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Twinkie Baker Hostess, Union to Enter Mediation

Posted November 19th, 2012 at 6:30 pm (UTC-5)
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The iconic American snack cake Twinkies and other tasty treats have been given a reprieve from what appeared to be certain oblivion. The bankrupt U.S. bakery Hostess and union officials agreed Monday to enter mediation after the company shut down its ovens last week and said it would go out of business. A bankruptcy judge […]

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Hostess, Bakers of Twinkles and Wonder Bread, to Shut Down

Posted November 16th, 2012 at 5:25 pm (UTC-5)
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Hostess, the company that bakes the iconic Twinkie snack cake and the U.S. kitchen staple Wonder Bread, is going out of business. The bankrupt bakery asked a court Friday for permission to shut down its ovens and liquidate its assets, putting more than 18,000 people out of work. Hostess workers went on strike last week […]

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