Today marks the deadline for interested parties to submit bids for the well-known brands of...

|By:, SA News Editor

Today marks the deadline for interested parties to submit bids for the well-known brands of Hostess Brands with estimates for the lot ranging as high as $1B-$1.5B. A major focus is still on Flowers Foods (FLO) after the snack foods company expanded its credit facility last week to prepare to jump into the fray. Supermarket chains could also be in the mix.