PepsiCo to build food plant in UP at $70 million
PepsiCo says it will invest $2.1 bn in India by 2022, which is part of the $5.5 bn it had promised in November 2013
PepsiCo will invest along with its local bottling partners, as it looks to ramp up manufacturing capacity in India
NEW DELHI : PepsiCo India will invest $70 million to build a food manufacturing plant in Uttar Pradesh, the company said on Friday. PepsiCo, the makers of Lay’s chips and Kurkure snacks, said it is part of its efforts to expand capacity in India’s growing packaged foods market. The local arm of the American company also said that it is true to its commitment to invest $2.1 billion in India by 2022, which is part of the $5.5 billion it had promised in November 2013.