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2014-09-29 20:21:36

Mars awarded Best Private Company for second year running in recognition of "agenda-leading corporate responsibility" MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mars, Incorporated announced today that it was recognized in two categories at the Ethical Corporation 2014 Responsible Business Awards, presented at a ceremony in London. The business was awarded Best Private Company for the second year running and was also highly commended for Best B2B Partnership. Mars received...

2014-04-04 04:20:22

Entitled "Mutuality a Principle That Fosters a Shared Benefit," Victoria discusses the positive impact that being a family-owned business guided by The Five Principles has on business performance and the workplace environment NEW ORLEANS, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 3, 2014, Victoria B. Mars, Chairman of Mars, Incorporated gave a keynote presentation at the 2014 Great Place to Work Conference. In her presentation, entitled "Mutuality a Principle That Fosters Shared...

2014-03-10 08:23:25

MCLEAN, Va., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mars, Incorporated announced today a new policy to help build a fully sustainable palm oil supply chain. This sees Mars commit to both industry leading standards and develop a fully traceable pipeline back to known palm oil processing mills by year-end 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110928/NY76189LOGO This policy is at the forefront of the business' strengthened commitment to tackle deforestation, and further supported by...

2014-03-03 08:24:18

Organizations are encouraged to apply for one of several $20,000 and $10,000 grants RANCHO DOMINGUEZ, Calif., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seeds of Change®, maker of organically grown seeds and nutritious organic foods, is announcing the return of its annual Seeds of Change® Grant Program. Now through March 31, local schools, food and nutrition education programs and garden- or farm-related organizations can apply for funding to support new or existing sustainable initiatives....


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.