An area packaging company has filed a federal lawsuit against Frito-Lay, accusing it of stealing a design for promotional boxes of chips torn open by video gamers across the country last year.

Elk Grove-based Clear Lam Packaging Inc. sued Frito-Lay Inc., maker of Fritos and countless other salty vending machine fare, last week in Chicago’s federal court, claiming that new packaging designs it made available to Frito-Lay under confidentiality agreements ended up as the basis for packaging used to house 7-oz. servings of Doritos sold alongside Microsoft’s new Xbox One console.

Read the full article at The Cook County Record online.


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