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PepsiCo Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014
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3.3 1,677 reviews

72% Approve of the CEO

PepsiCo Chairman and CEO Indra K. Nooyi

Indra K. Nooyi

(614 ratings)

59% of employees recommend this company to a friend

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Work life balance was given to those who handled it responsibly(in 97 reviews)

  • great pay and benefits, plenty of opportunities for growth, very stable company(in 49 reviews)


Cons
  • You have to be focused on your own work life balance because there's so much to do(in 216 reviews)

  • long hours hard physical work, stressful at times to complete all requried(in 154 reviews)

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    Outstanding work environment

    Talent Acquisition Senior Manager (Current Employee) Plano, TX

    ProsThe people at this company are top shelf. Not only do I work with the best and brightest but I enjoy them from a personal standpoint. This is a place for people that are high-energy and want to win. The company continues to evolve from a food and beverage standpoint which is exciting to see. Salary is extremely fair compared to the rest of the market.

    ConsWorkload is huge but that's what you sign up for when joining the company.

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to evolve from a healthy food and beverage offering.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Frito Lay Route Sales

    Route Sales Representative (Current Employee) Kansas City, MO

    ProsEasy job. Route bid at 53,000. Easy to grow routes if u follow behind lazy people and there are many. Consistently make over 73k and up to 78k. Company does cut routes and u must grow accounts again or u might drop back down into the 50's. Free shirts, royals tickets, chiefs tickets. Benefits are good! 401k, pension (not available for new employees anymore), vacation.

    ConsEarly starts and route cuts. Company received Herman Lay award (most prestigious). Rsrs received jacket and management got trip to Cancun, Las Vegas and some a trip to Fiesta Bowl. However, if u want to be part of management , u can apply anytime so stop complaining. Many people have hard time with management getting rewards.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Marketing: Great to build a resume

    Marketing Manager (Current Employee) Albany, NY

    ProsGreat company to build a resume, network and learn fundamentals. Ability to work on national brands as well on innovations.

    ConsNorth America business always under fire. Morale is negatively impacted. I question if salaries and benefits are competitive enough to maintain talented newcomers as well as seasoned producers.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe realistic on work life balance offerings and support. Senior management must lead by example.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    good company

    Merchandiser (Current Employee) Cranston, RI

    Prosa lot of work all the time

    Consno time tospend with your family

    No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    It was a great experience working for this company

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

    ProsPeople, opportunities, salary, environment, benefits

    ConsWork/life balance, constant change no stability

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    Great stable company, best compensation

    Director (Current Employee) Plano, TX

    ProsCompensation is excellent compared to many of the F50 corporations. Stable organization. Opportunities to move up exist below the Sr. Manager level and most hires are internal employees.

    ConsMoving up is very political especially at the Sr. Manager and above level, need to have connections, many of the staff have been here for a long time so not much innovation in IT and lack of acceptance to change.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    Prospay is good friendly environment

    Consyou have to kiss butt to advance

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Rewarding career with multiple opportunities to advance.

    Warehouse Person (Loader) (Former Employee) Hollins, VA

    ProsThe pay was great along with the benefits and overtime you could work. The management treats you well and checks up on you to ensure personal life is well.

    ConsCompany was cheap on resources needed to do the job. If you have kids may not be best schedule.

    Advice to Senior ManagementBe more alert of employees needs and safety hazards in warehouse my plant had a lot of injuries.

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Great place to work.

    Route Sales Representative (Current Employee) Salt Lake City, UT

    ProsManagement, pay, benefits, vacation, etc.

    ConsWork-life balance needs improvement.

    Advice to Senior ManagementHire a larger workforce.

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    Great People And Brands

    Human Resources Director (Current Employee)

    ProsLots of opportunity to learn and grow

    ConsNeed to ensure you build the right relationships and nourish your network

    Advice to Senior ManagementContinue to diversify the portfolio and create natural / healthy products

    Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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