Are original SunChips being discontinued?

Conversation. We’re very sad to say this flavor has been discontinued. We know that’s a big disappointment so we’re sharing with our team all the feedback we receive from our loyal, passionate fans as they may consider bringing it back in the future. Thanks for reaching out to us!

What was the original Sun chip?

Sun Chips is a brand of fried grains, rippled, multigrain chips launched in 1991 and produced by Frito-Lay….Sun Chips.

Owner PepsiCo
Produced by Frito-Lay
Country United States
Introduced 1991
Markets Worldwide

Why are Sun Chips so hard to find?

SunChips sales have reportedly declined more than 11 percent in the past 52 weeks because of the bags. The bags are made from plant-based materials and are 100 percent compostable, which was a pretty big deal—that means you can keep your chip habit without producing a ton of landfill waste.

Are original SunChips healthy?

Unfortunately the answer is “no.” Although Sun Chips may be healthier than some of their salty snack brethren, that really isn’t a very hard mountain to climb. With 140 calories, 6 grams of fat, and 120mg of sodium in a 1 ounce serving, snacking regularly on Sun Chips probably will lead to some long-term trouble.

Why are SunChips so good?

And they are a better choice than regular potato chips—they’re made with whole grains and preservative-free ingredients and contain less fat. Whether your favorite flavor is Sour Cream and Onion, Garden Salsa, Harvest Cheddar, or the new Veggie Harvest made with real vegetables, Sun Chips make noshing delicious.

What year did SunChips come out?

Sun Chips were first produced by Frito Lay in 1991, and have since gained a fan base among snackers. They’re famous for their unique rippled texture, and a light, wholesome crunch that makes you feel like you’re snacking on something that’s actually food for you.

Does SunChips have pork?

For those who wish to avoid these enzymes, we have a list of “Products Made without Porcine Enzymes” available here. Our non-seasoned, salted-only snacks, such as Lay’s Classic, Ruffles Original, Fritos Original, Santitas, Tostitos, SunChips Original and Rold Gold Pretzels, do not have animal enzymes of any kind.

Are Sun Chips Healthier Than lays?

SunChips are made with whole grains instead of potatoes, which makes them higher in fiber than traditional potato chips at 2 g per serving (about 8 percent of your daily value for fiber).