How To Buy Mars Inc. Stock
Mars was started in 1882 by Frank Mars, and the company is still owned by his descendants. Mars, one of the most iconic candy bar brands, has spread beyond the chocolate business since its founding. It bought chewing gum company Wrigley in 2008 for $23 billion, for example. Renowned investor Warren Buffett helped fund the deal. Mars also has a drinks division, which makes hot chocolate and teas. Like a number of the other families and individuals controlling the nation’s largest private companies, Forbes lists John Mars’s net worth at one of the highest in the United States, at $22.4 billion.
It is privately owned and not currently available for purchase.