Overseas Sales Drive PepsiCo Success

10 February 2006

    PURCHASE, NY -The beverage giant saw its fourth quarter profits increase by 13% thanks to strong sales of snacks and non-carbonated drinks, especially in emerging markets
    PepsiCo reports net income of $1.1 billion (€918m; £631m), compared with $985m a year earlier.
    Revenue jumped 15% to $10.1bn and international sales went up 16%, led by snack growth in Mexico, Russia and India and beverage growth in the Middle East, China and Argentina.