PepsiCo gets Indian patent for wonder beverage preservative system
Friday, March 17, 2017, 10:20 AM
The Indra Nooyi-led US cola major PepsiCo has secured an Indian patent for its invention relating to a beverage preservative system. The system prevents spoilage by micro-organisms in a beverage within a sealed container for at least 16 weeks. The grant of the patent comes at a time when the cola major has been facing stiff resistance from states like Tamil Nadu and Kerala.