Tostitos, Lay’s Chips, and SunChips will lose their artificial flavors, preservatives and the dreaded monosodium glutamate (MSG) and will gain the label “all-natural.” Frito-Lay has made the change in response to surveys that say up to 70 percent of consumers are looking for more natural foods.
The changes won’t turn these snack foods into health foods, and I hope that consumers won’t see them as such. The sodium and fat content in the foods will still be very high. However, I’m glad to see that some of the unnecessary artificial ingredients are being taken out of these snack foods.
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