About Mars

Mars opened its Lithuanian sales office and petfood manufacturing facility under the name of Masterfoods in Klaipeda in 1993. Six years later company relocated to a green field plant in Gargzdai, where the company’s head office is located today. Lithuanian Sales and Marketing division is based in Vilnius.

In 2007 the company changed its name to Mars Lietuva.

Mars Lietuva employs more than 800 associates and is the largest petfood manufacturer in the Baltics. The factory’s annual output reaches 80 000 tonnes. WHISKAS, KITEKAT, EXELCAT and SHEBA wet petfood brands with more than 190 varieties in single serve formats are made in Gargždai and supplied to more than 30 countries in Europe.

In addition, we also market our globally renowned confectionary brands MARS, SNICKERS, M&M'S, BOUNTY, TWIX, MILKY WAY as well as UNCLE BEN'S rice and sauces and petcare products FROLIC and NATUSAN.
Since 2001 Royal Canin and since 2008 Wrigley are subsidiaries of Mars, Incorporated. They run their marketing and wholesale operations in Lithuania with ROYAL CANIN and ORBIT, SKITTLES, LOCKETS brands respectively.

Principles in Action

People, Planet and Performance

Discover how we are making a difference to people and the planet through our performance and where we are still seeking the best way forward
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Our business segments

We have four of Mars business segments in Lithuania: Petcare, Chocolate, Wrigley and Food.

The Five Principles of Mars - Our Principles in Action

The Five Principles of Mars

The Mars Five Principles of Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom are the foundation of our culture and our approach to business.
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Our History

Since the release of the Milky Way bar Mars, Incorporated has grown into a company of global scope.
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Where we operate

Mars in Lithuania is spread across several locations, with over 800 employees, which we call associates.

The Mars Story

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