PepsiCo Inc. – Company Information

PepsiCo Inc. – Company Overview

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Company PepsiCo Inc.
Headquarters Purchase, New York, USA
CEO Indra K. Nooyi
CFO Hugh F. Johnston
Industry Food and Beverages
Type Public
Founder Merger of Pepsi-Cola and Frito-Lay
Founded 1965 (PepsiCo Inc.)
NYSE stock symbol PEP
Net revenue $63,056 million USD (2015)
Operating profit $8,353 million USD (2015)
Net income $5,501 million USD (2015)
Employees 263,000 (2015)
IR contact number (914) 253-3055
IR email address [email protected]

PepsiCo Inc. is a multinational food and beverage company based in New York, USA.

As of 2014, it is the second largest food and beverage business in the world and the largest food and beverage business (in terms of revenue).

The company was created in 1965 following a merger of the Pepsi-Cola Company (a soft drink company formed in 1902) and Frito-Lay Inc. (a snack foods manufacturer formed in 1961).

The merger allowed Pepsi to expand its product line to include a range of snack foods, beverages, and other food products.

Since its inception the company has made a number of acquisitions to further increase the products it offers, such as its acquisition of Tropicana in 1998 and merger with Quaker Oats in 2001.

Pepsi-Cola brands currently include Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist, SoBe, AMP Energy, IZZE, Naked Juice, Propel, Mug, and Aquafina, and others.

PepsiCo Inc., has four main divisions: PepsiCo Americas Foods, PepsiCo Americas Beverages, PepsiCo Europe, and PepsiCo Asia, Middle East and Africa.

PepsiCo Inc. – Financial Results

Key figures (in millions of USD) 2015* 2014*
Net revenue $63,056 $66,683
Gross profit $34,672 $35,799
Operating profit $8,353 $9,581
Net income $5,501 $6,558
Total assets $69,667 $70,509
Cash and cash equivalents at beginning of period $6,134 $9,375
Cash and cash equivalents at end of period $9,096 $6,134

*For the years ended December 26, 2015 and December 27, 2014

Source: “PepsiCo Inc. – 2015 Form 10-K”

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