CoolJuice arrives at Publix
TAMPA, Fla. — A line of all-natural, 100% juice blends has arrived in more than 290 Publix stores across four states.
CoolJuice will be available in Publix’s Atlanta division, which includes stores in Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee and South Carolina. CoolJuice juice blends contain no added sugars, high-fructose corn syrup, preservatives or artificial colors or flavors.
CoolJuice was cofounded by former PepsiCo executive George Gamble.
PepsiCo donates $50K to National Association of Hispanic Journalists
PURCHASE, N.Y. — PepsiCo has donated $50,000 to the National Association of Hispanic Journalists that will be used for scholarships and internships to support Latino students pursuing careers in communications, journalism and social media.
The food and beverage company’s contribution to the NAHJ will benefit a total of 15 Hispanic students with scholarship and internship opportunities.
The donation was announced at the NAHJ’s Annual Convention in Orlando, Fla., on Thursday, where PepsiCo serves as the exclusive sponsor of NAHJ’s Newsmaker Luncheon, a landmark conference event for the organization.
PepsiCo’s support of NAHJ is part of its La Promesa de PepsiCo program, which focuses specifically on Latino empowerment and the issues that matter most to Hispanics, including Latino education, employment opportunities, promoting active lifestyles and investing in science to develop healthier products, PepsiCo said.
Triple Double Oreo gets a home on store shelves
EAST HANOVER, N.J. — First came the Double Stuf; now Nabisco is bringing "milk’s favorite cookie" to a whole new level.
The latest Oreo innovation, called the Oreo Triple Double, is a sandwich cookie that features three pieces of chocolate wafers that are separated by chocolate and vanilla cream. Oreo Triple Double cookies are hitting store shelves this summer, the company confirmed.
The news follows the recent announcement from Nabisco that its Chips Ahoy! brand was rolling out fudge-filled chocolate cookies.