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The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, Hostess Brands' largest union, and the group's lenders support the company, according to Hostess. But the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers Union (BCTGM), which called the strikes on Nov. 9, has not reached an agreement with the company to settle disputes over wages, benefits and pension contributions.
WHAT??!!! Another company taken down by excessive pension costs? I don't believe it. I would have thought promising to pay people to NOT work in perpetuity would have been a great idea. Duuuurrrrrr

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