Monday, May 5, 2014

Meet Pepsico

                            Six Questions with Jennifer Jenkins, Unit Sales Manager, Pepsico 

                                                                631 Solarex Court
                                                                Frederick, Maryland   21703

What does your business do??
Pepsi Beverages Company in Frederick, MD is a sales and distribution center for Pepsi Products to customers located in Gettysburg, PA, Thurmont, MD, Frederick, MD, Middletown, MD, Urbana, MD, Eldersburg, MD, Westminster, MD, Hampstead, MD, and Mt.Airy, MD.

How long have you been in business?
This facility has been in operation for 17 years.

How many employees do you have?
This location has 57 employees

Why do you believe you will continue to be successful in Frederick County?
Pepsi has been around since 1890 and is a well-known product.  Pepsi is innovative in products and technologies to ensure that they are meeting customer needs for a long term sustainable future.

If your company is involved in community outreach, please share with us your involvement.
Pepsi donates product for fundraiser events to 100’s of local organizations every year.  Pepsi also partners with San Mar Children’s home as a corporate sponsor.  Pepsi works with the Westminster shelter as well.  On a larger scale Pepsi also has an initiative called PepsiCo feeds America that the Frederick Employees participate in.  One of our Employees has a non-profit organization called brown bags and blankets that we support with donations that employees bring in.

What are you most proud of?
I am proud that Frederick, MD has consistently grown sales which have enabled us to continue to provide jobs in the Frederick community.  I am proud that our employees are very passionate about serving others and are always willing to give back to the community during any event that we sponsor.