Shares of PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.46 points or 0.44% at $105.05 with 4.01 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $104.82, the shares hit an intraday low of $104.60 and an intraday high of $105.64 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $149.14 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 1.44 billion shares.
On Aug. 25, 2016 This season, Pepsi®, the Official Sponsor of the NFL®, and Tostitos®, the Official Chip and Dip of the NFL, are offering football fans across the country the opportunity to experience the game like never before – from the sidelines, at the NFL draft party and in the tunnel with the players.
Now through January 2, 2017, the “Win Unreal NFL Experiences” program takes football lovers from the sidelines into the action with unparalleled experiences of fans’ favorite aspects of the game. By visiting PepsiandTostitos.com, consumers can enter the sweepstakes for the chance to win the weekly Unreal NFL Experience, while also being able to redeem gear ranging from branded team merchandise to NFL game tickets.
“Football fans love the game and the experiences around it – whether they’re tailgating in the parking lot or at home enjoying the game with their favorite Pepsi beverages and Tostitos snacks,” said Jeff Klein, vice president of marketing, Frito-Lay North America. “We are bringing our fans experiences they typically only dream of, from tossing the ball around with Drew Brees or helping team captains with the coin toss, these experiences offer our fans the opportunity of a lifetime.”
Shares of Newell Brands Inc (NYSE:NWL) ended Wednesday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.39 points or 0.79% at $50.06 with 3.99 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $49.86, the shares hit an intraday low of $49.78 and an intraday high of $50.55 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $23.72 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 482.20 million shares.
Newell Brands Inc (NWL) on August 31, 2016 announced that Tom Sanford has joined the company as Vice President, Communications. Sanford will be based at the company’s new global headquarters in Hoboken, New Jersey, with responsibility for enterprise-level internal and external communications worldwide, inclusive of employee, community and media relations.
“Tom has more than 25 years of communications experience driving positive outcomes for global organizations during significant periods of change and growth,” said Fiona Laird, Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer. “He will be a tremendous asset during this exciting, transformational time at Newell Brands.”
Prior to joining Newell Brands, Sanford held communications leadership roles at several large, multinational companies, including Aetna, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, and AlliedSignal. He spent the early part of his career at two New York-based communications agencies, Adams & Rinehart and Burson-Marsteller. He holds a B.A. in American Studies from Yale University.
Sanford’s appointment is the latest in a series of top talent additions for the company since its acquisition of Jarden Corp. on April 15, 2016.