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Quaker FAQs

  • When was the Quaker Oats Company founded?

  • Who is the man on the Quaker Oats box? Is it William Penn?

  • When did you introduce Quick Quaker Oats?

  • When did you start making Quaker Instant Oatmeal?

  • Do you donate product or sponsor events?

  • When did you become part of PepsiCo?

  • Do you give tours?

  • What is the difference between Quaker® Old Fashioned Oatmeal, Quick Quaker®, Quaker® Steel Cut Oats and Instant Quaker® Oatmeal?

  • My child has Chicken Pox and my doctor told me to give him an oatmeal bath. How do I do this?

  • How can I do an oatmeal facial? And how can I customize my facial?

  • When was Life® Cereal introduced?

  • Are there peanuts in all varieties of Snack Bars? Why is there a peanut warning on the package?

  • Which products help reduce cholesterol?

  • Which Quaker® products are kosher-certified?

  • Which Quaker products are labeled as gluten free?

  • What's the best way to store Quaker products?

  • How do I prepare Quaker Quick or Old Fashioned Oats?

  • How do I prepare Quaker Steel Cut Oats?

  • Can I eat Quaker's Granola warm?

  • Where can I find coupons?

  • What does the "BEST BEFORE" code on my package mean?

  • How do I read the "BEST BEFORE" code?

  • What about the code on individual packets of Quaker Snacks?