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PepsiCo to acquire BFY Brands

PepsiCo to acquire BFY Brands

PURCHASE, N.Y. — PepsiCo Inc. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire BFY Brands, the maker of PopCorners snacks, expanding its better-for-you portfolio and production capabilities. Upon closing, BFY Brands will report to PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay North America division. “BFY Brands offers distinctive products that deliver the great taste and ingredients consumers are looking for,”

Walmart, P&G still cream of crop

WILTON, Conn. – Walmart is the top retailer and Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G) is the top manufacturer in the 2015 PoweRanking from consulting firm Kantar ­Retail LLC. Each has led its respective category for more than a decade, noted Kantar, which launched the survey in the late 1990s with the aim of identifying industry