CANGrow Wins the Deep Space Food Challenge’s Grand Prize For A Sustainable Food System That Could help Sustain Life On Moon Or Mars

April 14, 2024 Maia Farms

In an advancement for space exploration and sustainable terrestrial food production, Canadian companies Maia Farms and Ecoation are proud to announce their grand prize victory in the Deep Space Food Challenge hosted by the Canadian Space Agency and Impact Canada, in collaboration with NASA.

Mars invests over $70 million in Hackettstown, New Jersey Site 

March 28, 2024 Mars, Incorporated

The R&D Innovation Studio at the Mars Hackettstown, New Jersey location will include a new prototyping kitchen, packaging lab, and collaboration space with the intent of increasing the speed of innovation and development to meet evolving consumer preferences.

Mars Completes Acquisition of Nutritious Meal Company Kevin’s Natural Foods

August 9, 2023 Kevin’s Natural Foods

Mars announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Kevin’s Natural Foods, a high-growth, nutritious meal company. Kevin’s Natural Foods joins the Mars Food & Nutrition segment, complementing its portfolio of leading food brands and recent product innovations.