Add a little crunch and flavor to the celebrations and dog days of summer

HANOVER, PA —With about 100 days of summer, there are many everyday and special occasions where Snyder’s of Hanover® can help make the celebration a little more fun, that long car ride a little less stressful or those mini-outings full of flavor. Regardless of the destination, America’s favorite pretzel maker offers nearly 30 different varieties sure to satisfy snacking cravings for everyone.

  • Summer Road Trips: According to a recent travel survey, more than half of Americans are expected to take a vacation of some sort this summer before Labor Day. Ensure a smooth ride by keeping all passengers comfortable, entertained and fed. In addition, keep essential travel items handy like wet wipes, hand sanitizer, tissues and headphones, remember to include healthy, portable snacks, like Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels. Grab a family-size bag that everyone can share or a variety of smaller bags to share on the trip.


  • Spice up the Cookout: Flavored pretzel pieces are a great way to spice up a picnic or barbeque with friends, neighbors or family. Generous chunks of Snyder’s of Hanover’s Sourdough Hard Pretzels come bursting with intense flavor combinations, such as Bacon Cheddar, Honey Mustard and Onion, and Jalapeño, among others. Get creative and try Buttermilk Ranch pretzel pieces as croutons on a salad.


  • Pools, Playgrounds and Play Dates: Who says only weekends are for fun? Summer means weekday play dates, summer camp and daily visits to the pool and playground. For portion-controlled, low-fat and tasty snacks on the go, pack bags of Snyder’s of Hanover® 100-calorie packs available in Minis, Snaps, Sticks or Gluten-Free options.


  • Summer Get-Togethers: Whether it’s your turn to host or just bring a side dish, consider whipping up tasty and simple summer favorites that use Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels, such as Strawberry Pretzel Dessert, Pretzel Rod Sparklers or Peanut Butter Pretzel Pops. Another great option is to create a pretzel bar complete with different sizes and varieties of pretzels with a few different dip options like nacho cheese, melted chocolate and ranch dressing.


“Summer is full of adventures, laughter and fun times, so we want to remind people that for every situation, there is a Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzel to be enjoyed,” explains Bob Gould, Marketing Manager at Snyder’s-Lance. “Snyder’s of Hanover® is America’s favorite snack because we’re a part of America’s favorite memories. A lot of summer memories begin and end with snacking on Snyder’s of Hanover® pretzels, and sometimes they’re just the thing to get you through each adventure.”


For more pretzel pairings for summer adventures, seasonal recipes for every party and more, visit Snyder’s of Hanover® on Pinterest at, on Facebook at or 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 its 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