PepsiCo Issues Statement on Redskins
In a statement released Friday afternoon by a PepsiCo spokesperson:
“We have been in conversations with the NFL and Washington management for a few weeks about this issue. We believe it is time for a change. We are pleased to see the steps the team announced today, and we look forward to continued partnership.”
The Redskins issued a statement earlier on Friday, which was supported by an NFL statement.
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