El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank welcomes the Planters NUTmobile and Peanutters to El Paso today, Thursday, February 12, 2021.

The Planters NUTMobile and Peanutters will be visiting El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank today to volunteer in the warehouse assisting with food distribution and packaging.

Peannutters are the drivers of the NUTMobile and Planters ambassadors, who are usually college students who take the year-long position, leading to top-tier PR, advertising, and marketing opportunities.

Planters Nut Mobile Press Owen LUTERBACH

Official Peanutters will be on site today at the food bank handing out some freebies and will also be available for a meet and greet and an opportunity to take their pictures with the NUTmobile and the Peanutters themselves.

The Peanutters have been traveling the country in a peanut-shaped mobile spreading their enthusiasm for nuts and lending a hand at local food banks such as El Pasoans Fighting Hunger.

Planters Nut Mobile Press

NUTmobile Historical Highlights:

1935 - The first NUTmobile was built and was actually used by a Planters salesman.

1999 - Mr. Peanut’s Hot Rod, a 25-foot-long peanut-shaped vehicle, was introduced and named the official snack food of NASCAR.

2002 - The Planters NUTmobile makes its first appearance in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

2011 - Planters go green with a new biodiesel Planters NUTmobile that uses environmentally-conscious materials, harnessing sunlight and wind power.

2014 - Planters adds two new vehicles bringing the total number of NUTMobile’s to three.

Planters Nut Mobile Press

NUTMobile El Paso Appearance

  • El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank
  • 9541 Plaza Circle
  • Thursday, February 11, 2021
  • Time: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  • Open to the public

 

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