Pepsi's Indra Nooyi Focuses on China

If you're the CEO of a big American company, chances are you are traveling to China at least once a year. Indra Nooyi, the chairman and chief executive officer of PepsiCo (PEP), is taking the standard China trip to a new extreme. The Pepsi boss is on a 12-day trip to China, visiting not only the usual destinations for a CEO—Beijing and Shanghai—but also the western cities of Chongqing and Xian as well as rural Inner Mongolia where Pepsi, maker of Lay's and other snack foods, operates China's largest potato farms.

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