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Hostess Fires 15,000 Workers in Liquidation; Twinkies Silliness From Readers

MadisonWannabe Wrote: Nov 23, 2012 12:12 PM
That would be the reason they are making a BIG push to get into Walmart. If they are successful, Walmart will eventually go down, The union leaders get their big bucks up front and the goons are promised future benefits that are gone when a company goes under.

The BBC reports Twinkies firm Hostess Brands wins liquidation bid.

Note that the first step in liquidation will be the firing of 15,000 workers including the closure of 33 bakeries, 565 distribution centers, approximately 5,500 delivery routes and 570 bakery outlet stores.

At least a dozen readers sent emails in response to my previous two posts on Twinkies.

One misguided soul from the Netherlands wrote "Your article on the bankruptcy of Hostess is so extremely biased. I am...