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Jul 27, 2015, 11:31 ET

M&M'S® New Ad Makes 'Eating In Bed' Irresistible

HACKETTSTOWN, N.J., July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- How irresistible are M&M'S Chocolate Candies? So much so, sometimes you just want them...

Jul 06, 2015, 12:02 ET
Is Ice Cream More American Than (Apple) Pie? New Survey Finds That Americans Prefer Ice Cream to Pie During the Summertime

Is Ice Cream More American Than (Apple) Pie?

As the saying goes, "you scream, I scream, we all scream for ice cream," and a new online survey from Mars Ice Cream, conducted on their behalf by...

May 19, 2015, 15:00 ET
Mars Chocolate North America introduces goodnessknows(R) Snack Squares -- available in three flavors.

Mars Chocolate North America Expands Product Portfolio With Variety Of Innovative Snack Options

 Mars Chocolate North America announced today that it is expanding its product portfolio to satisfy consumers, whether they're seeking a...

May 11, 2015, 06:00 ET

M&M'S® Brand Turns Laughs Into Donations To Benefit First-Ever U.S. Red Nose Day

 M&M'S® Brand is on a mission to raise money and awareness – and lots of laughter – for the first-ever U.S. Red Nose Day...

Apr 29, 2015, 13:47 ET

COMBOS® Baked Snacks Unite Sweet And Salty In Another Perfect Snacking Combination

COMBOS® Baked Snacks, the brand known for delicious combinations, is satisfying 'sweet tooths' for the first time in the brand's history....

Apr 16, 2015, 10:24 ET

AMERICAN HERITAGE™ Chocolate Takes Chocolate History to a New Level With Its Debut At M&M'S World® Las Vegas

 Mars Chocolate North America is pleased to announce that American Heritage™ Chocolate—the company's authentic historic chocolate...

Apr 08, 2015, 15:11 ET

SNICKERS® Brand Launches Global Vlogger-Led Campaign

 From beauty experts eschewing make-up to home improvement hacks gone awry, the Internet was disrupted this week to remind the world that even...

Mar 31, 2015, 11:07 ET

CAUTION: Eating A MILKY WAY® Could Be Distracting

 Tattoo artists, lumberjacks and ship captains may not seem like they have much in common...yet they all fall prey to a deliciously engaging...

Mar 11, 2015, 10:21 ET
New 3 MUSKETEERS(R) Bar "Why 3?" campaign, the first new campaign for the brand in more than 10 years, features the iconic Musketeers together to showcase why "3" is the ideal number of Musketeers in any situation, and that 3 MUSKETEERS(R) Bar is the perfect amount of chocolate, fluffy and Musketeer.

New 3 MUSKETEERS® Bar Campaign Sheds Light On Age-Old Question Of 'Why 3?'

 The 3 are finally back after 10 years, to answer the 1 question they get 24/7: Why 3? (OK, perhaps that warrants further explanation –...

Mar 10, 2015, 14:23 ET

Peanut Butter Right TWIX® Announces Partnership With Nick Lachey

 The rivalry between Left and Right TWIX® has turned a (right) corner. Today, Mars Chocolate North America unveiled a new spokesperson for...

Mar 10, 2015, 12:23 ET

Nick Lachey Partners With Peanut Butter Left TWIX®

 The rivalry between Left and Right TWIX® has taken a new (left) turn. Today, Mars Chocolate North America announced that multiplatinum...

Feb 26, 2015, 14:31 ET
Mars Chocolate North America and celebrity chef Alex Guarnaschelli unveiled DOVE(R) Fruit at Grand Central Terminal. This snacking option was a surprise treat as consumers were greeted by Guarnaschelli at the DOVE(R) Fruit Market. (Bennett Raglin/AP Images for Dove)

Tired Of Ordinary Snacking? DOVE® Chocolate Has A New 'Pleasure' That's Sure To Excite On-The-Go Snackers And Chocolate Lovers Alike

 Snackers and chocolate aficionados rejoice. Today Mars Chocolate North America introduced an irresistible new addition to the DOVE®...

