Imitated but not equaled!


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 the Chip Association, 1963

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Leonard Japp President of Jay’s Potato Chips

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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.

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Elementary students take a tour of The Jay’s Potato Chip Factory circa 1984

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A Great Jay’s Ad and article featuring their introduction of Corn Chips!
March, 1960 Potato Chipper

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Jay’s Article From The South Side Weekly

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Jays Potato Chip Tin by Jays Foods Inc., 1950s
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