Twinkies are set for sweet comeback

Snack cake returns to stores July 15 with same cost, taste, Hostess says

Posted: July 7, 2013 at 2:52 a.m.

Hostess Brands Inc. Twinkies snacks sit on a shelf inside the company's outlet store 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

The Twinkie black-market bubble is about to burst.

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Business, Pages 63 on 07/07/2013