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PepsiCo (PEP) announced the name change of its Aunt Jemima pancake mix and syrup brand to Pearl Milling Company, the snacking and beverage company announced on Tuesday.   In June 2020, Quaker Oats, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, said it would remove Aunt Jemima's image from its packaging in the fourth quarter and change the name soon after. The company also pledged $5 million to support the Black community. "We recognize Aunt Jemima's origins are based on a racial stereotype. While work has been done over the years to update the brand in a manner intended to be appropriate and respectful, we...

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