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,” said Hugh Johnston, CFO. “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.”
Lifestyle Foods helps consumers grab and go without sacrificing health
YORK, Pa. Lifestyle Foods is helping consumers curb their daily calorie intake without sacrificing taste.
Lifestyle Foods’ chilled grab-and-go line of products pairs together soups, including chicken noodle, vegetarian vegetable and tomato basil varieties, with either Caesar or garden salads, accompanied by light Caesar, ranch or Italian dressings. Lifestyle Foods also offers an oatmeal kit, complemented by fresh apple, raisins and turbinado sugar.
"It was a joint effort in development amongst our team," said Lifestyle Foods founder and CEO Jason Bross. He added, "We wanted to come up with something simple [that] isn’t being done yet."
PepsiCo to launch G Series Fit
PURCHASE, N.Y. PepsiCo reportedly is making a lower-calorie Gatorade product line targeted at athletes.
PepsiCo’s G Series Fit line of Gatorade includes a pre-workout energy bar and a fruit-based protein drink, according to published reports. The line builds on the success of other lower-calorie Gatorade products, including the brand’s G2 line.
G Series Fit is slated to hit retail shelves in April.