All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘twinkies’

Deep-Fried Twinkie Burger Has Arrived!

(image) Unless you’re on a diet, the best food news has arrived. Behold the new Twinkie Burger! All dieters beware. Actually, you dieters might want to get a head start on running in the opposite direction of this sandwich as fast as you can and never look back. But if you can’t resist the call of a burger and you …

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Walmart: Twinkies Go On Sale 3 Days Early

Walmart is “rolling out” Twinkies in several stores across the nation today, and expect to have over 3,000 stores selling the yellow snack cakes by Sunday ahead of the nationwide push made by Metropoulos & Co., the company that bought the rights to several Hostess brand snacks when they went bankrupt last year. Walmart expects to begin selling more Hostess …

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Twinkies Will Be Back In Stores On July 15

Twinkies are dead, or at least, that was the case late last year. The Hostess company, which produces Twinkies and other snacks, went under after failing to reach an agreement with the Bakers Union that represented its workers. Now the company is back under new management, and is starting up an ad campaign for the return of everybody’s favorite golden …

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Twinkies Are Coming Back! But You’ll Have To Wait

Twinkies are [/timeout]coming back to a grocer’s shelf near you after a brief hiatus that actually felt like an eternity, amirite? Metropoulos & Co., one of the companies that bought the rights to several Hostess items when they went bankrupt last year, says the spongy little snacks will be in similar packaging as the original ones, will have the same …

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Twinkies, Other Hostess Snacks to Return on July 15

Last year, snack food lovers dismayed as cake manufacturer Hostess filed for bankruptcy. The company eventually shut down production and stopped producing its snacks, which include classics such as Twinkies and Ding Dongs. As the company went under, collectors and scalpers emptied store shelves of Hostess snacks, hoarding them away for the perfect time to sell over Ebay to hard-up …

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Twinkies Return, Along With HoHos and Ding Dongs

Last year Hostess Brands, Inc. went bankrupt, shutting down all of its factories. Fans of snack treats such as Twinkies and HoHos were dismayed as the cakes left store shelves. Now it appears that collectors who hoarded boxes of Twinkies in the hope that the treats would become rare could be out of luck. Hostess Twinkies, Ding Dongs, and Cup …

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Ding Dongs And Twinkies Are Now Collector’s Items On eBay

You may have read the news this morning that Hostess is shutting down after decades of making Twinkies, Ho Hos, Ding Dongs and other assorted snacks. It’s sad to lose such an iconic company and the associated jobs, but some folks on eBay are already trying to make a profit off the idea that Twinkies will be no more. A …

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Hostess, Maker Of Beloved Twinkies, Going Bankrupt: Twitter Reactions

Science – or urban mythology – has constantly told us that Twinkies last forever. They’re man’s best friend in the event of a toxic nuclear fallout because such mortal concerns as expiration dates do not concern Twinkies. Twinkies take the space-time continuum and make rudimentary origami bananas out of it. They’re the Chuck Norris of food. But, Twinkies appear to …

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