Hostess Brands
2.4 of 5 107 reviews
www.hostessbrands.com Irving, TX 5000+ Employees

Hostess Brands Reviews

Updated Mar 6, 2014
Hostess Brands – US – “My bakery”

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2.4 107 reviews

                             

15% Approve of the CEO

Hostess Brands President & CEO Gregory F. Rayburn

Gregory F. Rayburn

(52 ratings)

21% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Many years of hot sweaty long hours.

Wrap Helper (Former Employee)
Orlando, FL

I worked at Hostess Brands full-time for more than 10 years

ProsMoney was alright. steady work,long hours.

ConsCompany did not look out for people.

Advice to Senior ManagementYou get yours in the end.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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My experience was interestng. I learned a lot of new skills.

Production Supervisor (Former Employee)
Los Angeles, CA

I worked at Hostess Brands full-time for less than a year

ProsThe cross training,salary,benefits and their union.

ConsWe worked long hours. I didn't like working on Sunday's

Advice to Senior ManagementCommunicate more with the employees on a daily basis.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Hostess Brands

ProsGreat potential growth in the industry

Consnone that i could think of

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Great

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Hostess Brands full-time

ProsGreat company to work for!

ConsReally dont have nothing bad to say!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Packer (Former Employee)
Phila, PA

I worked at Hostess Brands full-time for more than 10 years

Prosgood people to work with.

Consther are no downside work at hostess brands.u

Advice to Senior Managementupper management was very good people.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Outstanding oportunity for sales experience

District Sales Manager (Former Employee)
Macon, GA

I worked at Hostess Brands full-time for more than 5 years

Proscompetetive salary, easy work schedule

Consworn equipment, reduced base pay

Advice to Senior Managementnew equipment, reinstate base pay

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It was rewarding ,if you were able to work for yourself without supervision

Route Salesman (Former Employee)

I worked at Hostess Brands

ProsBeing your own boss ,being able to choose your own hours to some degree.The amount of money you make is dependant on how hard you try .The money I made for not having a college degree was phenominal!

ConsThe worst part is the long hours and not being free to have days off whenever you needed.And sometimes the weater conditions were very challenging

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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