Higher Prices Lift PepsiCo's Q2 ResultsHigher prices for drinks and snacks boosted both profit and revenue for PepsiCo Inc. during its second-quarter. Profits rose five percent to $2.11 billion for the maker of Pepsi, Frito-Lay snacks and Quaker Foods.
PepsiCo Sees Growth From "Guilt-Free" SnacksIn reporting higher global sales on Wednesday, PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi reiterated in a call with Wall Street analysts that 45 percent of the company's revenue now comes from "guilt-free" products.
PepsiCo Sees Sales Growth In Both Drinks & SnacksPepsiCo sold more of its beverages and Frito-Lay snacks in North America during the third quarter, helping the company deliver a profit that beat Wall Street expectations. Higher pricing also helped lift revenue.
PepsiCo's Profit Boosted By Plano's Frito-LayPepsiCo's second-quarter profit topped expectations as it sold more of its Frito-Lay snacks. The company said that revenue from its Frito-Lay unit rose on stronger sales volume and pricing. Frito-Lay is based out of Plano.
Peanut Residue In Flour Prompts Rold Gold Pretzel, Hostess Cake Recall Peanut residue detected in flour has prompted Frito-Lay and Hostess to recall some of their snack products.
Frito-Lay Helps PepsiCo Crunch Q1 ForecastsPepsiCo's profit in the first quarter topped Wall Street expectations, boosted by the popularity of its Frito-Lay snacks and lower costs, the company reported Thursday.
Wasabi Ginger Wins Lay's Flavor ContestFrito-Lay reported that Wasabi Ginger won its contest that gives people a chance to create a new flavor, beating out coffee flavored chips and the two other finalists.
Plano Continues To Attract Big BusinessWhen Ross Perot brought EDS to Plano in the early 1980's, it served as a magnet for other major companies. Today, the city continues to attract even more business.
Cheesy Garlic Bread Chips Win Lay's ContestLay's potato chips are getting cheesier. Fans voted to keep the chip maker's Cheesy Garlic Bread flavor on shelves as part of the company's promotion that solicited flavor ideas.
Frito-Lay Loses Lawsuit Over Bowl-Shaped Chip A jury has sided with a St. Louis company in its battle with Frito-Lay over bowl-shaped tortilla chips.
Taco Bell CEO: Cool Ranch Tacos On the wayGreg Creed, chief executive officer of Taco Bell, announced on "CBS This Morning" that Cool Ranch tacos are on the way.
Common Household Product Can Be Deadly For DogsBonnie Harlan's sidekick was her dog Blue. Then, one day last December, he wasn't there to greet her at the door.