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Slice, Everyone’s Sixth-Favorite Soda From the ’90s, Is Back — Sort Of

Source: Grub Street NY

You remember Slice, right? Maybe? The erstwhile fruit-flavored soda line is the latest addition to the slew of throwback soft drinks (Surge, Clearly Canadian, Crystal Pepsi) that have lately enjoyed something of a rebirth. But it won’t be exactly as you remember it (provided you remember it …

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The Maker of Doritos Is Seriously Developing Chips Just for Women

Source: Grub Street NY

Ladies will still have to battle other injustices in life, but at least PepsiCo has got them covered on the equal-snacking front: According to an interview CEO Indra Nooyi gave to Freakonomics, the company behind Doritos, Fritos, Tostitos, Cheetos, Ruffles, and Lays is in the process …

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Get Ready for ‘Organic’ Doritos

Source: Grub Street NY

USDA-certified organic Cheetos and Doritos may sound like something out of the next dystopian Margaret Atwood novel, but the future of Whole Foods–friendly junk food is actually here now in the form of Frito-Lay’s latest snack line, Simply. Parent company PepsiCo has been on an all-natural kick for a …

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Pepsi Is Reportedly in Talks to Buy Vita Coco

Source: Grub Street NY

People with inside knowledge say that PepsiCo has made a bid for Vita Coco, the coconut-water brand that’s slowly remaking itself into a coconut-everything empire by “owning the coconut in different areas of the store.” The acquisition would help the struggling soda-maker diversify its …

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PepsiCo Admits Nearly Half Its Revenue Now Comes From Healthier Foods

Source: Grub Street NY

PepsiCo is finally coming to terms with the sad fact that it can’t coat things in a new shade of radioactive dust anymore and expect people to buy them. Its huge portfolio of not-so-healthy products — Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Lay’s, Ruffles, Cheetos, …

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Get Ready for Organic Gatorade

Source: Grub Street NY

In a test of just how nominal a product label can get, Gatorade has released America’s first USDA-certified organic sports drink. It took parent company PepsiCo’s mad scientists two years to do it, but a company exec tells Bloomberg that something called G Organic is now available at …

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