November 11, 2020
Dear Partners and Customers,
In an effort to support the current Black Lives Matter movement with a message of unity, we aired a commercial recently that Pepsi regrets. We missed the mark and have deeply hurt some of our customers and partners.
I sincerely apologize on behalf of Pepsi for our actions. We would never want to downplay such a serious issue, and we recognize how important these movements are. We have immediately taken down the commercial, and again deeply regret that it was aired in the first place.
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