Jamie Caulfield named PepsiCo’s SVP investor relations
PURCHASE, N.Y. One of the largest food and beverage makers in the world appointed a 17-year company veteran to a new post.
PepsiCo announced that Jamie Caulfield would succeed Lynn Tyson as the company’s SVP investor relations. Caulfield, who has held various roles at the company, most recently served as PepsiCo’s VP mergers and acquisitions, in which he successfully completed a number of key strategic acquisitions and joint ventures.
"I am delighted to be able to name Jamie Caulfield to this vitally important role," CFO Hugh Johnston said. "He is a very seasoned leader with a deep understanding of our global business. His breadth of experience across a wide range of financial disciplines –– both at headquarters and in our field operations –– will be extremely valuable as PepsiCo continues to grow and evolve."
Elmer’s takes glue products to the ‘max’
COLUMBUS, Ohio Elmer’s is extending its hardware line with two new "max" versions of its glue products.
Elmer’s new Carpenter’s Wood Glue Max and Glue-All Max products enhance the strength and performance of two of Elmer’s most well-known brands, the company said.
Elmer’s products are available nationwide.
Bendaroos help kids bend, stretch imagination
HAWTHORNE, N.Y. Budget-conscious parents looking to entertain their kids this holiday season can look no further than Allstar Products Group’s Bendaroos.
Bendaroos, the flexible, bending sticks that provide hours of fun, now are available in glow-in-the-dark and SpongeBob SquarePants packs. Available in a 500-piece pack for $19.99 and 300-piece pack for $14.99, Bendaroos are a great stocking stuffer for crafty kids. Other pack sizes available include 100- and 200-piece packs for $5.99 to $9.99.
"We understand families are still cautious when it comes to holiday spending, and we’re proud to offer a quality, creative play experience that engages children and doesn’t break the bank," said Anne Flynn, VP marketing for Allstar Products Group.