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  • Twinkies Makes a Comeback to Store Shelves Next Month!

    Jun 24, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *For all of you that were crying when your beloved sweet treats were removed from the shelves last year, it looks like you will be getting some relief from your heart ache. In November 2012, it seemed that the nation had a meltdown over the Hostess shutdown which led to consumers’ beloved Twinkies being removed […]

  • UPDATE: Hostess Gets Approval to Pay Execs Bonuses??

    Nov 30, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Hostess has just laid off more than 18,000 people in their liquidation and bankruptcy of their near 90-year old company, yet it appears that SOME made out like fat rats in the deal. Speaking of rats, Hostess executives will receive bonuses because they claim that they did a good job “meeting certain budget goals during […]

  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Wages, Waistlines and Common Sense

    Nov 27, 12 by riversteff 2 Comments

    *If I could package common sense and convince people that it was going out of business maybe I could get them to value it, and possibly stand in line to pay for it. People don’t value what’s free. Common sense is no different. Take, for example, the nationwide panic that set in when the Hostess […]

  • UPDATE: Hostess Will Keep Factory Doors Open!

    Nov 20, 12 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Over 18,000 employees at Hostess must be feeling a little bit relieved by the latest talks between their bakers union and the company. Although it’s not known if all 33 plants will go back to full operation. According to the Daily Mail, the courts decided that they have to try a mediation between the two, […]

  • David Otunga Won’t Let Son Go Without Hostess Twinkies; Buys Cart Full

    Nov 17, 12 by EurPublisher 2 Comments

    *Wow, what an inspirational story. It makes us wonder why we didn’t think of that, too. So what the heck are we talking about, you ask? Well, David Otunga, the WWE star and significant other to singer Jennifer Hudson, did what we didn’t think of. After hearing that Hostess, the company that makes Twinkies and […]

  • Hostess, Company that Makes Twinkies, Blames Strike for Closing Doors

    Nov 16, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Hostess, the maker of iconic treats like Twinkies, is shuttering its plants and liquidating its 82-year-old business. A victim of changing consumer tastes, high commodity costs and strained labor relations, Hostess ultimately was brought to its knees by a national strike orchestrated by its second-largest union. Read/learn more at WSJ.com. Earlier, we reported … Hostess […]