Utz (Bachman) ‘All Natural’ Products Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

You are a member of the settlement if you purchased any of the qualifying products in the U.S. between December 30, 2010 and March 30, 2019.

Utz Snacks:
i. Utz Branded Potato Chips;
ii. Utz Branded Baked Potato Chips;
iii. Utz Branded Pretzels;
iv. Utz Branded Popcorn;
v. Utz Branded Tortillas;
vi. Utz Branded Snack Mixes;
vii. Utz Branded Salsas and Utz Dips;
viii. Utz Branded Cheese and Extruded Snacks; and
ix. Utz Branded Pork Rinds.

Bachman Snacks:
i. Bachman Branded Pretzels;
ii. Bachman Branded Potato Chips;
iii. Bachman Branded Tortilla Chips and Corn Chips;
iv. Bachman Branded Cheese Snacks;
v. Bachman Branded Popcorn; and
vi. Bachman Branded Salsa.

Estimated Amount

Up to $20 per household

Proof of Purchase

Verification of the purchase of eligible products may be requested by the Settlement Administrator.

Case Name

DiFrancesco, et al. v. Utz Quality Foods, Inc.,
Case No. 1:14-CV14744,

United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts

Case Summary

Utz is accused of violating certain laws in labeling, advertising, and marketing of specific Utz and Bachman branded products. The lawsuit alleges that the products labeled “All Natural” are chemically derived and artificial.

Settlement Pool


Settlement Website




UTZ Settlement Administrator
1650 Arch Street, Suite 2210
Philadelphia, PA 19103

(855) 639-2983