Mars Hellas is the Greek affiliate of the US multinational company Mars Incorporated. Based in Paiania, Attiki, the company currently employs over 140 associates and operates in 4 business segments: Chocolate, Petcare, Food and Gum. Since 1983, Mars Hellas markets some of the most renowned brands in Greece: the Mars®, Snickers®, Twix®, Bounty®, M&M’s® and Maltesers® chocolates, the Uncle Bens® rice and sauce, the Dolmio® sauce, the Orbit® and 5® gum, and last but not least, the Pedigree®, Whiskas®, Sheba®, Cesar® and Nutro® petcare products. Mars Hellas associates are guided by the Five Principles of Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom. By living up to these Five Principles we can make a difference for both people and the planet through our performance. For years Mars Hellas has been in the top ten companies in the ranking by the Great Place to Work Institute, which identifies the Best Workplaces in Greece.
Mars Hellas markets some of the most popular brands in four different business segments: Chocolate, Food, Gum & Petcare. Over the years it has empowered its presence in the Greek market.
How we operate
Mars Hellas’ brands its commitment to its Associates has further developed the firm in the Greek market. All our Associates are aware of the fact that a clear strategic vision, combined with motivation, training, in-house communication, commitment, and teamwork, is crucial to achieve top quality and build a great business.
Our Five Principles (Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom) are synonymous with the Mars culture and have been guiding Mars Associates throughout its history. Every day, we do our best to put our principles into action through our work and our relationships with our consumers, customers, business partners, communities and one another. We focus on meritocracy, health, life quality as well as on the regular job opportunities and professional development for everyone. By this way, all our employees feel part of a large family that operates efficiently and successfully.
Our philosophy, reinforces the firm’s teamwork and the process of engaging all Associates in the decision making process. The company shows respect towards its consumers, following the inviolable principle of high quality products, but also to the business unit by accepting and displaying on every occasion the moral values of entrepreneurship and social welfare. In that context, Mars Hellas has been certified for years on by EBENGR, according to the model SEE G (Social-Environmental - Ethical - Governance), which demonstrates its commitment to the principles of sustainability.
Mars Hellas aims at contributing in society through a series of social responsibility programs. Orbit®'s campaign "Chew for change" in collaboration with SOS Children Villages, Pedigree®’s campaign entitled "Pets for Kids" along with the Make a Wish NGO are only a few of the most recent examples of Mars Hellas’ CSR activity.