About the visit
Mars is one of the largest family owned companies in the world. Started in Washington USA in 1911 they have been manufacturing the Milky Way chocolate bars at the Slough factory since 1932.
As a private, family-owned company, Mars, Incorporated has a unique ability within the global food industry to be truly visionary and invest for the long term in product development and research.
Throughout our history, we have created and marketed products to meet the demands of the contemporary lifestyle. And, as consumer lifestyles evolve and change, we evolve and change to meet these new needs. But our commitment to our consumers is unwavering.
The Mars Five Principles of Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom are the foundation of our culture and our approach to business. They unite us across geographies, languages, cultures and generations.
Within the framework of our Five Principles and consistent with the heritage of our consumer commitment, it is not only appropriate but essential that we continue to improve our understanding of how our products fit into today\\\'s changing lifestyle and nutrition environment. It is equally essential that we communicate this information so that the total experience of our products is joyful, beneficial and balanced in relation to the appropriate energy and dietary requirements of the consumer.
We believe that Mars snackfoods create small moments of joy that make you smile
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