Bloomberg is reporting tonight that C. Dean Metropoulos & Co., an Irving, Texas private equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co., has expressed an interest in purchasing Hostess, which today announced plans to liquidate, eliminating around 18,000 jobs.
Twinkies and beer? Sounds good — financially speaking, that is.
— Craig Melvin (@craigmelvin) November 17, 2012
I am Petraeus in this love triangle. RT @maxabelson: BREAKING (AND REAL): Owner of Pabst Blue Ribbon “considering bid for Hostess”
— Myles Tanzer (@mylestanzer) November 16, 2012
— peter wilt (@PeterWilt1) November 17, 2012
I hear @bloomberg is reporting that Pabst Blue Ribbon might buy Hostess? CLASSIC AMERICANA FOR THE WIN!
— Emily Dreyfuss (@EmilyDreyfuss) November 16, 2012
— mcbc (@mcbc) November 16, 2012
Pabst could buy Hostess? Somebody say PBR Twinkies?mobile.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-1…
— John Fritchey (@johnfritchey) November 16, 2012
— EmilieRSaunders (@EmilieRSaunders) November 16, 2012
— ryan sutton (@qualityrye) November 16, 2012
— Chris Ledermuller (@Ledermuller) November 17, 2012