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  • Twinkies to last longer than many may remember

    July 8, 2013 12:22 PM

    NEW YORK - Twinkies don't last forever, but they'll have more staying power than most people remember when they return to shelves next week. Hostess Brands LLC says spongy yellow cakes will have a shelf life of 45 days when they start hitting stores again July 15. That's nearly three... more »
  • Hostess: Twinkies to return to shelves July 15

    June 23, 2013 12:59 PM

    NEW YORK - Hostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to shelves next month. The company that went bankrupt after an acrimonious fight with its unionized workers last year is back up and running under new owners and a leaner structure. It says it... more »
  • Hostess expects to announce bidder for Drake's

    January 25, 2013 4:29 PM

    NEW YORK - Hostess says it expects to unveil a bidder for Drake's snack cakes next week, although the fate of Twinkies is still being negotiated. Drake's cakes, which include Devil Dogs, Funny Bones and Yodels, are among the brands Hostess is selling after announcing in November that it was... more »
  • Hostess to seek approval for executive bonuses

    November 29, 2012 7:55 AM

    NEW YORK - Hostess Brands Inc. plans to ask for a judge's approval Thursday to give its top executives bonuses totaling up to $1.8 million as part of its wind-down plans. The maker of Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Ho Hos says the incentive pay is needed to retain the... more »

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