Wonder Bread


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Wonder Bread

- Got its name from a vice president who watched a hot-air balloon race shortly before the bread needed a name—"wonder" is how he described the event and then the bread.
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The minister also sealed Wonder Bread factory situated in Abdullahpur over unhygienic and stinking conditions.
Meanwhile, personnel conducted checking of Wonder Bread Bakery, Nirala Sweets, Falcon Bakers, Nisar Charsi, Abbassi Hotel, DG girl, Inam Tikka, National Burger, Datakabana, and fined Rs0.
went out of business in fall 2012, shuttering bakeries across the country and leading to a rush for Wonder Bread, Twinkies, and other snack foods.
The new office space at the historic Wonder Bread Factory is centrally located and will play a pivotal role in a new era for the 62-year-old nonprofit.
paints the inner lives of Wal-Mart stores and their customers: shelves of Wonder Bread ("Wonderbread"), an Orthodox Jew contemplating the varieties of Utz potato chips ("Catskills 1"), a woman pondering hair care products ("Shampoo").
And, unfortunately for Rosie, Wonder Bread can't actually meet all the dietary needs of the human body.
They look spirited straight from Wonder Bread America, the postwar-boom, golden U.
Hostess has since auctioned off its Beefsteak bread brand to Mexico's Grupo Bimbo and its Wonder Bread and some other brands to Flower Foods.
28 February 2013 a[euro]" US bakery products maker Flowers Foods Inc (NYSE:FLO) is about to buy bankrupt peer Hostess Brands Inc's Wonder Bread, Butternut, Home Pride, Merita and Nature's Pride brands for USD360m (EUR273.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 28, 2013-Flowers Foods to get Wonder Bread, four other Hostess brands for USD360m - report(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Like recently bankrupt Hostess Brands -- maker of Twinkies and Wonder Bread -- and Eastman Kodak -- inventor of Kodachrome film and Instamatic cameras -- Reader's Digest has a potentially valuable name.