Feb 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

SNICKERS® Asks Fans 'Who Are You When You're Hungry?' For Chance At The Spotlight On YouTube And $50,000

Who are you when you're hungry? If you have a good answer, you could star on YouTube for one day and win $50,000 from SNICKERS® Brand. After...

Feb 12, 2015, 14:53 ET

DOVE® Chocolate Brings To Life Stories Of A Love Less Ordinary This Valentine's Day

 Love stories aren't always perfect fairytales – but they're always worth celebrating. As people around the world take a moment to...

Jan 12, 2015, 11:46 ET
(January 12, 2015) M&M'S(R) "spokescandy" Yellow tells a "fan" that M&M'S(R) Crispy Milk Chocolate Candies are back in a new TV commercial. M&M'S(R) Crispy are returning to store shelves this month after a 10-year hiatus, thanks to countless pleas from consumers.

Tell All The Fans: M&M'S® Crispy Are So Good, They're Back

M&M'S® Crispy Milk Chocolate Candies are back, and the brand is telling all the fans. Even the oscillating, folding and ceiling...

Dec 09, 2014, 14:09 ET
(December 9, 2014) Vanessa Williams, the multi-talented entertainer and voice behind M&M'S(R) Brand spokescandy Ms. Brown, welcomes the first batch of M&M'S(R) Crispy to M&M'S World(R) in Times Square. The product will begin returning to store shelves nationwide this week after a 10-year hiatus, thanks to a vocal fan base who pleaded for its return. (Photo by Diane Bondareff for Mars Chocolate North America)

Encore, Encore! Vanessa Williams Welcomes M&M'S® Crispy Back To Shelves

As the first bags of fan-favorite M&M'S® Crispy Chocolate Candies begin to hit store shelves this month – with nationwide...

Dec 04, 2014, 15:28 ET

SNICKERS® Aims To Satisfy Fans With Super Bowl XLIX Commercial

 SNICKERS® Brand is bringing its award-winning global "You're Not You When You're Hungry" campaign back to where it all started –...

Dec 03, 2014, 13:00 ET
Times Square just got sweeter with the addition of American Heritage(TM) Chocolate at M&M'S World(R) (PRNewsFoto/Mars Chocolate North America)

American Heritage(TM) Chocolate Makes History A Little Sweeter With Debut At M&M'S World® In Times Square

Mars Chocolate North America is pleased to announce that American Heritage™ Chocolate—the company's authentic historic chocolate...

Nov 20, 2014, 07:27 ET
Mars, Incorporated 2014 Chocolate History Research and Investigative Studies Grant Winners: Joanna Roberts and Darlee Snyder of Old Salem Museum & Gardens; Lisa Acker Moulder of The Betsy Ross House; Brian Nagel, Pat Mead and Sarah Ledtke of Genesse Country Village & Museum

Mars Announces Winners of Its Second Annual Chocolate History Research and Investigative Studies Grant at Colonial Chocolate Society Meeting

Mars Chocolate North America is pleased to announce the awarding of the 2014 Chocolate History Research and Investigative Studies Grant to three...

Nov 14, 2014, 12:20 ET
M&M'S(R) Racing driver Kyle Busch, right, makes a speedy delivery of new M&M'S Crispy to super fan Rose Abbate at her home in Charlotte, NC in response to a plea she made on the brand's Facebook page. The delivery is the just the latest example of how the M&M'S(R) Brand is listening and engaging with fans of M&M'S(R) Crispy even before the product officially returns to stores in January after a 10-year hiatus.

Kyle Busch 'Speeds Up' The Arrival Of M&M'S® Crispy For Fan

Fans continue to count the days until M&M'S® Crispy Milk Chocolate Candies return to stores – but for one fan, that moment...