PCPPI hikes capacity by 30%


    Pepsi Cola Products Philippines Inc. (PCPPI), the exclusive manufacturer of PepsiCo beverages in the country, recently opened its newest production line in Santo Tomas, Batangas, which will increase the production of carbonated soft drinks in highly-recyclable polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles.

    Frederick. Ong, PCPPI president and chief executive officer, said the new Southern Tagalog Regional Office (STRO) line is the fastest, most advanced facility yet, improving its PET production by 30 percent.

    The new facility is also expected to support continued job-opportunities in the area. PCPPI operates four lines in total in STRO.

    PCPPI also rolled out its e-commerce platform pepsiproduct.ph in select areas.

    PCPPI also expedited its digital transformation initiative to streamline its business operation and financial management and improve customer experience.