Snyder's of Hanover® Announces this Season's Chocolate Pretzel Lineup

HANOVER, PA — Two of America's favorite brands, Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels and Hershey's Chocolate, are working together again this year on a decade-old tradition to develop the ultimate sweet and salty combination: chocolate covered pretzels. Both native to Pennsylvania, Snyder’s of Hanover® and Hershey's chocolate covered pretzels offer a sweet and salty combination sure to satisfy sweet tooth and salty snack cravings, alike.
This season's chocolate covered pretzel varieties feature Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels smothered in creamy, sweet Hershey's Chocolate. Available for a limited time beginning in October, Snyder's of Hanover's is offering five chocolate pretzel varieties: Hershey's Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Pretzel Sandwiches, Hershey's Special Dark Chocolate Covered York Peppermint Pretzel Sandwiches, Hershey's Special Dark Chocolate Covered Pretzel Dips, Hershey's White Crème Covered Pretzel Dips and Hershey's Milk Chocolate Covered Pretzel Dips.
The chocolate covered pretzels retail for around $3.49 for a 5- to 6-ounce bag and contain 0 grams trans-fat. Between the chocolate-covered pretzel sandwiches and the chocolate-dipped pretzel minis, milk, white and dark chocolate lovers can have their pretzels and eat them, too.
"We've combined two of America's favorite foods – pretzels and chocolate – for a delectable pairing of sweet and salty," said Marketing Manager for Snyder's of Hanover, Bob Gould. "The annual fall release of our chocolate-covered pretzels and pretzel sandwiches has become a well-loved tradition for the Snyder’s of Hanover® family. We wait all year for the opportunity to release a new batch of our favorite chocolate pretzels to consumers. I think they wait all year for it, too."
For more information on the Snyder’s of Hanover® chocolate-covered pretzel lineup, visit Snyder’s of Hanover® on Pinterest at, on Facebook at or on Twitter @Snyders_Hanover.
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About Snyder's of Hanover
For more than 100 years, Americans have enjoyed Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels. With their unique sourdough heritage, Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels today are available across the country in single-serve sizes as well as larger, 10, 12 and even 16-ounce bags perfect for sharing. Today, America's favorite pretzel is available in a wide variety of flavors, recipes and shapes, including traditional hard pretzels, flavored pretzel bites, sticks, rods, nibblers and even gluten-free options. For more information, visit Or find Snyder’s of Hanover® on Facebook or Twitter.

About Snyder's-Lance
Snyder's-Lance, Inc., (Nasdaq-GS: LNCE) headquartered in Charlotte, NC, manufactures and markets snack foods throughout the United States and internationally. The Company's products include pretzels, sandwich crackers, potato chips, cookies, tortilla chips, restaurant style crackers, nuts and
other snacks. Snyder's-Lance has manufacturing facilities in North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Iowa, Indiana, Georgia, Arizona, Massachusetts, Florida, Ohio, and Ontario, Canada. Products are sold under the Snyder's of Hanover, Lance, Krunchers!, Cape Cod, EatSmart Naturals, Jays, Grande, Tom's, Archway, O-Ke-Doke and Stella D'oro brand names along with a number of private label and third party brands. Products are distributed widely through grocery and mass merchandisers, convenience stores, club stores, food service outlets and other channels. LNCE-G