Twinkie, Wonder Bread Maker in Financial Trouble

Interstate Bakeries, the company that gives the world Wonder Bread and Hostess Twinkies, is close to bankruptcy. Officials hope for a turnaround but are struggling with old, inefficient facilities. And changes in eating habits haven't helped. Frank Morris of member station KCUR reports.

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