Hostess Statistics, Revenue Totals and Facts (2021)

Here are a few of the most interesting Hostess statistics and facts I was able to dig up including revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Hostess Facts

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1930
  • Headquarters: Kansas City, MO
  • Founder(s): Ralph Leroy Nafziger
  • Current Chief Executive: Andy Callahan
  • Subsidiaries / Brands: Brownie Bites, CupCakes, Ding Dongs, Donettes, Fruit Pies, Ho Hos, Mini Muffins, Sno Balls, Suzy Q's, Twinkies, Zingers

What is Hostess?

Our purpose is to build and cultivate a portfolio of brands that resonate with consumers and embody the heart of Hostess, emanating from our five North America bakeries. Some of the iconic brands that Hostess Brands produces are Hostess® Twinkies®, CupCakes, Donettes®, Ding Dongs®, Zingers®, Danishes, Honey Buns, and Coffee Cakes as well as our delicious Voortman® cookies and wafers that also come in sugar free offerings. (source)

Hostess Employee Count

Number of Hostess employees:


Last updated 1/1/19

Hostess Revenue Totals

Hostess annual net revenue:

Hostess annual net income:

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Hostess stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.