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Nov 09, 2012, 18:02 ET Hostess Brands Replies to Bakers Union Strike Announcement

 Hostess Brands, Inc. issued the following statement today in response to an announcement from the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and...


Oct 01, 2012, 11:15 ET Make Halloween Deliciously Fun With The Hostess® Snack Cake Shuffle

Hostess®, the maker of America's Favorite Snack Cakes®, is helping to make this Halloween season extra fun with the Hostess Snack Cake...


Aug 06, 2012, 11:26 ET Hostess® Cakes Help Turn Lunchtime Into Fun Time With "Lunch Notes" For Loved Ones

 With summer vacation season wrapping up and families getting back to their daily routines, Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic...


Jan 11, 2012, 07:25 ET Hostess Brands Commences Reorganization Proceedings

 Hostess Brands, Inc. announced today that the Company and its five subsidiaries have filed voluntary petitions for reorganization...


Oct 17, 2011, 09:54 ET Three Grand Prize Winners Take Home $10,000 Each in Hostess Summer Baseball Sweepstakes

As baseball season comes to a close Hostess® has announced the three grand prize winners of its summer Baseball Sweepstakes which invited fans...


Jul 25, 2011, 11:06 ET Hostess® Adds to Line of Delicious Donuts With New Frosted Devil's Food Cake Donettes

Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, has introduced new Frosted Devil's Food Cake Donettes, an indulgent addition to...


May 02, 2011, 12:46 ET Hostess® Twinkie Lovers Choose Lemon Meringue as New Flavor Filling as Part of Twinkie Mania Sweepstakes

The flavor polls have closed, the votes have been counted, and Hostess fans have chosen Lemon Meringue as the next great Hostess® Twinkie...


Apr 27, 2011, 11:53 ET Hostess® Raises Flavor Stakes With New Strawberry CupCakes as Part of "CupCake Jackpot" Promotion

Hostess®, creator of The Original Squiggle® and baker of America's most iconic snack cakes, is raising the flavor stakes this month with...


Feb 24, 2011, 09:43 ET Hostess® Kicks Off Twinkie Mania

Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, is kicking off a Twinkie® Mania sweepstakes. This unprecedented promotion...


Feb 15, 2011, 11:49 ET Hostess® Thinks Pink, Launching New Strawberry CupCake

Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, is introducing a new pink strawberry cupcake as a permanent addition to its line of...


Jan 04, 2011, 11:39 ET Start the Year Off Right With a Better-For-You Breakfast Treat

Start the year off right by giving your family a healthier, great tasting breakfast treat while still getting out the door on time....


Nov 30, 2010, 09:48 ET Hostess® Joins With DreamWorks Animation to Celebrate the Release of SHREK FOREVER AFTER on DVD and Blu-ray™

Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, is joining with DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) to introduce Limited...


Nov 23, 2010, 15:22 ET Hostess Brands Joins National Sodium Reduction Initiative

Hostess Brands, Inc., maker of America's most iconic bread brands, is partnering with the National Sodium Reduction Initiative (NSRI), as part of...


Sep 22, 2010, 11:48 ET Hostess® Offers Chance to Win $1 Million on Halloween Night

Hostess®, maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, may make one consumer's Halloween even sweeter.  As part of the iconic snack...


Aug 23, 2010, 10:07 ET Just in Time for Back to School, Hostess® Launches New Line of Muffins

Just in time for back to school, Hostess®, the maker of America's most popular snack cakes, has launched a new line of portable and delicious...


Jul 21, 2010, 13:44 ET Hostess® Launches Line of 'Breakfast Classics'

Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, has unveiled new Hostess Breakfast Classics, a convenient and familiar assortment of...


May 03, 2010, 16:24 ET 'Portraits of the American CupCake' Campaign Celebrates 60th Anniversary of Iconic Squiggle on Hostess(R) CupCakes

A drum set made of cupcakes.  A cupcake moon shining its squiggles on the Las Vegas desert.  A cupcake enveloped in a valentine made of...


Apr 06, 2010, 07:00 ET Hostess(R) Salutes an American Icon as the Twinkie(R) Celebrates 80 Sweet Years

The iconic Hostess® Twinkie®, one of the sweetest stars to ever grace the American snack cake stage, is celebrating its 80th anniversary...


Feb 22, 2010, 16:01 ET Shoot Hoops With Hostess(R) for a Chance to Win $1 Million

Hostess®, the maker of America's most iconic snack cakes, has announced the tip off of the Hostess Shoot for Riches sweepstakes, which will...