FT. WASHINGTON, Pa. and CHICAGO, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- McNeil
Nutritionals, LLC, and Merisant Company jointly announced today that they
have reached a settlement agreement regarding a lawsuit between the two
parties that is being heard in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District
The details of the settlement agreement are confidential and both
parties have agreed to make no additional comment on the terms of the
agreement, subject to the parties' agreement and applicable law.
McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, is a global marketer of innovative
nutritional products. The company's mission is to give people the ability
to actively manage their own health. McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, markets
SPLENDA(R) No Calorie Sweetener. McNeil Nutritionals, LLC, is headquartered
in Fort Washington, PA.
Merisant Worldwide markets low-calorie tabletop sweeteners. Its brands,
including Equal(R) and Canderel(R), are sold in over 85 countries
throughout the world. Merisant is headquartered in Chicago, IL.
Note to editors: Equal(R) and Canderel(R) are registered trademarks of
Media: Julie Keenan
SOURCE McNeil Nutritionals, LLC