Pepsi Bottling Ventures recognized as BEVERAGE INDUSTRY’s BOTTLER OF THE YEAR for 2013.
Chicago, IL... January 10, 2013... BEVERAGE INDUSTRY, a national trade publication, announced recently that Pepsi Bottling Ventures LLC (PBV) has been selected as its Bottler of the Year for 2013.
"Showcasing a focus on product and supply chain innovation, distribution management, sustainability initiatives, and corporate citizenship, Pepsi Bottling Ventures exemplifies the qualities and leadership that BEVERAGE INDUSTRY looks for in its Bottler of the Year recipient," says Steven Pintarelli, publisher of BEVERAGE INDUSTRY. "The company’s embracement of innovation makes them an excellent choice for BEVERAGE INDUSTRY’s 2013 Bottler of the Year."
"We are honored that BEVERAGE INDUSTRY selected PBV as its Bottler of the Year and it is truly a fitting testament to our outstanding employees and their commitment to customer service and operating excellence," said Paul Finney, President and CEO.
Pepsi Bottling Ventures LLC (www.pepsibottlingventures.com) is the largest privately-held bottler for Pepsi-Cola products in North America and operates 28 bottling and distribution facilities in North Carolina, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Vermont, Idaho, and South Carolina serving over nine million consumers.