Latest Indra Nooyi Stories

2011-08-04 09:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With a nod to the increasing influence and importance of the blogosphere and the female bloggers who dominate it, PepsiCo is sponsoring the seventh annual BlogHer Conference. Now in its third straight year as a sponsor, the company is going deeper than ever to engage with today's digital elite -- with 15 PepsiCo brands participating, the reprise of its popular "Sofa Summit" series on female empowerment, and PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra K. Nooyi...

2011-06-30 07:30:00

BEIJING, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The PepsiCo Foundation today announced a $5 million grant to support the All-China Women's Federation (ACWF) in its efforts to provide access to clean water in rural areas of China. The grant - which will be awarded over a three-year period and administered by Give2Asia, a U.S.-based non-profit organization founded by the Asia Foundation - will help fund the efforts of ACWF's China Women's Development Foundation (CWDF) to provide safe water access...

2011-05-02 05:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY), a premier global provider of talent management solutions, today announced the publication of No Fear of Failure: Real Stories of How Leaders Deal with Risk and Change (www.nofearoffailure.com), published by Jossey-Bass. The book takes readers behind-the-scenes and offers exclusive access to 12 of the world's prominent leaders - giving insight on the attributes that have driven their success and how they have...

2011-03-15 07:00:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Building upon its heritage as an innovator and leader in environmental sustainability, PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) today announced it has developed the world's first PET plastic bottle made entirely from plant-based, fully renewable resources, enabling the company to manufacture a beverage container with a significantly reduced carbon footprint. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110315/NY65182 ) PepsiCo's "green" bottle is 100 percent...

2011-02-22 13:45:00

MEXICO CITY, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP), one of the world's largest food and beverage companies, and the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the largest multilateral provider of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean, today announced a landmark partnership to spur social and economic growth in 26 countries across Latin America and the Caribbean. The partnership's inaugural project was launched in Mexico with an agriculture initiative...

2010-12-14 07:35:00

PepsiCo is "very close" to a breakthrough on a mix of sweeteners and flavor modifiers that will make its low-calorie beverages taste better than before, the company's chief executive officer said Monday. "We want to be out there with a product that is outstanding, not one that is just good," Pepsi CEO Indra Nooyi said at a conference hosted by Beverage Digest. "We are very close," she said, referring to a line-up of products that she declined to name. Nooyi said the breakthrough would...

2010-11-01 07:20:00

TROY, Mich., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Media Genesis, in partnership with the United Nations, launched a new website, identity and communications strategy for the Business Call to Action (BCtA) initiative. The initiative calls on companies to engage the developing world in mutually beneficial, viable business strategies. In a 2009 BCtA video Indra Nooyi, chairman CEO of PepsiCo, explained the benefit of BCtA membership, "This is about exploring and developing innovative business...

2010-10-19 07:00:00

PURCHASE, N.Y., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- PepsiCo today announced plans to roll-out its new i-crop farming technology on a global basis. The web-based tool, which was developed by PepsiCo in conjunction with Cambridge University, United Kingdom, is a crop management system that will enable PepsiCo's farmers around the world to monitor, manage and reduce their water use and carbon emissions, while also maximizing potential yield and quality. Trials of i-crop are currently underway at 22 farms...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
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This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'