1. Describe the company and the major initiative(s) they have planned for the next 5 years.
PepsiCo is a world leader in convenient snacks, foods and beverages. PepsiCo, Inc. is founded by Donald M. Kendall, President and Chief Executive Officer of Pepsi-Cola and Herman W. Lay, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Frito-Lay, through the merger of the two companies. Pepsi-Cola was created in the late 1890s by Caleb Bradham, a New Bern, N.C. pharmacist. Frito-Lay, Inc. was formed by the 1961 merger of the Frito Company, founded by Elmer Doolin in 1932, and the H. W. Lay Company, founded by Herman W.Lay, also in 1932. Herman Lay is chairman of the Board of Directors of the new company; Donald M. …show more content…
2. Determine which elements of administrative law will be most relevant to the upcoming initiative(s) and what the impact of those laws will be.
3. Discuss applicable sales, licensing, and e-Commence laws the company will need to take into consideration during their initiative(s).
4. Makes recommendations for the company to minimize the threat of lawsuits relating to privacy protection, product liability, or intellectual property rights.
5. Research and cite at least 4 peer-reviewed academic sources in addition to the textbook.
1) Pepsico Site : http://www.pepsico.com/Company.html
2) Article and website on Pepsico’s site : Freedom Valu Centers Introduces PepsiCo's Dream Machine Recycling Program to Metro Minneapolis-St. Paul
3) PepsiCo's Dream Machine: recycling bad habits while guzzling energy? http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/blog/2010/apr/30/pepsico-dream-machine-recycling
4) PepsiCo's new recycling program billed as a win, win, win http://www.ajc.com/business/pepsicos-new-recycling-program-481104.html
Extra information: (from source number 3)
PepsiCo has gone to great lengths to launch its new innovation. However high engery concern still exist. For example, how much energy does it take to build and run these huge machines? And does this negate