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2014-07-08 23:06:57

Eyvon C. Austin, Global Supplier Diversity Director, The Coca-Cola Company, and Larry W. Caldwell, Vice President, IT & Corporate Services Procurement, PepsiCo are Honored Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) bestowed two Applause Awards on leaders who have made exceptional accomplishments that expand opportunities for Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs) on a national or international level. The honorees were Eyvon C....

2009-04-22 00:48:29

U.S. snack food maker Frito-Lay Inc. has announced plans to increase the weight in its packages. The Texas company had engaged in what are known as weight outs, reducing the amount of food in packages as a de facto price increase, The Dallas Morning News reported Tuesday. Now, Frito-Lay says it has raised the weight of packages of Doritos, Tostitos and Cheetos by 20 percent. A spokeswoman said that the increase more than makes up for any previous weight outs. Frito-Lay is part of PepsiCo.

2009-04-01 07:23:07

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says Frito-Lay Inc. and Kraft Foods Inc. are recalling pistachio nut products due to possible salmonella contamination. Frito-Lay announced the recall of 1.75-ounce Frito-Lay-brand in-shell salted pistachios with sell-by dates between 14-Jul-09 and 29-Dec-09. The date is printed on the front of each package. The product was distributed to retail stores in the United States and Canada. Consumers with questions can contact Frito-Lay at 800-352-4477. The FDA...

2008-09-19 12:00:24

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3eaa47/salty_snacks_in_th) has announced the addition of the "Salty Snacks in the United States 2008" report to their offering. Salty snacks are popular with children, teens, and most adults. In this report, you will learn: - The reasons the market has been growing slowly over the review period - How other snacks - beyond salty ones - are challenging the market - How the top players - potato chips and...

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