Unfortunately, you can't buy Mars stock because Mars is a privately owned company.
MNBPMars Bancorp Inc (MNBP)
Staying private allows the company flexibility that many public companies could only dream of. "Being private does give us a competitive advantage in that we know who our shareholders are. We could fit them all in quite a small room if we had to.
Their cost of capital is generally higher, and they lack publicly tradable shares to use in buying other companies or to hand out to employees.
Snickers and M&Ms - both owned by Mars - account for more than $7 billion in annual sales. Nestlé is the owner of KitKat - now 77 years old and available in 72 countries. Along with Mondelez International (formerly known as Kraft), Mars and Nestlé control more than 40% of global chocolate market share.
The Mars family own Mars Inc., one of the world's largest candy and pet food companies, with sales of $40 billion. Some family members work at the company and serve on the board of directors. Mars was founded in 1911 when Frank Mars started selling candy out of his kitchen in Tacoma, Washington.
Cadbury, formerly Cadbury's and Cadbury Schweppes, is a British multinational confectionery company fully owned by Mondelez International (originally Kraft Foods) since 2010. It is the second largest confectionery brand in the world after Mars....Cadbury.TypeSubsidiaryParentMondelez InternationalWebsitecadbury.co.uk
Therefore, according to statistics, the net worth of Hershey is $140 billion annually, while the net worth of Mars is $94 billion.
In terms of the total confectionery market, Hershey still had the biggest share, but only barely edged out Mars by less than one percent....Market share of the leading chocolate companies in the United States in 2018.CharacteristicMarket shareHershey43.3%Mars29.8%Lindt/Ghirardelli/R. Stover9.1%
Mars Petcare Our 50+ global brands include PEDIGREE®, Waltham Center for Pet Nutrition, WHISKAS®, ROYAL CANIN®, AniCura, WISDOM PANEL™ and VCA™.
Snickers (stylized as SNICKERS) is a chocolate bar made by the American company Mars, Incorporated, consisting of nougat topped with caramel and peanuts that has been enrobed in milk chocolate....Snickers.Product typeConfectioneryOwnerMars, IncorporatedCountryUnited StatesIntroduced1930, 92 years agoMarketsWorldwide
It was discontinued in 2002, relaunched in January 2010 (initially exclusively through Walmart stores), discontinued again at the end of 2011, and relaunched again in September 2016 by Ethel M. Chocolates, a gourmet chocolate subsidiary of Mars, Inc..
Hershey was the strongest performer in small sizes. It posted $2bn in sales in the category, up 2.7% year on year. Hershey accounted for almost half of value sales in the small size US chocolate category, behind its nearest competitor Mars, which made up 36.3% of total category sales.
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