Twinkie Maker Hostess Brands Inc. to Shut Down After Strike


Striking workers display a sign while picketing outside a Hostess... News PhotoBakery,Bankruptcy,Business,Crisis,Finance,Food And Drink Industry,Food and Drink,Horizontal,Hostess Brands,Illinois,Liquidation,Midwest USA,North America,Occupation,Peoria - Illinois,Picket Line,The Americas,The Media,USAPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2012 BloombergStriking workers display a sign while picketing 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