Arby's to serve PepsiCo and Cadbury Schweppes products
December 20, 2005
by FoodBusinessNews.net Staff
ATLANTA — For the first time in the brand’s 40 year history, Arby’s is aligning its restaurants with a national soft drink beverage program. Arby’s has signed agreements to serve PepsiCo products, among them Pepsi, Tropicana lemonade and Mountain Dew, and Cadbury Schweppes Americas Beverages products, Dr Pepper and Diet Dr Pepper, in its nearly 3,500 Arby’s restaurants.
"PepsiCo’s extensive portfolio of popular beverage brands, coupled with the opportunities available serving salty snacks, creates a mutually beneficial relationship," said Doug Benham, president and chief executive officer of Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc. "The Pepsi team offers Arby’s innovation expertise and a compelling service program. Dr Pepper offers a distinctive beverage choice that’s as unique as our brand. These agreements mark the start of an exciting new chapter for Arby’s."