BRIDGEVIEW, ILL. — PepsiCo, Inc. just lately added a brand new packaging line, pasta press and dryer at its Quaker Oats plant in Bridgeview, Ailing., a transfer the corporate stated permits it to “sustain with the excessive demand for our beloved Cheetos Mac ‘N Cheese product.”
“What’s nice is that this line can be used for any of our different pasta or rice-based merchandise, so it permits for some flexibility,” the corporate stated.
Quaker Oats stated the brand new manufacturing line permits the ability to run greater than 5 million further instances of Cheetos Mac ‘N Cheese per 12 months, and total it has allowed the corporate to almost double its output of pasta and rice-based merchandise on the plant. Along with Cheetos Mac ‘N Cheese, Quaker Oats makes Rice-A-Roni, Pasta Roni and Close to East merchandise on the plant.
“We’re obsessed with making merchandise we all know our shoppers love,” Quaker Oats stated. “Specifically, the patron pleasure for Cheetos Mac ‘N Cheese has been enjoyable to expertise, so we’re thrilled these current expansions will enable us to make extra of what we all know our shoppers are in search of.”
Cheetos Mac ‘N Cheese was launched in August 2020 and is out there in single field and cup codecs, and is available in three varieties: Daring & Tacky, Flamin’ Scorching and Tacky Jalapeño.