January 31, 2012 Part 1

In the Field

In the 1940's, W.T. Hawkins Limited was a North American salty snack food giant. The Chicago based company shipped boxcars full of potato chips and popcorn across the continent. Then one of the owners invented Cheezies. It was going to be the next big thing.But the company made some disastrous business decisions and the whole thing went bust. But then a Canadian company came to the rescue. We'll have the story of Hawkins cheezies.

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