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Hostess Brands Overview

Kansas City, MO
1001 to 5000 employees
2013
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Food & Beverage Manufacturing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors

Flowers Foods, McKee Foods, Bimbo Bakeries

Hostess is one of the largest packaged food companies focused on developing, manufacturing, marketing, selling and distributing fresh baked sweet goods in the United States. The brand’s history dates back to 1919, when the Hostess CupCake was introduced to the public ... Read more

Hostess Brands Reviews

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Training Coordinator
    Former Employee - Training Coordinator
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hostess Brands full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Able to communicate with everyone for training/updates
    There's always an event for the month for employee to partake

    Cons

    Unable to spend time with night shift team on a daily basis

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Hostess Brands Interviews

Experience

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    Anonymous Employee in Kansas City, MO
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Hostess Brands (Kansas City, MO) in February 2013.

    Interview

    It was really easy. Quick flight to KC for the interview and I was hired. Somdeone found me on Linked In and connected me to the wonderful hiring manager and HR. It was the best job I ever had, and prob ever will have.

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