Four Years After Bankruptcy, Hostess Will Go Public Again Almost four years after seeking bankruptcy protection under a barrage of labor issues and rapidly changing appetites, the maker of Twinkies and Ding Dongs will take the stage once again as a publicly traded company.
Returned Twinkies May Be Smaller Than People Recall Twinkies are back, but they may be a bit smaller than you remember. It turns out the spongy yellow cakes may also be a little smaller than the last Twinkies people ate.
Returning Twinkies Will "Live" Longer On Store ShelvesCountdown clocks continue to tick towards the return of the Twinkie! And though it’s hard to imagine it’s even possible, when the yellow, cream-filled, spongy cakes return to store shelves next week they’ll have an even longer shelf life.
Former Irving-Based Hostess To Open 2 More BakeriesHostess Brands LLC said Monday that it will open bakeries in Indiana and Illinois, following announcements last week that it will reopen two bakeries in its effort to bring back some of its snack brands.
Snack Cake Utopia Returning - Twinkies Coming In JulyTwinkies will be winging their way back to a store near you, likely in July. Hostess Brands, LLC has announced plans to re-launch its bakery in Columbus and plans to add about 300 jobs in the area over the next several years.
Judge Approves Sale Of Twinkies, Ding Dongs & Wonder BreadTomorrow is the first day of Spring and thanks to a court ruling today, Twinkies could be back on store shelves by Summer and you have the owners of Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer to partially thank!
Hostess Set To Announce Bidder For Twinkies The indestructible Twinkie appears to be one step closer to a comeback. Hostess Brands is close to announcing that it has picked two investment firms as the lead bidders for its Twinkies and other snack cakes.
Hostess Expects To Split Up Snack Cakes In Sale Twinkies, Wonder Bread and Devil Dogs are likely to return to shelves in coming months, but probably not under the same owners. Hostess Brands Inc. said in bankruptcy court Friday that it's narrowing down the bids it received.
Hostess Execs Ask Judge For $1.8 Million In BonusesWhile thousands of employees for the now bankrupt Hostess Brands Inc. are being shown the door, executives with the company could soon be receiving close to $2 million in bonus pay.
Hostess Gets Aproval To Wind Down OperationsA bankruptcy court judge in New York is approving a request by Hostess Brands Inc. to begin winding down its operations.
Judge Orders Hostess To Mediate With UnionHostess Brands Inc. and its second largest union will go into mediation to try and resolve their differences, meaning the company won't go out of business just yet.
Hostess Deadline To Workers Passes Without News Of ClosureIt’s been less than a week since Hostess Brands workers went on strike, and they were given an ultimatum to get back on the job Thursday or else. But as the deadline came and went, no news came from the company on what the future had in store for the grocery store staple snack cake company.
Wage Cuts In Final Offer For Irving-Based HostessIrving-based Hostess Brands Inc.'s final contract offer to certain union members includes lowering wages and commissions by 8-percent in the first year of a five-year contract. The company is also considering the possible sale of its Merita brand.
Hostess Workers Counter Bankruptcy Court ProposalA union official representing workers at Hostess Brands Inc. said Monday that he isn't optimistic the two sides will come to an agreement over workers' contracts before the dispute lands in bankruptcy court.
Twinkies Maker Hostess Gives Unions 'Final' Offer The company that makes Twinkies, Wonder bread and Ding Dongs says it's making a final offer to workers to accept cost-cutting before it asks a bankruptcy court to impose the cuts.