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Hostess (Twinkies!) to liquidate if bakers' strike continues through Thursday

PolygamousRanchKid (1290638) writes | about 2 years ago


PolygamousRanchKid (1290638) writes "Hostess Brands said Wednesday that it will go into liquidation unless bakers striking in protest against a new contract imposed in bankruptcy court return to work by the end of the day Thursday.

Even if Hostess does end up in liquidation, analysts say that some of its most iconic brand names — Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Wonder Bread, to name a few — will likely live on, getting scooped up at auction and attached to products from other companies"

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o thank god (0)

Anonymous Coward | about 2 years ago | (#41987079)

when i read the head line i thought i was going to have to go highjack a couple hostess's trucks

Re:o thank god (1)

fireman sam (662213) | about 2 years ago | (#41987327)

But they will only be twinkies by name and not twinkies by design.

Could Zombieland be prophetic in their comment that one day there will be no more twinkies? If so, could zombieland itself be a sign of the future?

Hmmm. I guess it's time to nut up or shut up.

Re:o thank god (0)

Anonymous Coward | about 2 years ago | (#41987783)

Hey, I posted a similar article about Twinkies yesterday. Can anyone tell me why mine didn't make it?

um (0)

Anonymous Coward | about 2 years ago | (#41987809)

you didnt post it during peak hours
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