PepsiAmericas is one of the largest manufacturers, sellers and distributors of PepsiCo beverages in the world. The company has operations in the United States and the Caribbean as well as central and eastern Europe. It serves more than 200 million consumers in over 15 countries. PepsiAmericas maintains a work force of nearly 19,000 employees. Through a joint venture with Central America Beverage Corporation, the company offers tea, waters, soft drinks, juices, nectars and energy drinks. It provides beverages under the Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sierra Mist and Aquafina brands. PepsiAmericas also distributes brands from other companies, such as Lipton Iced Tea, Dr Pepper and Starbucks.