose weight.
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Coca-Cola launches new Coke Life with fewer calories, but still high in sugar

Coca-Cola launches new Coke Life with fewer calories, but still high in sugar

ATLANTA, June 17 (UPI) --Coca-Cola launched a new drink in Britain Tuesday called Coke Life, which the company says uses natural sugar substitute stevia and hence has fewer calories.
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Diet soda sales: Flat would be better

NEW YORK, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- A decline in diet soda sales have outpaced the drop in regular soda sales in the United States for the third consecutive year, a Wells Fargo study says.

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Soda makers adjust to new norms

Soda makers adjust to new norms

NEW YORK, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- U.S. soda makers Coca-Cola Co. and PepsiCo say business is fine, but industry analysts said they were worried a slide in soda sales may be permanent.

PepsiCo offers bottlers $6 billion

PURCHASE, N.Y., April 20 (UPI) -- PespiCo said Monday it would reverse its strategy on bottling, offering $6 billion to buy the portions of two bottling companies it does not already own.

Pepsi chief named most powerful woman

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- Indra Nooyi, chairman and chief executive officer of Pepsi Co. was ranked first on Fortune Magazine's annual list of the 50 most powerful women in 2008.
Germany's Merkel tops female power list

Germany's Merkel tops female power list

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel topped Forbes magazine's rankings for the third year as the world's most powerful woman.

Merkel edges Rice as most powerful woman

NEW YORK, Sept. 1 (UPI) -- Angela Merkel, Germany's first woman chancellor, has succeeded U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on the Forbes list as the world's most powerful woman.

Pepsi names woman as new chief executive

PURCHASE, N.Y., Aug. 14 (UPI) -- U.S. food and beverage giant PepsiCo Inc. named a 50-year-old woman Monday as its chief executive.

Pepsi bullish on India

CALCUTTA, India, March 31 (UPI) -- Despite that the $700 million of investments that PepsiCo has pumped in India since it started operations in 1989 is yet to yield real profits, the India-born p
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Indra Nooyi
Indra Nooyi (L), Chairman and CEO of PepsiCo, takes part in a conversation on leadership, legacy and life at the Women's Conference 2008 in Long Beach on October 22, 2008. The conference, hosted by California's first lady Maria Shriver (R) was attended by 14,000 women. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)

Indra Krishnamurthy Nooyi (Tamil: இந்திரா கிருஷ்ணமூர்த்தி நூயி born October 28, 1955) is an Indian American executive and is the Chairperson and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of PepsiCo Incorporated. On August 14, 2006, Nooyi was named the successor to Steven Reinemund as chief executive officer of the company effective October 1, 2006. On February 5, 2007, she was named Chairperson, effective May 2, 2007.

She is a Successor Fellow of the Yale Corporation. She serves as a member of the Foundation Board of the World Economic Forum, International Rescue Committee, Catalyst and the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. She is also a member of the Board of Trustees of Eisenhower Fellowships, and currently serves as Chairperson of the U.S.-India Business Council.

In 2009, Nooyi was considered one of "The TopGun CEOs" by Brendan Wood International, an advisory agency. In 2010 she was named #1 on Fortune's list of the "50 Most Powerful Women" and #6 on Forbes' list of the "World's 100 Most Powerful Women".

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