Campbell-owned Pepperidge Farm is marking 75 years since it was founded with a lineup of product launches this fall. The new products include Goldfish bread in brown sugar and cinnamon flavors, Jingos! snack crackers, Milano Slices salted pretzel cookies and new flavors of Soft Baked cookies.
Eating chocolate lowers the risk of preeclampsia, a condition during pregnancy that can lead to premature births. Researchers from Yale University studied 2,291 pregnant women, finding the ones who ate more chocolate decreased their risk of preeclampsia by up to 40%.
Pepsi named Dave Burwick executive vice president-commercial for PepsiCo International. Burwick, formerly president of Pepsi-Quaker Tropicana Gatorade Canada, will succeed Massimo d'Amore as head of international marketing and sales.