Twinkies To Live Another Day

1:04 pm
Tue March 19, 2013

Twinkies To Live Another Day

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Hostess Brands Inc. is selling Twinkies, along with other snacks including Ding Dongs and Ho Hos, to Apollo Global Management and Metropoulos & Co. for $410 million.
A bankruptcy judge approved the sale of Twinkies, Wonder Bread and most of the other top products of Hostess Brands. A bankruptcy judge has given final approval for the sale of Twinkies, Wonder Bread and many of Hostess Brands' other assets, clearing the way for the iconic products to return to shelves.