In light of the allegations and lawsuit against Vince McMahon, Slim Jim has released a statement to POST Wrestling saying they would be pausing promotional activities with WWE:
“Slim Jim values integrity and respect in all of our partnerships. Given the recent disturbing allegations against Vince McMahon, at this time we’ve decided to pause our promotional activities with WWE. This decision reflects our commitment to our brand values and responsibility to our community.
We will continue to monitor the situation and base our future engagements on our values and what’s best for our brand.”
As initially reported by WrestleVotes, Slim Jim had notified WWE of their intention to pull their sponsorship from the Royal Rumble.