The disappearing snack cake
The recent news that Hostess Brands has filed for bankruptcy protection has made people who haven’t eaten snack cakes since the Carter administration try and imagine a world without Twinkies. The company ... cheese and Little Debbie snack cakes.
How Little Debbie Used Predictive Analytics to Survive Snack Industry Shakeup
McKee Foods, best-known for its Little Debbie snacks, might not be the picture of a technology early adopter. The company, which traces it beginnings back 80 years to founder O.D. McKee selling snack cakes out of the back of his car, is on its third ...
Little Debbie; the sweetheart of Valentine's Day snack cakes
If you've ever had a Little Debbie snack cake there's a good chance it came ... and probably billions in our history of Oatmeal Creme Pies." Mckee sold his cakes under the family name, until a packaging salesman thought he should come up with a more ...
Little Debbie maker makes offer on Yodels brand
McKee, based in Collegedale, Tennessee, makes Little Debbie snack cakes. Hostess, based in Irving, Texas, is filling bids for its brands in stages after announcing in November plans to close its business. The bids set a floor for an auction process that ...
Denard Robinson means business: He’s cutting out the Little Debbie snacks
... he cut out the Little Debbie snacks? That is some serious commitment right there. I’m more of a Hostess guy than a Little Debbie fan, and I probably wouldn’t be able to function without a cinnamon streusel cake each day, so I feel his pain and ...