Final Twinkies Shipment Headed to JEWEL-OSCO
ITASCA, Ill. -- December 10, 2012
JEWEL-OSCO^®, a leading Midwest food and pharmacy retailer, is giving Twinkie
lovers a chance to get one final taste of the iconic Hostess Brands treat.
This week, the retailer will receive what is believed to be the final shipment
of Twinkies in the country. More than 20,000 boxes of Twinkies will be
available starting Tuesday morning, Dec. 11, at select Chicago-area JEWEL-OSCO
stores. Customers looking for Ding Dongs, Zingers and Orange Cupcakes will
also be in luck.
The Hostess products will be sold at regular price, while supplies last. There
will be no limit on how many items a customer can buy.
For a complete list of participating stores and when the Hostess products will
be available, visit the JEWEL-OSCO Facebook page at
JEWEL-OSCO, a SUPERVALU company, operates 179 stores in Illinois, Iowa and
Indiana. With a market-leading position in Chicago, JEWEL-OSCO stores offer
consumers the convenience of combined grocery and pharmacy retail. Originally
established in 1899, the company and its associates remain committed to the
communities they serve. For more information about JEWEL-OSCO, please visit
www.jewelosco.com or www.jeweloscopharmacies.com.
EDITORS NOTE: IN-STORE VIDEOTAPING, B-ROLL AND INTERVIEWS ARE AVAILABLE.
PLEASE CALL IN ADVANCE TO SCHEDULE.
Karen May, 847-757-1093
External Communications Manager
Mike Siemienas, 952-356-4489
National Media Manager
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