Hostess Brands is in the middle of a sale, and it looks like one of them is a local company. There are reports that Kroger, in addition to Walmart, are among the bidders for assets being sold by Hostess. That means that Twinkies, Ding Dong cupcakes, and Ho-Hos may not be going away soon. A […]


Twinkies will live to see another day. Hostess Brands and its second largest union agreed, yesterday, to go into mediation to try to resolve their differences. A bankruptcy court concluded that the two parties have not gone through this critical step. They will have mediation today, and perhaps come to some sort of an agreement. […]

Hostess Brands, maker of such iconic brands as Twinkies and Wonder Bread, is closing down after a labor fight and putting the company’s assets up…