Nov 20, 2019

Fort Smith directors approve bonds, property tax discount for Mars Petcare as business incentive


Mars PetCare, a long-standing industrial neighbor in Chaffee Crosisng, has been approved for $110 million in tax bonds through the City of Fort Smith.

Mars Petcare will receive 50% off its property taxes for the next 10 years as a state-supported economic development incentive. 

 

Read the full Times Record article here. 

 

The site produces pet food for many popular brands, including Eukanuba, Iams, Cesar, Pedigree, Royal Canin and Temptations cat treats. It is a part of the Mars food corporate family.

 

 

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