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Eating local, urban farming, clean labels, ethical sourcing, natural ingredients and concerns about quality, additives and preservatives motivate consumers to seek supply chain transparency.
Mars is one of many companies that use natural colorings in products they market in Europe but artificial dyes to color the same products in the United States. M&M's candies contain mostly natural dyes in Europe but feature Red 40, Yellow 5 and 6, and Blue 1 and 2 in the U.S. version.
Legend has it that Forrest Mars got the idea for M&M'S in the 1930s, during the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), when he saw soldiers eating chocolate pellets with a hard shell of tempered chocolate.
M&M's Are No. 1 Billions of candy bars and sticks of gum. Billions of dollars. Billions of calories. Anyway you look at it
Mars is one of the world's leading food manufacturers. In addition to candy, it makes Uncle Ben's rice and Dove ice cream
"It is certainly not cheap but that is the price you have to pay to get access to this high-growth market," Vontobel analyst
The Mars goal, made public about a year ago after intensive research at its Mars Center for Cocoa Science in Bahia, Brazil