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== The Smith's Snackfood Company was founded as Smith's Potato Crisps Ltd. by Frank Smith and Jim Viney in the United Kingdom after World War I. The firm started in Cricklewood, London, reputedly in Smith's garage. In 1927, after buying Jim Viney's share of the business, the company expanded into a factory in Brentford, London, which was enlarged in 1930. During the depression, Smith travelled to Australia to expand the business.
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==Smiths Crisps (UK & Australia) ==
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===19??-2003 (Australia)===
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[[File:Smiths_Chips_3.jpeg|center]]
   
In Australia he set up shop and brought out many new flavours.
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The Smith's Snackfood Company was founded as Smith's Potato Crisps Ltd in 1920 in the UK. In 1931, Smiths was expanded into Australia.
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The Smith's brand was purchased by [[PepsiCo]], the Smith's brand in the UK was largely morphed into [[Walkers]] although some Smith's products have remained under the Smith's branding. In Australia, the Smith's brand has remained.
   
Several different companies bought Smith's until it landed in the hands of PepsiCo, the Smith's brand in the Uk was retired and morphed into Walkers, In Australia, the Smith's brand has remained. ==
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==Smith's Chips (Australia)==
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===2003-2016===
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[[File:Smith's_Chips_4.jpeg|center|210px]]
   
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In 2003, Smith's Crisps were rebranded as Smith's Chips, the rebrand was accompanied by a major logo redesign.
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===2016-Present===
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[[File:Smiths_Chips_5.jpeg|thumb|230px|centre]]
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In Late September of 2016, Smith's Chips unveiled a new logo and branding that is more like the [[Lay's]] and Walkers logo and branding as it has gold in the logo and has a ring like Lay's and Walkers logos.
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It is only the second major refresh in the company's 96 year history.
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{{PepsiCo}}
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[[Category:food and drink in the United Kingdom]]
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[[Category:food and drink in Australia]]
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[[Category:PepsiCo]]
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[[Category:Companies established in 1920]]
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[[Category:United Biscuits]]

Revision as of 11:59, November 3, 2019

Smiths Crisps (UK & Australia)

19??-2003 (Australia)

Smiths Chips 3


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The Smith's Snackfood Company was founded as Smith's Potato Crisps Ltd in 1920 in the UK. In 1931, Smiths was expanded into Australia. The Smith's brand was purchased by PepsiCo, the Smith's brand in the UK was largely morphed into Walkers although some Smith's products have remained under the Smith's branding. In Australia, the Smith's brand has remained.

Smith's Chips (Australia)

2003-2016

Smith's Chips 4


Logopedia Info A better version of this logo is needed, due to the picture quality, inaccuracies or other issues with the uploaded logo. You can help Logopedia by uploading it here.

In 2003, Smith's Crisps were rebranded as Smith's Chips, the rebrand was accompanied by a major logo redesign.

2016-Present

Smiths Chips 5

In Late September of 2016, Smith's Chips unveiled a new logo and branding that is more like the Lay's and Walkers logo and branding as it has gold in the logo and has a ring like Lay's and Walkers logos.

It is only the second major refresh in the company's 96 year history.


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