Hostess Brands
2.4 of 5 107 reviews
www.hostessbrands.com Irving, TX 5000+ Employees

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All training is on-the-job, and most open positions are given to external candidates.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Hostess Brands

ProsOpportunities available for those with little or no education. Good benefits are available.

ConsThere are not many opportunities to advance in the bakeries, and most professional jobs are at the corporate level.

Advice to Senior ManagementDevelop talent, and pay for performance.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Every division and department is different

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Irving, TX (US)

I have been working at Hostess Brands


Pros: Many long term employees with lots of knowledge. If you were around before or during the bankruptcy, you… Cons: We are too short term focused, especially in the field. Some field divisions its never good enough. You hit a home… Advice to Senior Management: Field politics and protecting one's own are limiting the success that Hostess could have. Last round of… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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I have been with the company for almost 21 years and in the past five years the company has went down so fast

Shipping (Current Employee)
Indianapolis, IN (US)

I have been working at Hostess Brands


Pros: It is a steady income and provided insurance. Cons: The new upper management is clueless as to how a bakery should… Advice to Senior Management: start compensating your employees for their time. Your management team does not enjoy… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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