Beverages – PepsiCo: The Group is responsible for
bringing PepsiCo. into India and as a result was the First and largest
franchisee of PepsiCola Beverages International USA in the country
engaged in the manufacturing, bottling and marketing of soft drinks-
Pepsi, 7UP, Mirinda Orange, Teem, Mirinda Lemon, Slice, Mirinda
Apple, Evervess Club Soda, and the newly introduced Pepsi Aha. The
Group has major distribution network in Northern India that caters
to the States of Punjab, Haryana, Delhi, Chandigarh and Himachal
Pradesh. Through its 60,000 retail outlets it has achieved a tremendous
growth in marketing its products. A committed force of more than
2500 professionals caters to the needs of these retail outlets.
The Chairman is among the seven PepsiCo bottlers world wide, who
were honored with the prestigious ‘Donald M Kendall Bottler
of the Year’ award for the year 1997 by former President of
the United States of America Mr. George Bush and former UK Prime
Minister Ms. Margaret Thatcher.