Jays Foods Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1927

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 850


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 1

Jays Foods General Information


Producer of chips based in Chicago, Illinois. The company offers a wide range of potato and tortilla chips, pretzels as well as other salty snacks.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Mrs. Japp's Potato Chips
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Food Products
Corporate Office
  • 825 East 99th Street
  • Chicago, IL 60628-1590
  • United States

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Jays Foods Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Jays Foods Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Jays Foods Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Jays Foods Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Wyandot Snacks 01-Mar-2006 0000000000 Food Products 0000 0000
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Jays Foods Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Wyandot Snacks Food Products Marion, OH 0000
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Jays Foods FAQs

  • When was Jays Foods founded?

    Jays Foods was founded in 1927.

  • Where is Jays Foods headquartered?

    Jays Foods is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

  • What is the size of Jays Foods?

    Jays Foods has 850 total employees.

  • What industry is Jays Foods in?

    Jays Foods’s primary industry is Food Products.

  • Is Jays Foods a private or public company?

    Jays Foods is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Jays Foods?

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  • What is Jays Foods’s current revenue?

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  • Who are Jays Foods’s investors?

    Mesirow Financial and Willis Stein & Partners have invested in Jays Foods.

  • When was Jays Foods acquired?

    Jays Foods was acquired on 04-Dec-2007.

  • Who acquired Jays Foods?

    Jays Foods was acquired by Snyder's of Hanover.

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