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PepsiCo's plans, customers' favorite eateries, Wal-Mart's top sellers
PepsiCo's plans, customers' favorite eateries, Wal-Mart's top sellers

SmartBrief readers were drawn to news about the latest innovation in overnight oats, as well as stories illuminating consumers' favorite eateries.

Chobani named a new chief operating officer
Chobani named a new chief operating officer

Top 10: New Chobani exec, M&M flavors, Denny's tweets

News about large CPG companies took the majority of this week’s most-read stories with PepsiCo’s move to create “e-commerce-friendly packaging” sitting at the top of the list.

Top 10: Kraft Heinz, The French Laundry and the annual Beard awards
Top 10: Kraft Heinz, The French Laundry and the annual Beard awards

Top 10: Kraft Heinz, The French Laundry and the annual Beard awards

Top 10: A McDonald's for Francophiles, Meijer's viral valentine and a popular pudding
Top 10: A McDonald's for Francophiles, Meijer's viral valentine and a popular pudding

A New York McDonald's with high-end design and pastry offerings, Meijer's popular Valentine's Day video and new snacks from Snyder's-Lance were among this week's most-read stories.

Amazon's top selling snacks
Amazon's top selling snacks

Amazon was featured in two of the top ten most-clicked food and beverage stories this week.

Top 10: Product innovation was on the menu for SmartBrief readers this week
Top 10: Product innovation was on the menu for SmartBrief readers this week

From Oprah's new line of chilled foods to a Big Mac ATM, news about product innovation was popular with readers this week.

Top 10: Futuristic snack food bag, Campbell CEO’s vision, restaurant and grocery trends
Top 10: Futuristic snack food bag, Campbell CEO’s vision, restaurant and grocery trends

New technology, changes in consumers' eating habits and restaurant trends were popular with readers this week.

Americans ate 7.6% more cheese in 2016 compared to 2014
Americans ate 7.6% more cheese in 2016 compared to 2014

US cheese consumption grew while milk drinking declined, USDA says

Top 10: Readers couldn't get enough of CPG news this week
Top 10: Readers couldn't get enough of CPG news this week

From Pepsi and General Mills to Kellogg and Mars, check out the CPG news that dominated food and beverage briefs this week.