Court approves Hostess auction: Twinkies for sale

The bidding starts at $410 million

It’s finally time. Break open your piggy banks, boys and girls, because Twinkies are up for auction.

How the public has suffered since Hostess Brands Inc.’s November 2012 liquidation, not knowing the fate of the beloved snack cake that has graced lunchboxes and nuclear survival bunkers for years, even as the company’s other brands received bids from buyers.

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