PepsiCo’s (PEP) $3.8B acquisition of Russia’s leading food and beverage maker is approved by...

|About: PepsiCo Inc. (PEP)|By:, SA News Editor

PepsiCo’s (PEP) $3.8B acquisition of Russia’s leading food and beverage maker is approved by Russian regulators, paving the way for country’s biggest deal on record to close by early February. PepsiCo will be the largest snack and drink business in Russia as well as the company’s largest market outside the U.S.