MARS Incorporated is a privately owned company that is a world leader in each of its main businesses – branded snack foods, petcare products and main meal foods. MARS has over 175 sites and employs some 30 000 associates in more than 60 countries. MARS Snack and ice cream brands are amongst the world’s best loved and the most widely available confectionery. M & M’s Chocolates, MARS Bar, Snickers Bar and Twix Biscuit Bar are four biggest confectionery brands in the world. MARS Inc. offers also some of the best known petcare brands such as Pedigree and Whiskas. The Uncle Ben’s range is also noted throughout the world for convenient, nutritious and the best quality main meal products.