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The secret to our success: people

04/12/2016

Mars heralded as ‘great place to work’ around the globe and #1 Best Multinational Workplace in Europe.

How do you create an organization that more than 80,000 Associates around the world call home? How do you build on a history that started in 1882 and continue to foster a strong culture and consistent business success—for over a century? What’s the secret sauce?

The truth? Our people. At Mars, we continuously look for opportunities to bring The Five Principles to life. That’s why we put so much emphasis on our most important ingredient: our Associates.

Grant F. Reid, Office of the President, said it best: “Our people are a passionate, talented, principles-driven group. We invest heavily on professional development and in our workplace culture because we truly believe these to be the key to our success as a sustainable business.”

Our ongoing investment in our people and culture has given us many reasons to celebrate this year. Mars has been recognized as “a great place to work” in many markets and by different organizations around the world, including: