Mars Edge launches GoMo Dal Crunchies snacks in India

INDIA – Mars Edge, the investment arm of Mars Incorporated focused on health and nutrition has launched a new snack range GoMo™ Dal Crunchies in India. The new product aims to promote health and nutrition […]

World’s leading cocoa producers agree on ‘additional’ US$400 income for farmers

COTE D’IVOIRE – Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire, the world’s leading cocoa producers accounting for 65% of global cocoa output, have firmed up on their decision on the cocoa floor with a follow-up meeting in Abidjan. […]

Mars to acquire majority stake in personalized nutrition brand Foodspring

GERMANY – Mars Incorporated has announced that it has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Foodspring, one of Europe’s leading functional food and personalised nutrition company. After the transaction closes, the Berlin based Foodspring […]

Mars Petcare backs US$11m funding in dog food startup Wild Earth

USA – Wild Earth Inc., a technology startup developing clean protein dog food has closed US$11 million Series A funding round backed by Mars Petcare. The financing was led by venture capital firm VegInvest, with […]

Mars Petcare, Carrefour join Loop initiative to reduce single-use packaging

FRANCE – Mars Petcare has joined the Loop initiative, a new initiative launched by TerraCycle in collaboration with Carrefour to reduce single-use packaging. Loop™ Initiative is said to be the first e-commerce platform that aims […]

Mars partners with Israeli venture fund to foster food innovation

ISRAEL – Mars Incorporated has partnered with Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP), an Israel based venture capital fund to enhance innovation focused on food, wellness, agriculture and nutrition. The collaboration will see the partners work with […]

Mars launches Seeds of Change accelerator program to support food startups

USA – Mars Incorporated has launched Seeds of Change accelerator program to support early stage food-focused companies achieve growth and build ‘a healthier and more sustainable future’. Mars will select six U.S. and four Australian […]