Hostess Brands says demand for Twinkies and CupCakes is at a record high since the snack cakes returned to shelves less than three days ago.
Shelves are empty in many stores, but more on the way later this week.
New owners say to expect Twinkies and other snack cakes back on store shelves, soon.
The National Emergency Grant will train and re-employment nearly 400 workers throughout Missouri affected by the closure of Hostess Brands Inc.
Investors Apollo Global Management and Metropoulos & Co have used comedians and scantily clad women to sell their products.
Flower Foods, Inc. is buying Wonder Bread and several other bread lines for $390 million.
The maker of Twinkies, Ding Dongs and Ho Hos says the incentive pay is needed to retain the 19 corporate officers and “high-level managers” during the liquidation process, which could take about a year.
Less than two weeks after Hostess ceased operations, some of its former St. Louis truck drivers are now getting help from the state in starting their search for their next jobs.
Will go ahead with plans to liquidate
Hostess Brands Inc. and its second largest union will go into mediation to try and resolve their differences, meaning the Twinkie company won’t go out of business just yet.