Hostess Brands

Hostess Is Closing The Bakery That Gave Us The Twinkie

Posted 08.21.2014 | Canada

CHICAGO — Hostess Brands plans to close the suburban Chicago bakery where the Twinkie was invented in 1930, cutting 400 jobs and shuttering a piece...


CP | Candice Choi,Tom Murphy, The Associated Press | Posted 01.16.2013 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Twinkies may not last forever after all.Hostess Brands Inc., the maker of the spongy snack with a mysterious cream filling, said Frid...

Twinkies Maker Goes Belly-Up

CP | Mae Anderson,Michelle Chapman, The Associated Press | Posted 03.12.2012 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Just like many Americans, the maker of Twinkies, Sno Balls and Wonder Bread is trying to lose the fat.Hostess Brands is hoping to tak...