Hostess Rolls Out Frosted Devil's Food Cake Donettes

Published in CSP Daily News

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IRVING, Texas-- Snack cake maker Hostess Brands Inc. has introduced new Frosted Devil's Food Cake Donettes, an addition to its line of Donettes--mini donuts available in an assortment of flavors.

The devil's food cake donuts dipped in a chocolate-flavored coating are now available in grocery and convenience stores across the country. The treats can be purchased in four convenient sizes including 10.5-ounce Dunkie Bags, 11.25-ounce Dunkie Bags, 12.2-ounce Sweet Sixteen Dunkie Bags and 3-ounce Single Serve sleeves.

"Donettes continue to be one of our most popular [image-nocss] sweet baked goods. In fact, Hostess produces more than two billion per year," said Mike Touhey, vice president of snack marketing at Hostess Brands.

Irving, Texas-based Hostess Brands is one of the nation's largest providers of fresh-baked bread and sweet goods, sold under various brand names including Wonder, Merita, Home Pride, Nature's Pride, Hostess, Drake's and Dolly Madison.