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Our Principles in Action

 

From its early beginnings, Mars, Incorporated has been guided by its founding family’s values. The Five Principles of Mars – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency, and Freedom – give purpose and direction to our business and make us unique as a company.


We recognize that, as one of the world’s largest food companies, our actions have a significant impact upon people we touch and precious natural resources. We have a responsibility to build a business that is sustainable for generations to come.


Our Principles in Action bring our Principles to life … strengthening our company’s performance by making a positive difference towards people and the planet.


By putting Our Principles in Action, we are applying values that are constant to a world in constant change. 

 

 

Cocoa Certification
Mars aims to certify its entire cocoa supply as being produced in a sustainable manner by 2020.
Mars Canada Volunteer Program
We are fully dedicated to giving back to our communities.
PEDIGREE® Adoption Drive
The PEDIGREE® Adoption Drive is a fundraising campaign to help dogs find loving homes.
Water Reduction Initiatives

Since 2004, our Foods plant has reduced our water usage by almost 80%.

Fish Sustainability
Mars commits to 100% sustainably sourced fish by 2020.
Mars Ambassador Program (MAP)
The MAP gives Mars associates the opportunity to show their personal commitment to making a difference to people and the planet.

Commitments

Our commitment to sustainability is driven by innovation.

Donations

Giving back to the communities in which we operate.

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Sustainability Examples

Our commitment to sustainability is driven innovation.