WWE sponsor Mars Wrigley Confectionary has reportedly reached out to WWE following offensive remarks made by Lars Sullivan on message boards several years ago.
Two reddit users have received the same response from Mars Wrigley Confectionery when asked for comment on the situation.
Dear Loyal Consumer,
Thank you for reaching out to Mars Wrigley Confectionery with your comments.
We learned of Lars Sullivan’s comments recently and share in your shock and disgust. As a values-based company, we find his behavior abhorrent and unacceptable. We have engaged the WWE to discusst his situation and seek to understand what actions they will take to swiftly address this matter.
We hope this information is helpful and wish you a great day!
Your Friends at Mars Wrigley Confectionery
Sullivan has apologized for offensive statements made on the BodyBuilding.com message board.
Sullivan released the following statement earlier today.
“There is no excuse for the inappropriate remarks that I made years ago. They do not reflect my personal beliefs nor who I am today, and I apologize to anyone I offended.”