Tag Archives: Hostess

Oh PLEEEEZZE let this be true! Mexican company Bimbo may save Twinkies

I am not making this up.  This is not a fluff piece.
From HuffPo (if they can be believed about anything):
Bimbo & Twinkies: Mexican Mega Bakery May Save Brands From Hostess Liquidation
Grupo Bimbo, a Mexican company that is the world’s largest … Continue reading

FacebookEmailPinterestGoogle GmailShare/Bookmark
Posted in Lighter fare | Tagged , , | 16 Comments

The Most Tragikal Hostess Debacle. Act II. Enter: Looters, Zombies, Unions.

I heard about this when I was running errands yesterday.
It seems that the Hostess – producers of iconic products – has now gone completely bust because, in negotiations with the company the baker’s union demanded too much.
I grew up in … Continue reading

Posted in TEOTWAWKI, The future and our choices, Wherein Fr. Z Rants | Tagged , , , , | 64 Comments