QuakerThe Quaker Oats Company was founded in 1901 with the merger of three oat milling operations in the Mid-Western United States. Since then, the company has expanded operations to include a number of grocery sectors. In addition to hot and cold breakfast cereals, their products include Quaker Oats, Quaker Rice Cakes, Chewy Granola Bars, Rice-A-Roni rice dishes and Aunt Jemima syrups and frozen producs.
In August 2001, Quaker merged with PepsiCo, Inc. Today, PepsiCo, along with it's Quaker Division, markets more than 500 products to over 200 countries.
Cereal Spotlight:Cap'n Crunch Cereal
Introduced in 1963Cap'n Crunch was created in response to early 1960's market research that revealed kids under 10 preferred crunchy foods to soggy foods.
Attempting to create a cereal that would satisfy crunch lovers, Quaker created a corn and oat cereal with a pillow-shape and a butterscotch-tinged sugar coating... Read More
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