Frito Lay North America is a fully owned subsidiary of the American PepsiCo Inc. The company sells snack foods such as potato chips and corn chips with the main snack food brands it sells being the Cheetos Cheese flavoured snacks, the Fritos Corn Chips, Tostitos tortilla chips, Lay's Potato Chips, the walkers potato chips, Doritos, Rold Gold pretzels and the Ruffles chips. The company was founded in the year 1961 after two separate companies, the H.W. Lay and the Frito company merged together to form Frito-Lay Inc. the Company later merged with the Pepsi-Cola Company in the year 1965 to become its subsidiary. Its headquarters are in Plano, Texas.