Food Engineering
Hostess Brands

Hostess, Unions Fail to Reach Agreement

The company will continue to seek permission to wind down operations.

November 21, 2012

Hostess Brands to Shutter Company in Wake of Strike, Bankruptcy

Hostess Brands and its striking employees in the Bakery, Confectionary, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union failed to reach an agreement during private mediation on Tuesday. The continued impasse sets up a return to bankruptcy court for the baked snacks company, where a judge will determine whether or not the company can continue to wind down operations and sell off its assets.