This case provides information that allows students: to assess the value of quaker's businesses, estimate potential synergies associated with a pepsi-quaker merger, and come up with an effective. Ip/01/450 brussels, 28 march 2001 commission authorises acquisition of quaker by pepsico the european commission has today granted clearance under the european union's merger control rules to the proposed takeover of the quaker oats company by pepsico incorporated, both from the united states. After a monthlong takeover struggle for quaker oats, pepsico has agreed to acquire the company for about $134 billion in stock, executives close to the deal said yesterday the transaction, which. The merger of pepsico with compatriot quaker oats gave a major boost to operating profits at the giant snack food and soft drinks group in 2002 - and the recent reorganisation of the international. Have a product question or comment contact quaker consumer relations online or via phone at 1-800-367-6287 m-f 8:30-5:00 est.
Pepsico completes bottling acquisitions bevnetcom and leveraging the experience gained in its 2001 merger with quaker, pepsico has named a full management team for the new beverage. Quaker's snack food business is a better fit with pepsi, which already has its own snack division in frito-lay pepsi plans to use quaker's granola bars as the foundation of a line of healthy snacks. Soft drink and food giant pepsico 's acquisition of quaker oats last august was a smart move that should enable the purchase, ny-based firm to maintain stable growth and continue trading at high.
The federal trade commission today met in closed session to consider an enforcement action to authorize staff to seek a preliminary injunction against pepsico's proposed acquisition of the quaker federal trade commission votes to close investigation of proposed merger of pepsico and quaker oats co | federal trade commission. Good for you includes foods such as quaker oats oatmeal, sabra hummus, and naked juice smoothies the deal will be funded using pepsico's cash on hand and has been unanimously approved by the boards of both companies. Pepsico inc pepsico, inc engages in the manufacture, marketing, distribution, and sale of beverages, food, and snacks it is a food and beverage company with a complementary portfolio of brands.
When pepsico made its quaker acquisition 10 years this august, it was a headline-grabbing deal though gatorade -- which has been folded into pepsi's beverage business -- got most of the attention. Pepsico is highly benefited from the merger and quaker also being a mega brand in itself but merging with a company like pepsico strengthens its position even more as thirsty people will either go to the carbonated or non-carbonated drinks and now they have the command to both sections and as a result to which the company will be retaining both. We don't know of any legitimate reason why this merger should be blocked quaker's gatorade would be a major boost to pepsi's lineup, adding almost 10 percent to the company's us drinks sales. Coca-cola / pepsico merger coke and pepsi are forced to merge if so, what would it look like and how would it work quaker (oats/ porridege / cereals) part. Coca-cola's board rejected a $1575 billion all-stock acquisition of quaker oats, maker of gatorade and other food products, while france's danone confirmed that it may be interested in making a bid.
Pepsico reaches merger agreements with pepsi bottling group and pepsiamericas 8/4/2009 our main businesses - frito-lay, quaker, pepsi-cola, tropicana and. Quaker oats was formed in 1991 from the merger of 4 oat mills pepsico purchased quaker oats for $134 billion in 2001 pepsico's rational for the purchase was to obtain the gatorade brand, which quaker oats had acquired in 1983. Pepsico was formed in 1965 with the merger of the pepsi-cola company and frito-lay, inc pepsico has since expanded from its namesake product pepsi to a broader range of food and beverage brands, the largest of which included an acquisition of tropicana products in 1998 and the quaker oats company in 2001, which added the gatorade brand to its.
As chief financial officer, nooyi led pepsico through a restructuring that included the divesture of its restaurants into yum brands and a merger with quaker oats see also. Pepsico's bid for quaker oats group c14 merger has to be accounted as pooling of interests without creation of any goodwill on sharerepurchase or sale. Brands inc and led the acquisition of tropicana and the merger with quaker oats, which brought the quaker and gatorade brands to pepsico nooyi's tenure as chief executive also includes the.
Pepsico inc completed its $138 billion acquisition of quaker oats co thursday, ending a nine-month battle that hinged on obtaining clearance form us regulators. 8-k 1 qkrclosehtm pepsico and quaker complete their merger, forming fifth-largest food and beverage co product portfolio now includes 13 brands that each generate. On august 2, pepsico announced it has completed its merger with the quaker oats company, creating a $25 bn food and beverage company this is an historic day for pepsico, said steve reinemund, pepsico chairman and chief executive officer.