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Hostess Bankruptcy

Don't Cry For Twinkies Just Yet

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 11.19.2012 | Business

DETROIT -- Twinkie lovers, relax. The tasty cream-filled golden spongecakes are likely to survive, even though their maker will be sold in bankruptcy...

Alice Hines

Twinkies Now Worth More Dead Than Alive

HuffingtonPost.com | Alice Hines | Posted 11.16.2012 | Business

Steve Ettlinger, author of Twinkie, Deconstructed, a book on the ingredients found in processed foods, received 13 interview requests by Friday aftern...

Twinkie Fans Petition Obama To Nationalize Snack Cake Industry

Posted 11.16.2012 | Business

As Hostess Brands fans mourn the potential liquidation of the Twinkie (and Hostess workers face layoffs), others are taking action. A bizarre bran...

WATCH: Christie Gets Feisty When Asked About Twinkies

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2012 | Politics

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie refused to answer a question about Twinkies after Hostess Brands Inc. -- maker of the snack -- announced Friday it ...

Will They Live On?

Reuters | Posted 01.16.2013 | Business

* Attorney calls process 'credible and sad' * Liquidators already lining up to bid * Company veteran says brands 'certai...

PHOTOS: 13 Delicious Hostess Products In Danger Of Extinction

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 11.16.2012 | Business

Sure, everyone will miss Twinkies and Wonder Bread if they end up disappearing after Hostess' liquidation, but the company makes many other, albeit le...

Twitter Explodes As Hostess Bankruptcy Leads To Fears Of Twinkie Shortage

Posted 11.16.2012 | Money

Hostess Brands Inc., the makers of Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Wonder Bread, says it's going out of business, leading some Americans to stock up on the ...

The Decline Of Twinkie

Posted 05.23.2012 | Los Angeles

Twinkies and Ding Dongs may have made you smile, but now Hostess Brands Inc., the company responsible for making Twinkies and Ding Dongs, is making a ...

More Trouble For Twinkies Maker

AP | DAVID KOENIG | Posted 04.15.2012 | Business

DALLAS -- 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...

Wendy Enlists Kobayashi In Her Crusade To Save The Twinkie

Posted 01.23.2012 | TV

As a part of her campaign to save the Twinkie, Wendy Williams invited competitive eating legend Takeru Kobayashi onto "The Wendy Williams Show" (weekd...

Maker Of Twinkies, Wonder Bread Files For Bankruptcy For The Second Time

AP | MAE ANDERSON and MICHELLE CHAPMAN | Posted 03.12.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — The maker of Twinkies, Sno Balls and Wonder Bread is trying to lose the fat. Hostess Brands is hoping to cut its high costs as it he...

Maker Of Wonder Bread, Twinkies Prepares For Bankruptcy AGAIN

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.10.2012 | Business

Hostess Brands Inc., the maker of Wonder Bread and Twinkies, is preparing to refile for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection just two years after emerging...