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.
- Dylann Roof wants to plead guilty to the charges against him in the Charleston church shooting, his attorney said, but a judge entered a not guilty plea for him on Friday.
- The U.S. Coast Guard has suspended its search for two teenagers who went missing a week ago off the coast of Florida.
- Beijing will host the 2022 Winter Olympics, becoming the first city to host both the summer and winter games.