Quaker Oats signs deal with James Beard Foundation CHICAGO, Sept. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- An astonishing 130 billion pounds of food – mostly nutritious foods like fruits, vegetables, dairy and grains – is wasted each year. That's why The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., is partnering with the James Beard Foundation (JBF) and Chef Marco Canora to launch "More Taste, Less Waste" which inspires people to re-think the value of food, and in particular, the role that oats can play in transforming foods that would otherwise be thrown away into nutritious, delicious dishes.
Quaker Oats sponsors Finding Dory As everyone's forgetful blue tang Dory dives back into the sea-and theaters-this summer in Disney•Pixar's FINDING DORY, 13 brands have signed on to support the film. The massive promotional campaign features collaborations with Aussie, BAND-AID Brand, Bounty, Coppertone, Ice Chips, Juicy Juice, Kellogg's, KRAFT Macaroni & Cheese, Nature's Harvest Bread, Pirate's Booty, Quaker, Subway and Yoplait GoGurt. "Finding Dory," which showcases Dory's life-changing journey to find her family, opens in theaters nationwide June 17, 2016.
Quaker Oats signs deal with 1871 CHICAGO, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., has formed a first-of-its-kind partnership with Chicago's technology hub, 1871. The partnership, which includes support of grants through the Diversity in Entrepreneurship Initiative and title sponsorship of a conference room within the 1871 space, helps Quaker cement its status as a trusted resource to Chicago businesses and act in service to the community in which it has done business for more than 100 years.