| Jan 17, 2013
| 5:59 AM
The Denali Auction Company is giving individuals one more chance to stock up on Hostess products before they disappear forever.
The Hostess Brands company shut down last November following a large employee strike. Thousands of union members went on...
| Dec 30, 2012
It was a cruel, cruel year — a year that kept raising our hopes, only to squash them flatter than a dead possum on the interstate.
Example: This year the "reality" show "Jersey Shore," which for six hideous seasons has been a compelling argument...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 3:00 AM
America lost one of its iconic brands last month when Hostess, maker of Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Wonder Bread and other staples of postwar Middle America, closed up shop.
The announcement was an occasion for wags to litter the Internet with jokes about the...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 3:02 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hostess Brands LLC said Monday that it will open bakeries in Indiana and Illinois, following announcements last week that it will reopen bakeries in Georgia and Kansas in its effort to bring back some of its snack brands....
| Nov 20, 2012
| 1:06 PM
By now all of the Twinkies, Ho Hos and other Hostess baked goods have been stripped from grocery store shelves — and countless tributes paid via Tweets, blogs and Facebook posts.
After more than 80 years in business, Hostess declared it was...
| Nov 22, 2012
Wednesday, just two weeks after the election all but declared an end to white male dominance, yet another nail was driven into the wood-paneled coffin of old-fashioned America. Hostess Brands, maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread, announced that even...
| Jul 22, 2012
The cupcake was once all innocence: a stub of cake, a swirl of frosting. On a dressy day, adorned with a sprinkle.
It worked the birthday-party circuit for the under-6 crowd. It didn't mind. It was the sidekick, junior, the kid in the pastel pan liner....
| Jan 11, 2012
| 9:33 PM
Hostess Brands Inc., the makers of Twinkies, those beloved spongy yellow cakes with the cream filling, filled for bankruptcy protection Wednesday....
| Jan 17, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Could it be RIP for the Twinkie, that mainstay of cultural jokes and teen diets? Hostess has filed for bankruptcy, again, and who knows whether the snack company's survival has a Sno-Ball's (cream-filled cake with pink frosting and coconut flakes)]......
| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Wendy Williams has embarked on a quest to “Save the Twinkie” (I didn't know the Hostess treat was in danger of extinction; in fact, if rumors are to be believed, it will be around long after the nuclear holocaust, but whatever). As part of...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 3:42 PM
The shelves at the Wonder Hostess Bakery Thrift Shop in Glendale Friday were bare as customers made runs on Twinkies, Ho Hos and Ding Dongs after the iconic snack food company asked a judge for permission to go out of business and lay off 18,500 workers...