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PepsiCo sees growth from "guilt-free" items like Baked Lay's
PepsiCo says "guilt-free" products such as baked potato chips and diet sodas are accounting for nearly half its revenue
Diet Pepsi's New Sweetener Fallout Follows History of Soda Bets That Fell Flat
Diet Pepsi's move to replace its artificial sweetener -- from aspartame to sucralose -- in August has prompted a flurry of negative comments online from customers who aren't big fans of the new taste, but it's not the first time a soda company has taken a risk by making a change to its recipe.
NFL orders abuse awareness training
All NFL team personnel and staff will be required to undergo training on the prevention of domestic violence and sexual assault starting within 30 days, according to a letter commissioner Roger Goodell sent to team owners on Thursday. The memo explains: "These initial sessions will begin to provide
Major Sponsor 'Deeply Disturbed' by NFL Players' Behavior
PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi says she's disturbed by the behavior of a few NFL players, leading to speculation the company may reconsider its sponsorship.
Mary Barra Is New CEO at General Motors
Barra is the first women ever to run one of Detroit's big three car corporations.
At White House Grilling, Obama Will Have A Full Plate (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: TODAY AT THE WHITE HOUSE: President Obama holds his first post-election news conference at 1:30 pm ET in the East Room of the White House. TUNE IN: ABC News will carry the president’s news conference live...
Obama Pitches Economic Agenda To Business Leaders
President Obama pitched his economic agenda to some of the nation’s most high-powered CEOs Tuesday night, touting his proposals to boost job creation and calling for tax reform to aid the economic recovery. “The economy is getting stronger, and the recovery is speeding up. And...
Penn State Sponsors Anxiously Watch How Events Unfold at University
Cars.com Withdraws While Corporate Sponsors Like Chevrolet, PNC Wait and Watch
Record Number of Fortune 500 Women CEOs
It’s been a hundred years and zero women have held the top position at IBM but all that will change when Virginia “Ginny” Rometty takes the reins as CEO of the technology company. Rometty will join a list that includes Meg Whitman, the former eBay...
Morning Business Report
Amazon is spending big on the Kindle Fire and making a big bet on its high stakes entry to the tablet war. The Fire, which will begin shipping next month, is Amazon’s answer to Apple’s highly popular iPad. Amazon sees the Kindles as a way...