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Indra Nooyi has been CEO of PepsiCo for 12 years. Pic: PepsiCo

PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi to step down

By Rachel Arthur

Indra K. Nooyi is to end her tenure as PepsiCo CEO after more than a decade in the role, with Ramon Laguarta elected to succeed her.

Cargo has signed a deal with Uber to enable drivers to make extra money by selling snacks and other essentials to passengers. Pic: Cargo

Uber inks deal with Cargo to offer snacks to passengers

By Gill Hyslop

New York-based startup Cargo – which provides in-car commerce to the rideshare economy – has signed an exclusive partnership deal with driver app Uber to offer a vending serving to passengers.

PepsiCo's profits were bolstered by its sales of its salty snacks, despite headwinds from its beverage division.

Frito-Lay props up PepsiCo’s profits as soda goes flat

By Gill Hyslop

Pepsi posted a second-quarter profit that topped analysts’ estimates, helped by strong sales of Frito-Lay and other salty snacks, which offset pressures as health conscious consumers shift away from colas.