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January 17, 2017

MARS DRINKS AROMA™ CREATING TASTE & CHOICE FOR EVERY SIZE WORKPLACE

Company Launches New MARS DRINKS AROMA™ Brewer Available Spring 2017

Philadelphia, PA (January 17, 2017) – MARS DRINKS – a 100 percent workplace dedicated division of Mars, Incorporated – is helping workplaces to kick-off the new year by introducing the MARS DRINKS AROMA™, a compact single-serve brewer for small workspaces that creates more than 100 café-style drink options – from coffees and cappuccinos to hot chocolates and soups.

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January 01, 2017

Why the Future of Work is All About Choice

Author: Tracy Brower, PhD, MM, MCR
Global VP of Workplace Vitality - Mars Drinks
Date: January 1, 2017
Source: The FOW Community

 

The future of work will surely be shaped by the organizations that can most effectively attract and retain great talent. In a world where competence, talent, and skills are the greatest currencies, shaping the future will be about harnessing these.

So how to tap into the best talent?

MARS DRINKS' research uncovered the unique importance of giving people a sense of control and the positive effects of doing so.

 

To read more download the eBook, available at fowcommunity.com

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Tags: Workplace

October 17, 2016

MARS DRINKS, STEELCASE TEAM UP TO SPONSOR CORENET GLOBAL CAFÉ

Partners Show How Good Design and Great Beverages Create Vibrant Workplaces

Philadelphia, PA (October 14, 2016) – MARS DRINKS and Steelcase Inc. are partnering at the CoreNet Global Summit, held Oct. 14-19 here, to demonstrate how well-designed work environments and the availability of great tasting beverages can create thriving workplaces.

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Tags: Corporate News

October 07, 2016

The Power Of Choice In The Workplace

By: Dr. Tracy Brower, PhD, MM, MCR
Global Vice President of Workplace Vitality™, Mars Drinks
Date: December 06, 2015
Source: About.com

As you approach the holidays, gift-giving is frequently top-of-mind, but the intangible gift of recognition is one of the most powerful you can give. We know this is true from our research. We asked over 3,000 people across the US, UK, Germany, France, and China and 86% agreed that when people feel more appreciated, they in turn feel more engaged at work.

Read the full story on About.com

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October 07, 2016

The Power Of Choice In The Workplace

By: Dr. Tracy Brower, PhD, MM, MCR
Global Vice President of Workplace Vitality™, Mars Drinks
Date: October 7, 2016
Source: FacilityExecutive.com

 

The degree to which people can express their independence at work is influenced by the environment they're in and how they make use of the facility to drive their productivity. A greater sense of choice at work leads people to be more engaged and more satisfied, but what does this have to do with the facility in which people work? Everything. The degree to which people can express their independence and choice at work is influenced by the environment they’re in and how they make use of the facility to drive their productivity.

We’re living in an age where customization and personalization ....

 

Read the full story on FacilityExecutive.com

 

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September 20, 2016

MARS DRINKS Beats Sustainability Goal, Achieving 31 Percent Carbon Footprint Reduction with New Freshpack Design

Philadelphia, PA (September 20, 2016) MARS DRINKS, a 100 percent workplace focused division of Mars, Incorporated, today revealed a fresh new look and a more sustainable design for its single-serve packaging – called Freshpacks –  with a 31 percent carbon footprint reduction.

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Tags: Corporate News Sustainability

September 16, 2016

How Creating A Culture Around Coffee Can Boost Millennial Engagement At Work

By: Wes Gay
Date: September 16, 2016
Source:
Forbes.com

 

Coffee. It’s the drink we reach for when we need to get excited on Monday mornings or to help us through that Wednesday afternoon slump. Americans love coffee, with more than half of adults drink at least one cup per day. Millennials are avid coffee drinkers too, particularly with espresso-based drinks. According to one study, gourmet coffee beverage consumption ....

 

Read the full story on Forbes.com.

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Tags: Workplace

September 01, 2016

Survey Says… Beverage Amenities Make A Difference

By: Dr. Tracy Brower, PhD, MM, MCR
Global Vice President of Workplace Vitality™, Mars Drinks
Date: September 1, 2016
Source: FacilityExecutive.com

 

Most facility executives are focused on improving not only the facility, but also the overall experience of people at work, which leads to employee productivity. There are a lot of variables that affect success in these areas – from design and lighting to air quality, and more. Beyond these, there is a tool that facility executives can also tap. Before we dive into what this key tool is, to build the case, let’s start with a few findings …

 

Read the full story on FacilityExecutive.com

 

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August 23, 2016

Understanding the Four Pillars of Workplace Vitality

By: Carrie Rossenfeld
Date: August 23, 2016
Source: GlobeSt.com

 

Engagement, collaboration, well-being and productivity are necessary in the workplace in order to attract and retain talent, Dr. Tracy Brower tells GlobeSt.com in this recap of a recent CoreNet SoCal event.

 

Read the full story on GlobeSt.com

 

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August 09, 2016

For Millennials, the Pursuit of Happiness at Work Means Having Purpose, While Everyone Else Just Wants Control

Philadelphia, PA (August 09, 2016) – Most people believe Millennials are demanding in the workplace because they want to be in charge, but a new study finds they are more driven by a sense of purpose. All other generations need control to thrive at work.

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Tags: Corporate News Workplace Vitality