Twinkies vs. HP: Which Brand Will Enjoy Sweeter Recovery?

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Question: What do Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) and Hostess Twinkies have in common? Answer: Both are made from roughly six ingredients; both are suffering from changing consumer and tastes and corporate mismanagement; and both will eventually enjoy some sort of renaissance comeback. Which brand will have a faster, sweeter recovery? The VAR Guy invites you to chew on this analysis. First, let’s  start with the facts. The six primary ingredients of each brand: Twinkies: (1) Wheat flour, (2) sugar, (3) corn syrup, (4) niacin, (5) water, (5) high fructose corn syrup and (6) shortening. HP: (IT news)