Bags of Wise® Potato Chips

In April 2017, a class-action lawsuit was filed against Wise Foods for allegedly deceptively packaging bags of potato chips to make consumers believe they are getting more chips than they actually are. According to the complaint, the 7 oz. bag of Golden Original Potato Chips and the 6.75 oz. bag of Ridgies Sour Cream and Onion potato chips are 67% empty space. (Alce v. Wise Foods, Inc., Case No. 17-cv-2402, S. D. NY.)

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You know when you buy a big bag of chips, and you’re all psyched for a feast, and then it turns out there are like, three chips in the bag? That bag is slack filled.

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