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Mrs. Freshley’s Cinnamon Coffee Cakes

April 1, 2014

Flowers Foods’ latest addition to its product portfolio—Mrs. Freshley’s Cinnamon Coffee Cakes—is sure to please cinnamon lovers.

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Tastykake celebrates its 100th birthday

February 25, 2014

One hundred years ago today, Tastykakes snack cakes appeared on store shelves in Philadelphia. In celebration of its centennial birthday, the iconic snack cake brand is partnering with the USO this year and offering limited edition Birthday Kake Cupcakes.

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Mrs. Freshley’s Chocolate Dreamies

November 5, 2013

Chocolate Dreamies recently joined Mrs. Freshley’s line of crème-filled snack cakes, which includes original golden Dreamies and Raspberry Dreamies.

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Drake’s snack cakes to return to store shelves Sept. 23

September 19, 2013

McKee Foods Corp., the new owner of the iconic brand, says it’s launching four popular Drake’s snack cake varieties next week—Devil Dogs, Coffee Cakes, Ring Dings and Yodels

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McKee Foods’ set to bring back Drake’s snack cakes

August 8, 2013

Consumers in the Northeast will soon be able to again enjoy Devil Dogs, Ring Dings and other Drake’s products, as McKee Foods Corp., the new owner of Drake’s, prepares to bring back the snack cakes in September.

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Hostess stages comeback of iconic snack cakes

July 16, 2013

Fifty million Hostess Twinkies and 35 million Hostess CupCakes will hit retailers’ shelves in the next two weeks.

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Hostess Brands prepares to bring back Twinkies

April 30, 2013

Hostess Brands, LLC, is opening several bakeries to produce Twinkies and other Hostess snack cakes.

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Hostess Brands selects McKee Foods as winning bidder for Drake's brand

March 15, 2013

McKee Foods Corp. has agreed to pay Hostess Brands inc. $27.5 million for the Drake's brand and certain equipment.

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McKee Foods to bid on Hostess brand Drake’s

January 28, 2013

McKee Food, Collegedale, Tenn., reportedly will offer Hostess Brands Inc. approximately $27 million for its Drake’s brand, a maker of snack cakes.

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Hostess’ final contract offer includes lowering wages by 8%

August 24, 2012

Irving, Texas-based Hostess Brands Inc. made its final contract offer to certain union members that included lowering wages and commissions by 8% in the contract's first year, according to a report in The Washington Post. Hostess also is considering selling its Merita brand of breads available in the Southeast.

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Come check out the latest edition of Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery! This month's edition features a special look into the family-owned Ballreich Bros. manufacturer in Tiffin, Ohio.

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