Privacy Policy


for effective as of 3/1/2007

The web site you have entered is operated by or on behalf of Pepsi-Cola Company ("Pepsi"), a division of PepsiCo, Inc. Pepsi is committed to protecting your personal privacy. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of information that are collected by Pepsi on this web site, and how we use and protect it. This Policy also explains the choices that you can make about the way your information is collected and used. This Policy applies only to this web site, and it does not apply to banners, sweepstakes and other advertisements or promotions that Pepsi may sponsor or participate in on PepsiCo's other web sites or web sites owned by third parties.

Your Consent to This Privacy Policy

By using this web site, you signify that you agree with the terms of this Privacy Policy as posted on this site as well as the terms of our Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree with any term in this Policy or our Terms and Conditions, please do not use this site or provide any Personal Information to us.

The Information We Collect

We do not collect Personal Information on this web site. As used in this Privacy Policy, "Personal Information" means any information that is linked to your identity such as your name, street address, telephone number, screen name, age and/or email address. You may have heard of "cookies," which are small files or pieces of information that are stored by your browser on your computer's hard drive when you visit a web site. The use of cookies is an industry standard and you will find them at most web sites. Pepsi may use cookies to collect non-personally identifiable information during your visit to our web sites, such as the particular site areas you visit and the activities in which you participate at our web sites. Anonymous information about your computer, such as your IP address (a number assigned to your computer whenever you surf the Internet), the type of Internet browser you are using, and the type of computer operating system you are using may also be collected by us using cookies. Web servers, the computers that "serve up" web pages, automatically identify your computer by its IP address. When you request a page from this web site, our servers log your IP address. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you'd prefer, you can set yours to refuse cookies or to alert you when cookies are being sent. Refusal of cookies at the site you entered may result in an inability to visit certain areas of the web sites or to receive personalized information when you visit the web sites.

With Whom We May Share Information

In the course of doing business, we employ other companies to perform a variety of functions on our behalf. For example, at times we may retain third parties to analyze, update and correct data we collect on our web sites, to help us improve our products, our database and our web sites. We also may share aggregate, non-personally identifiable information about our users with advertisers, business partners, sponsors, and other third parties. Pepsi-Cola Company currently contracts with online partners to help manage our Internet business. We use the services of a third party to help us understand how visitors use our site. To do this, we use action tags and cookies provided by such third party on this site. The information we collect is non-personally identifiable and helps us determine both group interests and unique individual interests. This information allows us to provide optimal content both on our web sites and within our communications to consumers. Although such third party collects this information on our behalf, we control how that data may and may not be used.