Walmart announced on Wednesday that it is ending its partnership with Paula Deen.
“We are ending our relationship with Paula Deen Enterprises and we will not place new orders beyond those already committed,” the company said in a statement.
Other companies that have cut ties with Deen include the Food Network, Smithfield Food and Caesars buffet restaurants. Deen stated that QVC has not ended their relationship with her Wednesday morning during an interview on NBC’s Today show.
Target has also not commented on the state of its relationship with her.
- Justice Antonin Scalia, who served almost 30 years on the Supreme Court as one of its most prominent and influential conservative voices, died Saturday. He was 79.
- U.S. Republican presidential candidates debated for the first time since Donald Trump's win in New Hampshire, and it got intense.
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