03/22/2013 10:39 am ET Updated May 22, 2013

New Twinkies Owners Considering Refining Taste And Quality

A few months ago, Twinkies appeared to be on the brink of extinction. The snack cake was disappearing from store shelves across the U.S. because of consumer fears that the cakes would be no more. Hostess Brands -- which at that time included Wonder Bread, Ding Dongs, Ho Hos, Zingers, and a couple dozen other snacks and foods -- filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January 2012 and began shutting its doors by November.

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