Who manufactures Cracker Jacks?

Answer Cracker Jack is manufactured by Frito-Lay North America, Inc. Frito-Lay is a wholly-owned subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc. The snack consisting of caramel-coated popcorn and peanuts, and known for incl... Read More »

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Who made Cracker Jacks?

Cracker Jacks were first introduced at Chicago's first World's fair as a confection of popcorn, peanuts and molasses in 1893 by F.W. Rueckheim and his brother Louis Rueckheim. They were later given... Read More »

Who invented cracker jacks?

Cracker Jacks was invented in 1893 by a German immigrant named Frederick William Rueckheim and his brother Louis Rueckheim. The brothers owned a candy company in Chicago called F.W. Rueckheim & Bro... Read More »

What company makes Cracker Jacks?

Cracker Jack®, the peanut-and-popcorn snack coated in caramel with a toy in every box, is made by Frito-Lay, who bought the brand from Borden in 1997. Crack Jack® was introduced in 1893 by F.W. R... Read More »

When were Cracker Jacks made?

F. W. Rueckheim and his brother Louis Rueckheim sold the first Cracker Jacks--then called "Candied Popcorn and Peanuts"--at the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. According to legend, the Ruckheim broth... Read More »