All our sister companies throughout the world are serviced by local manufacturing and marketing units, which cater for the specific market and cultural differences of that country.We have to be certain of demand before we launch a new product or variety onto the market and only if our consumer research shows high demand then we would consider introducing such a product.
Mars UK supports charities and community projects local to our sites in the UK. Our support is focused on three themes that reflect and complement our areas of business. These are:Environment – contributes to a safer, cleaner and healthier environment.Healthy Active Lifestyles - promotes healthy active lifestyles, e.g. sport, healthy eating.Pet Welfare – helps the welfare of animals or pets.For more information visit www.marsinthecommunity.co.uk
The following websites provide information about us, our products and what we do, which may be of help and interest to you.
We receive many ideas from the general public suggesting new and interesting designs, together with lots of feedback and comments on our current product ranges and packaging.
Not all ideas are feasible due to technology restraints and are often many years in planning. All designs are generated in house and through our agencies.
All of the jar sauces in the Dolmio, Uncle Ben's and Seeds of Change ranges can be re-heated within 3 days after opening, providing they have been stored in a refrigerator and heated above 65 degrees centigrade. None of our Uncle Ben's Express Rice pouches should be stored and then re-heated. After the initial heating, the rice should not be re-heated again.
All of our Uncle Ben's boxed and Boil-in-the-bag Rice can be re-heated after cooking. The rice should be cooled down quickly and then stored in the refrigerator for up to 1 day.
All of the jar sauces in the Dolmio, Uncle Ben's and Seeds of Change ranges are suitable for freeezing, however any sauce should be transferred to a suitable container immediately upon opening and can be kept frozen for up to 1 month before use. Sometimes there can be separation of the sauce when drefrosted, but once heated the sauce will thicken and be suitable for use.
None of our Uncle Ben's Express Rice pouches should be frozen after being heated. All of our Uncle Ben's boxed and Boil-in-the-bag Rice can be frozen once it has been cooked. However it shouldn't be frozen if it has already been cooked and re-heated.