SOURCE: Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc.

May 01, 2008 08:30 ET

Planet Nutrition Announces Sponsorship of Steve Forbes in Latest Fight Against Oscar De La Hoya

CORNELIUS, NC--(Marketwire - May 1, 2008) - Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PNHL) announces today that the company will sponsor Steve Forbes in his latest fight against Oscar "The Golden Boy" De La Hoya on May 3, 2008 at the Home Depot Center in Carson, CA. Forbes will display Planet Nutrition's logo on his boxing trunks in this epic clash against the Golden Boy.

Steve Forbes (33-5, 9 KOs), from Las Vegas by way of Portland, Oregon, is coming off a split-decision victory over the highly touted Francisco Bojado last October. A former super featherweight champion and finalist on the reality television show, "The Contender," Forbes has never been knocked down in eleven years as a professional. He will be making his HBO debut under the tutelage of Mayweather Sr.'s brother, Jeff Mayweather.

"Having a fighter of this caliber represent Planet Nutrition in this epic class is a monumental endeavor," stated Dan Starczewski, CEO and President of Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc.

ABOUT Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc.:

Planet Nutrition Holdings, Inc. has been in business since 1999 as a retailer of nutritional products and programs in the diet and nutrition industry. By offering a superior product line, employing innovative marketing techniques and developing strategic partnerships with manufacturers and distributors, the company maintains an uncompromising commitment to quality while ensuring the best value to our customers.

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