Drake Baking Company, but it is now owned by McKee Foods. The company makes snack cake products such as Devil Dogs, Funny Bones, Coffee Cakes, Ring Dings, and Yodels. Drake’s has traditionally been marketed primarily in the Northeastern U.S., but it expanded to the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern U.S. regions in 2016.

Fans of Drake’s coffee cakes are in for a real treat. Using the classic Drake’s recipe, McKee Foods is now baking Coffee Cakes, Chip Stenberg, Drake’s associate brand manager, said. … Coffee Cakes are now individually wrapped, which is a frequent request from Moms.

Collegedale, Tennessee-based McKee Foods – best known for its Little Debbie snack cakes – paid $27.5m for Drake’s brands including Devil Dogs, Ring Dings, Yodels, Yankee Doodles, Sunny Doodles, Funny Bones and Drake’s Coffee Cake earlier this year along with the equipment to make them from a former Hostess factory in …

A Devil Dog is kind of like a hot-dog shaped whoopie pie. It has a smooth fluffy filling between two devil’s food cake fingers. The Devil Dog is produced by Drake’s Bakeries, originally known as Drake’s Cakes, and they’ve been making them from 1926.

Many of the most famous cakes — such as Twinkies, CupCakes and Donettes — were purchased by a pair of investment firms that say they plan to have them back on shelves by July 15. Drake’s cakes, meanwhile, were snapped up by longtime Hostess rival McKee Foods, which makes Little Debbie snacks.

NEW YORK Hostess has picked the maker of Little Debbie as the lead bidder for its Drake’s cakes. According to a filing in U.S. bankruptcy court, McKee Foods has offered $27.5 million in cash for the cake brands, which include Devil Dogs, Funny Bones and Yodels.

1926 Behold: The First Devil Dogs Spinoff in 91 Years. The new Fudge Dipped Devil Dogs are the first brand extension for the creme-filled devils food cakes since their introduction in 1926. Just a generation or two ago, major food companies tended to be more careful when branching out with their signature brands.

After a significant investment in state-of-the-art bakery equipment, we’re now ready to return Funny Bones to the market. Funny Bones are made with devil’s food cake, peanut butter crme filling and chocolate flavored icing. … McKee Foods, based in Collegedale, is a baker of snack cakes and granola.

Hailing from their birthplace of Brooklyn, New York, Devil Dogs have been the golden, chocolatey child of Drake’s Cakes since 1926. … Two fun-shaped devils food cakes give our Devil Dogs their name.

The creme was my favorite part and provides most of the sweetness of the cake. It had a pretty good consistency; fairly thick and not too thin. Also, it didn’t have that oily mouthfeel that some cremes have. Overall, Drake’s Devil Dogs are nice enough, but I was looking for a richer chocolate flavor rather than cocoa.

Ring Dings Rings Dings are made by Drake’s who has been producing baked goods since 1896. However, Ring Dings did not come to the market until 1958. … These snack cakes have been made since 1967 with a brief hiatus during the Hostess bankruptcy in 2012-2013.

I love these devil dogs! Definitely not the first time I’ve ever bought them. I buy them and I freeze them as soon as I get them and when I thaw them out there is fresh as the day I got them.

If you’ve never had a Devil Dog, just think of it as a hot dogshaped whoopie pietwo layers of soft chocolate cake sandwiching a creamy whipped filling. Honestly, that filling can be just about anything, from your favorite vanilla frosting to Homemade Cool Whip or even a batch of Cherry Pit Whipped Cream.

best known for Little Debbie snack cakes agreed to pay $27.5 million for its Drake’s brand, which makes Yodels, Devil Dogs and Ring Dings. … offered to buy certain bread brands for $28.9 million.

Although Hostess Brands entered into bankruptcy protection in 2012, the company planned to continue making CupCakes and other snack cakes such as Twinkies and Sno Balls. These plans were derailed by the company’s liquidation and announcement that they were going out of business on November 16, 2012.

NEW YORK Hostess is moving forward with the sale of Devil Dogs, Yankee Doodles and Yodels to the maker of Little Debbie cakes. McKee Foods, based in Collegedale, Tenn., isn’t projecting when it plans to have the cakes back on shelves. …

Religion: Seventh Day Adventist Part of the family-owned bakery McKee Foods, the Little Debbie brand was launched in 1960 with chewy, gooey oatmeal cream pies to beat all the rest.

Collegedale, Tenn.’s McKee family came in at No. 147 on the list, with a net worth of $1.4 billion. McKee Foods is best known for its Little Debbie creme pies.

the Gores Group Instead of being sold outright, Hostess would be acquired by a shell company, created by another private equity firm, the Gores Group. And still, they arranged more ways to profit. Apollo and Metropoulos retained a combined 42 percent stake in the company, which is now publicly traded.

McKee Foods A Family Bakery It is this example that the third and fourth generation family owners still follow today. McKee Foods is still owned and operated by the McKee family. O.D and Ruth’s grandchildren lead the enterprise now, and the fourth generation is not far behind.

Yodels are frosted, cream-filled cakes made by the Drake’s company, which was bought by McKee Foods after former owner Old HB went bankrupt. … They are similar to Hostess Brands’ Ho Hos and Little Debbie’s Swiss Cake Rolls.

April 27th On April 27th, enjoy a treat in the name of National Devil Dog Day! The day honors the service members dubbed with the nickname and the devilish snack cake. With a layer of cream filling sandwiched between two layers of devil’s food cake, Devil Dogs became a tasty single-serving treat in the mid-1920s.

Ring Ding cakes have been made to perfection. Bite into a Drake’s Ring Ding to indulge in the layers of chocolate, super moist cake and cream filling. Each box contains 10 individually wrapped fresh frosted cream filled Devil’s Food Cakes (Total 20).

These are Baked Goods, with a shelf life of 2-3 weeks.

devil dog Noun. 1. devil dog – a member of the United States Marine Corps. leatherneck, Marine, shipboard soldier.