On October 22, PepsiCo Inc, in efforts to expand the company’s international nutrition business, announced the opening of their first Quaker Oats manufacturing facility in China. Located in the Daxing district of Beijing, the new facility includes 30,000 square meters of production space and is equipped with production lines that have the capacity to produce 50,000 tons of Quaker oats annually…Full Article: ECNS.cn Oct 2015
- The Beijing factory will produce Instant Oats, Quick Cooked Oats and Quaker’s Cereal Powder Drink (CPD).
- In October 2015, Pepsi announced plans to launch its own smartphone which will reportedly be called the “Pepsi P1”.
- In August 2015, Pepsi announced it would market a new dairy drink, Quaker High Fiber Oats Dairy, via JD.com, a Chinese e-commerce site. It was Pepsi’s first instance of launching a new product exclusively on an e-commerce site not based in the USA.