Thu Jan 30, 2014 3:56pm EST —
Thu Jan 30, 2014 4:01pm EST
PepsiCo Kicks off Super Bowl Weekend with the NYSE Closing Bell
On Thursday, January 30, executives and guests of PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE:PEP) will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and ring the NYSE Closing Bell to celebrate Super Bowl XLVIII.
To mark their sponsorship and kick off Super Bowl weekend, PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra Nooyi will be joined on the podium by several of the food and beverage company’s retail customers and NFL partners. Guests will include: Eli Manning, quarterback, NY Giants; Steve Tisch, co-owner, NY Giants; Laurie Tisch, co-owner, NY Giants; Mike Ellis, COO, Kroger; Shane Sampson, president, Shaw's & Star Market; Jim Perkins, president, Acme Markets, a division of Albertsons; and Ken Martindale, COO, Rite Aid.
PepsiCo is an official sponsor of the National Football League and the company has enjoyed a successful 30-year relationship with the league. The Super Bowl represents the pinnacle of a year-round NFL selling season for PepsiCo, its brands and its retail customers.
NYSE Super Bell Week highlights many of the world's greatest brands, unique companies and exciting events that help make the Super Bowl one of the world's most anticipated sporting events.
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PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. Our main businesses – Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola – make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world. PepsiCo's people are united by our unique commitment to sustainable growth by investing in a healthier future for people and our planet, which we believe also means a more successful future for PepsiCo. We call this commitment Performance with Purpose: PepsiCo's promise to provide a wide range of foods and beverages from treats to healthy eats; to find innovative ways to minimize our impact on the environment by conserving energy and water and reducing packaging volume; to provide a great workplace for our associates; and to respect, support and invest in the local communities where we operate. For more information, please visit www.pepsico.com.