MEDINA, Ohio -- Sandridge Food Corporation says it's proud to provide unwavering support for Paula Deen.
In a release, the company stated that in response to her appearance on the Today Show, it is even more evident that Paula Deen embodies a profound commitment to fairness for all.
"We are very pleased with Paula Deen's interview this morning offering her heartfelt apologies," said Mark D. Sandridge, CEO, Sandridge Food Corporation.
"She reaffirmed what we already knew to be true -- her equality for all."
As a family company with strong core values, Sandridge says it will continue to stand behind Paula Deen through this controversy. Sandridge will forge full speed ahead on present projects with the Paula Deen Foods team.
"Paula is a very caring person who has spent the majority of her life helping the less privileged and giving back," said Sandridge.
"As an organization, we believe she and her team are on the right track and we look forward to continuing to work together."