Date: 24 April, 2015
Faculties Incharge: Dr. Gyanesh Kumar Sinha and Prof. Sanjay Kumar Mangla
The School of Management, GD Goenka University, Gurgaon organised an Industrial Visit at PEPSICO, Nuh Mewat for MBA-II Semester students on 24th April, 2015. The visit was coordinated by the faculty in-charge Dr. Gyanesh Kumar Sinha and Prof. Sanjay Kumar Mangla. The students received a very warm welcome by the company and the executives from the company guided the students at shop floor where actual production of PEPSI cold drinks was taking place. The plant is having the state of the art infrastructure with the latest technology in beverage industry across India.
Plant visit was followed by an interactive session with the students by Mr. Kamal Kant Sharma-Plant Head and Mr. Sushil Mehra-HR Head of Pepsico. The students learnt about various managerial functions. Students came to know about the manufacturing process of cold drinks, plant operations capacity during lean and peak seasons, quality control practices, sales and marketing strategies, supply chain and logistics management and HR practices. The students also learnt about the corporate social responsibility (CSR) projects being undertaken by the company. The company also briefed about the future expansion plans. The students had very learning and memorizing experiences and the overall visit was very successful.