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Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Overview

Total reviews
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Company responses
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Issues resolved
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Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Consumer Ratings

Rank
159 out of 738 in Food Manufacturers category
203 out of 738 in Food Manufacturers category
Product or Service Quality
158 in category
185 in category
Value for money
182 in category
189 in category
Diversity of Products or Services
92 in category
155 in category
Discounts and Special Offers
90 in category
114 in category

Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.8 (64 reviews)
1.5 (328 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...said, Hey if we stop loading the cake with real shredded coconut and start loading the icing with so much sugar and not much else we can make a much cheaper quality cake and so the powers that be at Pepperidge farm can make more billions of dollars. I will not buy anything Pepperidge Farm ever again. Boycott...

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...just bought your product today and in shock that you downsized your products not even half the size they used to be..

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Value for money
1.8 (52 reviews)
1.8 (291 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

What a joke! Maybe put a bit more effort into improving your product, instead of wasting money double wrapping your loaves of cardboard. I made one sandwich and had a piece of toast with eggs, as far as I'm concerned the birds can have the rest. This is just not good bread, the texture is off...

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...Do not waste your money..

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Diversity of Products or Services
2.9 (41 reviews)
2.3 (225 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

What I don't understand is, why do you think you need to double wrap your bread products? Your breads are certainly nothing to write home about, texture, taste its the same as all the other run of the mill breads sold by grocers across the country. If it were up to me, never would I purchase your...

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I asked if all or some products had animal derivatives. They did not reply..

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Discounts and Special Offers
2.3 (36 reviews)
2 (182 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...Since I was a child , now 50, we had this sublime airy German chocolate layer cake on special occasions. This cake is loved by everyone I know. It also comes with happy childhood memories in the box...

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Ho Ho's taste like diabetes rolled up in a dried sweat sock. Lists 44 plus sugars for a serving size. Wasn't expecting that. Threw out a 10 pack.

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Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Taste of the cookie
  • Old recipe of coconut layer cake
  • Xxx
  • What the name hostess used to mean
  • Way the brand used to taste
  • What it used to be
Cons
  • Cheapening of product quality
  • Quality
  • Portion size
  • Poor quality
  • Product
  • Paint thinner taste

Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews
5

Usually people are only highly motivated to write a review about something when they want to complain.

I want to de...

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5

i love all your cakes pies etc ,i just wanted to say the suzyQ's chocolate cake is not as dark as the old, one's it stil...

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5

I buy hearty white bread, cinnamon and raisin swirl bread , oatmeal bread and multi grain bread. All of them have this...

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5

Sav A Lot was out of their $1.99 bag of small chocolate donuts so we purchased four bags of the Hostess brand (normally...

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Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews
1

I received out dated goldfish crackers , cookies and bread. I want my money back .me and my children got sick .

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1

I purchased a package of Twinkies at a Walgreens store in Perry, GA. I ate one, and although I thought it tasted odd, I...

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1

I've purchased Sausalito cookies for 25 years and always enjoyed the pure endulgence of the milk chocolate chips and lar...

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1

I have had some of the mini doughnuts and would say that the taste is not the same as the original Hostess brand. The...

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Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews
No votes

I love the chocolate cake. Its so tasty. But when I purchased the coconut cake it was so sickening sweet, I had to...

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1

Got a box of Twinkies. This is what you get. Do not waste your money.

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No votes

Used to love the Frozen 3 layer Milk Chocolate Cake was sooooo Good!
The fudge cakes are way too dark, not even close to...

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1

Ho Ho's taste like diabetes rolled up in a dried sweat sock. Lists 44 plus sugars for a serving size. Wasn't expecting...

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Pepperidge Farm and Hostess Brands Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Pepperidge Farm Cookies (22 reviews)
  • Pepperidge Farm Cake (20 reviews)
  • Pepperidge Farm Bread (15 reviews)
  • Hostess Brands Suzy Qs Cake (138 reviews)
  • Hostess Brands Cupcake (58 reviews)
  • Hostess Brands Ding Dongs Cake (49 reviews)