Twinkie Maker Hostess Brands Inc. to Shut Down After Strike : News Photo

Twinkie Maker Hostess Brands Inc. to Shut Down After Strike

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An 'on strike' sign stands on the truck of striking worker Arthur King, who said he has been sleeping in his truck on the picket line for a week, outside a Hostess Brands Inc. bakery in Peoria, Illinois, U.S., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012. Hostess Brands Inc., the bankrupt maker of Wonder bread and Twinkies, said it will fire more than 18,000 workers and liquidate after a nationwide strike by bakery workers crippled operations. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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An 'on strike' sign stands on the truck of striking worker Arthur King, who said he has been sleeping in his truck on the picket line for a week, outside a Hostess Brands Inc. bakery in Peoria, Illinois, U.S., on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012. Hostess Brands Inc., the bankrupt maker of Wonder bread and Twinkies, said it will fire more than 18,000 workers and liquidate after a nationwide strike by bakery workers crippled operations. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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November 16, 2012
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