- Is M&Ms owned by Hershey?
- Does Nestle make M&Ms?
- Who is M&Ms owned by?
- Are M&Ms and Skittles the same company?
2. M&Ms used to be made with Hershey’s chocolate, now one of Mars’ biggest competitors. In return, Murrie received a 20 percent stake in the M&M product, which was named to represent ‘Mars’ and ‘Murrie.
Today I’m tackling the UK product, Smarties, which is made my Nestle and the American product M&Ms which are made by Mars. As with most UK treats under the Nestle name, they were originally made by Rowntree which was later swallowed up by the growing Nestle corporation.
Mars IncMars Inc — the company behind Snickers, M&Ms, Milky Way, Pedigree, Uncle Ben’s rice, and other food brands — has historically tried to stay out of the public eye. But the 106-year-old company, which is entirely owned by the Mars family, has been opening up about its business and what’s next for the company.
Mars is a company known for the confectionery items that it creates, such as Mars bars, Milky Way bars, M&M’s, Skittles, Snickers, and Twix. Orbit gum is among the most popular brands, managed by the Mars subsidiary brand Wrigley.