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Pepsico reports financial results of Third Quarter 2018

Pepsico reports financial results of Third Quarter 2018

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October 2, 2018
PepsiCo, Inc. (NASDAQ: PEP) today reported results for the third quarter 2018.

Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO of Pepsico:

“We are pleased with our results for the third quarter.”

“We continued to see very strong operating performance from our international divisions, propelled by developing and emerging markets.”

“Frito-Lay North America generated solid net revenue and operating profit growth; and North America Beverages delivered another quarter of sequential improvement in top-line performance.”

“On the strength of our year-to-date results, we have revised upward our full-year organic revenue growth target.”

“Additionally, given the recent strengthening in the U.S. dollar we have revised our full-year core earnings per share target to reflect our updated expectation of an approximate 1 percentage point headwind from foreign exchange translation.”
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Revenue growth by region / business unit and Volume growth for Food / snacks vs Beverages.
* Includes acquisitions, divestitures and other structural changes, as well as sales and certain other taxes. For further information, we refer to the full financial release

Frito-Lay North America (FLNA) operating profit increased 3.5%, primarily reflecting the net revenue growth and planned cost reductions across a number of expense categories, partially offset by certain operating cost increases.

Full Financial Release

For additional information and clarification, please review the Pepsico Press Release and associated documents
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Frito-Lay North America (FLNA) includes Pepsico's snack operations in the United States and Canada where the company dominates the market with a range of savory snacks brands including Lay's, Ruffles, Doritos, Tostitos, Fritos, Cheetos and Sunchips
PepsiCo is one of the world's leading food and beverage companies with over $65 billion in net revenue in 2012 and a global portfolio of brands, including several savory snack brands.