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Hostess Brands Opening Distribution Center in KC Region

by Lexi Ryan | May 08, 2019

Congratulations to our partners in Edgerton on the announcement that Hostess Brands, LLC, is opening a new distribution center in Logistics Park Kansas City. The new location creates synergies with proximity to Hostess’s corporate office as well as its Emporia bakery, access to a highly skilled labor pool and additional opportunities for future projects.

The Kansas City Area Development Council was proud to partner with the following organizations in attracting Hostess to the KC region:

Kansas Department of Commerce
State of Kansas
Kansas Gas Service
Block Real Estate Services
KC SmartPort

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About Hostess
Hostess® is a leading brand in the Sweet Baked Goods category. The brand's history dates back to 1919, when the Hostess® CupCake was introduced to the public, followed by Twinkies® in 1930. Today, the Company produces a variety of new and classic treats including Donettes®, Ding Dongs®, Zingers®, danishes, honeybuns and coffee cakes, in addition to Twinkies® and CupCakes.

For more information about Hostess® products and Hostess Brands, LLC, please visit hostesscakes.com. Follow Hostess on Twitter: @Hostess_Snacks; on Facebook:  facebook.com/Hostess; on Instagram: Hostess_Snacks; and on Pinterest: pinterest.com/hostesscakes.

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