Strong first quarter volumes reported for PepsiCoThis article was originally published in Foodnews
PEPSICO has reported global beverage volume growth of 12% in January-March 2011, with organic beverage volume growth of 3.5%. Pepsi Americas Bottling saw organic volume growth of 2%, with gains in both North America and Latin America. Carbonated volumes were even, but non-carbonates grew 7%. In North America, Pepsi Max grew by 130%, while Gatorade grew 20%.