Established Circa 1924
Founded in Chicagoland by Leonard Japp. He is renowned for taking on Proctor & Gamble and succeeding with the Jay’s Brand.
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Leonard Japp President of Jay’s Potato Chips
L.M. Japp, one of the founders of Jay’s Potato Chips, watches as starch is removed from the sliced potatoes prior to frying them.
Elementary students take a tour of The Jay’s Potato Chip Factory circa 1984
A Great Jay’s Ad and article featuring their introduction of Corn Chips!
March, 1960 Potato Chipper