Mars Associates get a Buzz out of Company Perks

Mars Associates get a Buzz out of Company Perks

Buzzfeed Features Mars at #3 For Most Amazing Employee Perks

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Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 1:25pm

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November 21, 2013 /3BL Media/ - Mars has been ranked #3 by the popular online site Buzzfeed for the most amazing Associate Perks. Mars ranks 3rd out of 20 companies on the list. It highlights some of the perks Mars Associates receive, including being encouraged to bring their pets to work, as well as access to free candy.  To view the full listing, click here.

Mars rewards Associate commitment and delivery of results with a comprehensive package of pay and benefits. The company is committed to helping all Associates realize their full potential, providing the programs, tools and opportunities that help Associates build the skills they need to succeed and grow their career at Mars. Read more aboutworking at Mars.

About Mars, Incorporated

In 1911, Frank C. Mars made the first Mars candies in his Tacoma, Washington kitchen and established Mars’ first roots as a confectionery company.  In the 1920s, Forrest E. Mars, Sr. joined his father in business and together they launched the MILKY WAY® bar. In 1932, Forrest, Sr. moved to the United Kingdom with a dream of  building a business based on the objective of creating a “mutuality of benefits for all stakeholders” – this objective serves as the foundation of Mars, Incorporated today. Based in McLean, Virginia, Mars has net sales of more than $33 billion, six business segments including Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley, Food, Drinks, Symbioscience, and more than 72,000 Associates worldwide that are putting its Principles into action to make a difference for people and the planet through its performance.

Mars brands include: Petcare – PEDIGREE®, ROYAL CANIN®, WHISKAS®, KITEKAT®, BANFIELD® Pet Hospital, NUTRO®, SHEBA®, DREAMIES® and CESAR®; Chocolate – M&M’S®, SNICKERS®, DOVE®, GALAXY®, MARS®, MILKY WAY® and TWIX®; Wrigley – DOUBLEMINT®, EXTRA®, ORBIT® and 5™ chewing gums, SKITTLES® and STARBURST® candies, and ALTOIDS® AND LIFESAVERS® mints.  Food –UNCLE BEN’S®, DOLMIO®, EBLY®, MASTERFOODS®, SEEDS OF CHANGE® and ROYCO®; Drinks – ALTERRA® Coffee Roasters coffee, THE BRIGHT TEA CO.® tea, DOVE®/GALAXY® Hot Chocolate, and FLAVIA® brewer; Symbioscience – COCOAVIA®, WISDOM PANEL® and SERAMIS®. 

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