Bakers Journal

Hostess and union agree to talk

November 20, 2012

Nov. 20, 2012, New York – The bakers' union and Hostess brands have agreed to talk over their differences at a judge's request, reports | READ MORE

New York Times reported Monday that Judge Robert Drain of the Federal
Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York requested the two
sides sit down to talk and possibly save the 82-year-old company that
makes Twinkies, Wonder Bread and Hostess Cupcakes.

On Friday, the company filed for permission to liquidate, saying it
could not survive a strike by 5,600 members of the Bakery,
Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers International Union.

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