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Twinkies Are Coming Back: The Metropoulos Brothers On the Brand

It’s hard to imagine Twinkies, Sno-Balls, and other Hostess products dying. After all, preservatives have given them a shelf life that rivals that of fine wine. But last fall it seemed as if the spongy, sickly-sweet confections would disappear from … Continue reading

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Leon Black’s Apollo Global new owner of Twinkies, other Hostess snack brands

By JOSH KOSMAN The last remaining boxes of Hostess Brands “Twinkies” are on display at a Jewel-Osco grocery store in Chicago on Dec. 11.          REUTERS Billionaire private equity mogul Leon Black is the new Mr. Twinkie. Black’s Apollo Global Management … Continue reading

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