Ritz Crackers

brand of snack cracker

Ritz Crackers are a brand of snack cracker. They were introduced by Nabisco in 1934.[1] They are disc-shaped and lightly-salted.

Ritz Crackers varieties include the Original Ritz, Low Sodium Ritz, Honey Butter Ritz, Whole Wheat Ritz and Honey Wheat Ritz.[2]

Sydney Stern chose the name Ritz. The name appealed to people who went through the difficulties of the Great Depression by offering them "a bite of the good life."


  1. "How Ritz Cracker Got its Name". Food and Wine Magazine. Retrieved May 19, 2021.
  2. "Ritz Flavors". Ritz. Retrieved May 19, 2021.