About PBV

Soda Speak

B&C

Short for bottle and can.

B.I.B.

Bag in Box

C&G

The channel that includes convenience stores and gas stations.

Carb and Non-Carb

Short for carbonated and non-carbonated beverages. Pepsi is an example of a carbonated beverage and Lipton teas are examples of non-carbonated beverages.

Channel

Outlets that are similar in size that buy, merchandise and sell soft drinks in similar ways.

Cooler

Company-owned one, two, and three glass-doored refrigerated units that contain cold product.

CSD

Carbonated Soft Drink.

DSD

Direct Store Delivery. Products go from the plant or warehouse directly to a customer account.

Full-Service Vending

Pepsi Bottling Ventures places and stocks the vending machine and pays a commission to the account on the machine's sales.

Large Format

Supermarkets, mass merchandisers, and club stores.

On-Premise

Outlets where consumers buy beverages for immediate consumption at or near the point-of-sale.

PET

Polyethylene Terephthelate. Plastic used to make bottles.

Single Serve

Products sold for immediate consumption in retail and on-premise channels.

Small Format

Convenience stores, gas stations, and drug and dollar stores.

Take-Home

Products sold warm and generally purchased for at-home or future consumption.

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