in 1946 by J. S. Herr.
Family continues to be dedicated to owning and operating the company.
Has experienced consistent growth for nearly 70 years.
Innovative product and packaging development is continually pursued to satisfy the ever-changing appetites and tastes of the snacking community.
Herr’s produces over 350 SKUs over two facilities: (1) Nottingham, PA (2) Chillicothe, OH
Currently selling products in all 50 states and over 40 countries. 500+ company-owned routes supported by 20 regional branches.
1MM POUNDS OF CHIPS
We produce up to one million pounds of potato chips every week and offer 19 different flavors on both regular and ripple chips.
KETTLE – SMALL BATCH FRYING
Currently house eight batch kettle fryers producing up to 250,000 pounds of kettle chips each week across 11 varieties.
Two high pressure extrusion lines are running in our new plant (Built in 2009) and produce up to 300,000 pounds of product every week.
The first US snack food company to use nitrogen gas to maintain the freshness of fried snack foods.
The first US snack food company to use X-Ray technology to replace metal detection on finished snacks. We have 100% inspection for metal, glass, wood or any other dense adulteration.
One of the first US snack food companies to use Optical Sorting Technology to eliminate color defects from finished product.
AUTOMATIC CASE PACKING
The first US snack company to use automatic case packers for flexible packaging.
The first snack food company in the US to obtain an SQF level #3 certification.