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Now vs. then: how potato chips are made

posted by Jason Kottke   Apr 09, 2013

NPR’s Planet Money talked to Ed Herr of Herr Foods about how potato chip manufacturing has changed since 1946, when the company was housed in a barn on his family’s land.

Herr estimates that if they currently made chips the way they did back in the 1940s, they’d cost about $25 a bag.

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