Q&A with Metropolous sons

In an interview for Time magazine, Daren (29) and Evan ( 32) Metropoulus argue that with some fresh new marketing ideas and some more consistent sales efforts strong American brands, such as Twinkies can flourish and grow with new audiences. Addressing healthy-eating issues they also say that: We’re going to look to reinvest and innovate new products, whether they […]

Hosts Rubio fundraiser

Biter and his wife host a $500-per-person fundraising reception in their penthouse home for U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio’s politcal action committee, which Rubio uses to support conservative political candidates.

Hostess sold for $140 million to Apollo, Metropoulos

Hostess sweet brands have been sold to a group of billionaire investors of $140 million. Apollo Global Management and Metropoulos & Co emerged as the only qualified bid. Dean Metropoulos: We are very pleased to have the opportunity to bring back America’s favorite snack Metropoulos also owns Pabst Blue Ribbon, and in the past controlled […]