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Woman Sues Frito-Lay
Over 'All Natural' Claims
Jan 6, 2012 3:19 PM CST
Woman Sues Frito-Lay Over 'All Natural' Claims
Tostitos, Sun Chips made with genetically modified oil: suit
- Almost exactly one year ago, your helpful Newser editors informed you that Frito-Lay had big plans for 2011: to make 50% of its line from "all-natural" ingredients. And according to one California woman, that effort has been a big fail. Julie Gengo has filed a class-action lawsuit against Frito-Lay,...
Sun Chips Tries Again
With Quieter Bag
Feb 24, 2011 5:58 PM CST
Sun Chips Tries Again With Quieter Bag
Company debuts new biodegradable packaging
- Sun Chips is out with another biodegradable bag, but this time it swears you won't need ear protection. Frito-Lay backtracked on last year's really, really loud version amid complaints, ridicule, and poor sales. Now the company has begun putting a new biodegradable bag on shelves (for the "Original" chips),...
Sun Chips Dumps Loud
Oct 5, 2010 11:51 AM CDT
Sun Chips Dumps Loud —and Green—Bag
No one wants their chips to sound like a jet engine, apparently
- Frito-Lay tried to go green, it really did, but that compostable Sun Chips bag was just too darn loud . The biodegradable bag, made from plant material, made more of a splash for its ridiculous volume than it did for its ability to be recycled, and has been compared to a...
Sun Chips Bags:
Louder Than a
Aug 18, 2010 7:25 AM CDT
Sun Chips Bags: Louder Than a Jet Cockpit
Going green isn't always good ... on your ears
- Today’s hard-hitting investigative report from the
Wall Street Journal
: The new Sun Chips bags are loud. Like,
loud. The new bags are biodegradable and compostable (good), but as a result, are also more “crispy and crunchy” (bad). The poor Sun Chips fans who just want to be...
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