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MR. PEANUT and JVN Want to Help YOU Feel Your Best Inside and Out This Movember

October 23, 2019 at 11:29 AM EDT

This Iconic Duo are dishing out health and grooming tips for the men’s health movement

PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2019-- MR. PEANUT always has men’s backs, especially when it comes to their health. To support Movember, the leading global men’s health charity dedicated to changing the face of men’s health and encourage men everywhere to join the cause, MR. PEANUT is teaming up with grooming expert and television personality Jonathan Van Ness to help “Mo Bros” everywhere feel their best inside and out.

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Mr. Peanut and Jonathan Van Ness Support Movember (Photo: Business Wire)

Mr. Peanut and Jonathan Van Ness Support Movember (Photo: Business Wire)

Throughout Movember, MR. PEANUT and JVN are taking to social media to shell out advice for the men’s health movement and striving to bring more openness to the men’s health discussion. Three Movember participants video chatted with the legume and hair guru to get tips on how to properly grow moustaches, keep themselves groomed throughout the month and maintain their best selves.

“MR. PEANUT is excited to support the Movember cause again this year and help bring more openness to discussions around men’s health,” said Samantha Hess, brand manager for PLANTERS. “As a grooming expert, moustache enthusiast and advocate for body positivity and care, Jonathan is truly the perfect partner for MR. PEANUT to enable discussions around men’s health.”

“My mission in life is to help people feel amazing inside and out—and that means giving TLC to your gorgeous self, from your moustache to your health,” said Jonathan Van Ness. “I’ve always been nuts about PLANTERS so supporting this meaningful Movember movement with the legendary MR. PEANUT is the dream.”

“As the leading men’s health charity dedicated to changing the face of men’s health, Movember understands the importance of making men feel more comfortable about discussing their health,” said Mark Hedstrom, US Country Director of Movember. “Working with MR. PEANUT and Jonathan Van Ness will help us support Mo Bros everywhere to take action to live happier, healthier and longer lives.”

PLANTERS continues to support the Movember movement with a donation to bring men’s health issues to light. Fans can follow @MRPEANUT on Twitter to watch the videos and support MR. PEANUT’s page on For those in Los Angeles or New York City during Movember’s Undie Run, click here to learn more.

For more information, visit and follow MR. PEANUT on Twitter @MrPeanut.


For 150 years, we have produced some of the world’s most beloved products at The Kraft Heinz Company (NASDAQ: KHC). Our Vision is To Be the Best Food Company, Growing a Better World. We are one of the largest global food and beverage companies, with 2018 net sales of approximately $26 billion. Our portfolio is a diverse mix of iconic and emerging brands. As the guardians of these brands and the creators of innovative new products, we are dedicated to the sustainable health of our people and our planet. To learn more, visit or follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter.


Movember is the leading global men’s health charity. The charity raises funds to deliver innovative, breakthrough research and support programs that enable men to live happier, healthier and longer lives. Committed to disrupting the status quo, millions have joined the movement, helping fund over 1,250 projects focusing on prostate cancer, testicular cancer and suicide prevention. In addition to tackling key health issues faced by men, Movember is working to encourage men to stay healthy in all areas of their life, with a focus on men staying socially connected and becoming more open to discussing their health and significant moments in their lives. The charity’s vision is to have an everlasting impact on the face of men’s health. To donate or learn more, please visit

Source: Kraft Heinz Company

Lynne Galia
Kraft Heinz

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