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Aug 07, 2014, 12:00 ET Baseball Legend Frank Thomas and Mr. Peanut Bring Power Of The Peanut to Lucky Softball Team in Chicago

Frank Thomas, known as "The Big Hurt," joined Mr. Peanut to surprise a Chicago men's softball team, winner of Mr. Peanut's Power Hitter Contest, to...


Aug 15, 2013, 04:02 ET Mr. Peanut Takes to the Airwaves to Show the "Power of the Peanut"

Peanuts are known to be a delicious snack, but not many know that the peanut is a strong and mighty legume, despite its size. Planters, America's...


Jul 01, 2013, 03:14 ET Listen Up! Everyone's Favorite Peanut Scores A New Voice

Today, Planters, America's leading snack nut brand, announces that its beloved icon, Mr. Peanut, has a new voice. Emmy Award nominated actor and...


Feb 05, 2013, 09:00 ET Mr. Peanut Is Declaring His Love For Hearts With Planters Heart Healthy Peanuts

Mr. Peanut has hearts on his mind, as February marks National Heart Health Month. To mark the occasion, Planters, an American favorite for over 100...


Aug 29, 2012, 10:40 ET Planters Revolutionizes Peanut Butter With A New Line Of Unexpected Flavors

Peanut butter just got a makeover, as Planters introduces a new PB that has a bit of a punch. Created for adventure-seekers, the new line is the...


Apr 18, 2012, 11:46 ET Mr. Peanut Gets A New Stamp Of Approval From Men's Health Magazine With Latest Nut Mix

In the last several years, a lot has changed in the lives of men. In fact, a recent survey from Planters, America's favorite snack nut brand, found...


Mar 01, 2012, 10:26 ET America's Nut Experts Celebrate National Peanut Butter Lover's Day With New Planters Natural Peanut Butter Spread

On National Peanut Butter Lover's Day to honor one of America's most iconic foods, Planters is introducing Planters Natural No Need to Stir Creamy...


Oct 03, 2011, 06:30 ET Mr. Peanut Takes Manhattan to Plant Urban Park

Today, Mr. Peanut arrives in the Big Apple in his biodiesel Nutmobile to unveil a new urban park – a Planters Grove – on Manhattan's Lower East Side. ...