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Nov 18, 2020, 07:00 ET M&M'S® New White Chocolate Sugar Cookie Flavor Hits Shelves In Time For The Holidays

Just in time for the holidays, the widely anticipated M&M'S Sugar Cookie is officially available in stores and online at MMS.com! Created exclusively ...


Nov 16, 2020, 09:00 ET SNICKERS® Announces Nationwide Rollout of SNICKERS Peanut Brownie

The wait is finally over! Today, the SNICKERS® Brand announced that its latest innovation, SNICKERS Peanut Brownie, will be available nationwide...


Nov 02, 2020, 08:00 ET Mars, with SABIC and Huhtamaki, Introduces Recycled Content into Pet Food Packaging to Support a Circular Economy

Mars, Incorporated has today announced it will incorporate recycled polypropylene plastic into the primary packaging for some of its popular pet food ...


Oct 28, 2020, 18:22 ET SNICKERS® Wins Nationwide Vote In Halloween Candy Showdown During Annual Network Morning Show Contest

Earlier today, Mars Wrigley's SNICKERS® Brand was once again crowned the king of Halloween candy, having bested 15 other candy brands in a network...


Oct 27, 2020, 09:00 ET ORBIT® Gum Unveils "Parent Sitter" Offer to Help You Date While Living at Home

Unsolicited dirty messages on dating apps aren't the only challenges millennials are faced with while trying to land a quality date this year....


Oct 06, 2020, 00:01 ET Mars Palm Positive Plan Delivers Deforestation-Free Palm Oil Supply Chain

Mars, Incorporated today announced its Palm Positive Plan has delivered a deforestation-free palm oil supply chain, a significant milestone in its...


Oct 01, 2020, 13:47 ET Mars Wrigley Launches TREAT TOWN™: First-Ever Virtual Trick-or-Treating Experience

Today, Mars Wrigley, the world's largest candy maker known for treats like M&M'S®, SNICKERS®, TWIX® and SKITTLES®, launched its newest innovation –...


Sep 23, 2020, 06:00 ET Mars Food Announces The UNCLE BEN'S® Brand Will Change Its Name To Ben's Original™

Today, Mars Food announced it will change the UNCLE BEN'S® Brand to Ben's Original™, signaling the brand's ambition to create a more inclusive future ...


Sep 10, 2020, 08:00 ET Mars Welcomes Dr. Maria Velissariou as New Global Corporate R&D Vice President and Chief Science Officer

Mars, Incorporated announced today the hiring of Dr. Maria Velissariou as the new Global Corporate Research & Development (R&D) Vice President and...


Jul 13, 2020, 17:51 ET Mars, Incorporated Announces Pricing of $2.5 Billion of Senior Notes

Mars, Incorporated (the "Company" or "Mars") announced the pricing of its previously announced offering of $2.5 billion of senior notes, consisting...


Jul 13, 2020, 08:34 ET Mars, Incorporated Announces Offering of Senior Notes

Mars, Incorporated (the "Company" or "Mars") announced today the commencement of a private offering of senior notes (the "Notes"). The Notes will be...


Jul 09, 2020, 09:18 ET SNICKERS® Introduces an Irresistible Mashup of Two Classic Treats

Today, SNICKERS® has unveiled the brand's biggest innovation to date, combining two beloved treats – SNICKERS bars and brownies – to create SNICKERS® ...


May 20, 2020, 12:00 ET SKITTLES® Gives Up Its Rainbow On Pride Packs To Celebrate The LGBTQ+ Community

This June, SKITTLES is giving up its signature rainbow by removing the iconic colorful branding to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community and highlight that...


May 20, 2020, 08:00 ET TWIX® Unveils New Cookies & Creme Ice Cream Bar As Its Latest Innovation for Summer

With warmer days just ahead, Mars has unveiled its newest ice cream innovation, the TWIX® Cookies & Creme Ice Cream Bar. Inspired by the TWIX Cookies ...


Apr 03, 2020, 13:34 ET Mars Commits $20M to Communities in COVID-19 Response

As part of its ongoing response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, family-owned Mars, Incorporated has today shared an update on actions to better...


Mar 05, 2020, 09:15 ET Mars Appoints New Vice President of Global Public Affairs

Mars, Incorporated announced today a new senior hire and addition to the Corporate Affairs Leadership Team. Anders Bering will join the business as...


Feb 13, 2020, 11:00 ET Kyle Busch Is 'Letting M Do The Talking'

The M&M'S® you know and love have gotten a new look to encourage people to celebrate, connect and find humor in life's everyday moments – on and off...


Jan 29, 2020, 08:00 ET SNICKERS® Reveals Its 'Solution' For Fixing The World's Out-Of-Sortsness In New Super Bowl LIV Ad

Today, the SNICKERS® brand released its new Super Bowl LIV ad, including a special long-form version on the brand's YouTube page. In the iconic...


Jan 28, 2020, 17:26 ET Jacksonville's Gardner Minshew Voted Snickers® 'Hungriest Player Of The Year'

Today, ahead of Super Bowl LIV, SNICKERS® announced Gardner Minshew as the brand's "Hungriest Player of the Year." The "Hungriest Player" program...


Jan 23, 2020, 06:00 ET Mars Retail Group Announces Expansion Plans for M&M'S® Stores in the U.S. and Abroad

Over the next two years, Mars Retail Group will accelerate its vision to provide inspiring and immersive consumer experiences to audiences around the ...


Jan 23, 2020, 06:00 ET M&M'S® Experiential Retail Store Set to Open Doors at Mall of America® in Late 2020

As one of the world's most beloved brands, M&M'S is proud to bring its immersive in-store offerings to the Midwest region by opening a store at the...


Jan 21, 2020, 10:00 ET SNICKERS® Highlights The World's Out-Of-Sortsness In Super Bowl LIV Ad Teasers

To offer fans a glimpse of what's to come on Super Bowl Sunday, today SNICKERS® released several teaser videos to generate intrigue for the full ad...


Jan 16, 2020, 14:10 ET SNICKERS® Is Prepared To Satisfy Something Big

Today, Mars Wrigley unveiled the largest SNICKERS® bar ever created during a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS™ title attempt at the company's Waco, Tex., plant....


Jan 16, 2020, 10:14 ET TWIX® Brand Marks National Rollout Of TWIX Cookies & Creme Bars With Limited-Edition Left And Right Sneakers

Beloved in the world of sweet treats, Cookies & Creme is also a staple sneaker colorway, one that's adorned every major sneaker brand and style....


Jan 14, 2020, 10:32 ET M&M'S® Unveils New M&M'S® Messages For Every Occasion

The M&M'S® you know and love are getting a new look to encourage people to celebrate, connect and find humor in life's everyday moments through the...