Category: News Briefs Published on Monday, 24 June 2013 09:06 Written by ABC News
Twinkies will soon be making a triumphant return to store shelves, according to Hostess' website.
The company, which went bankrupt in 2012 and is under new management, is touting the return on July 15 as "the sweetest comeback in the history of ever."
Hostess is now owned by the private equity firms Apollo Global Management and Metropoulos & Co.
"America wanted Hostess back -- they wanted the original. Very soon consumers will once again be able to enjoy Twinkies, CupCakes and other great Hostess snack cakes. A comeback by any other name could never be as sweet," Daren Metropoulos, principal of Metropoulos & Co., said in a statement to ABC News.
Fans were devastated when Hostess was forced to close its doors and shut down its Twinkie production last year. Continue to ABC News...
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