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2009-03-17 07:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CACI International Inc (NYSE: CAI) announced today that it has been rated by Fortune Magazine as among the most admired companies in the world and the Most Admired Company in Virginia. CACI also placed fifth in Fortune's list of Most Admired Information Technology Services companies in the world. The Most Admired list is considered the definitive report card on corporate reputations. In partnership with the Hay Group, a global management...

2009-03-12 10:14:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (Nasdaq: LSTR) Landstar System, Inc., a safety-first non-asset based provider of transportation and logistics services, ranked first in the Trucking Category in Fortune magazine's 2009 list of "America's Most Admired Companies." The recognition marks Landstar's sixth consecutive year on the list acknowledging corporate excellence. "We are proud to be ranked first on this prestigious list," said Landstar President and CEO Henry Gerkens....

2009-03-09 05:00:00

The Company Ranks Number Two Household Brand for Second Consecutive Year ORLANDO, Fla., March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Fortune released the esteemed "World's Most Admired Companies" list and Tupperware Brands Corporation ranked number two in the Household Products category for the second year in a row. The Fortune "World's Most Admired Companies" list is a definitive testimony on corporate reputations. For over sixty years, Tupperware Brands Corporation has been an industry leader committed to...

2009-03-09 07:00:00

MELBOURNE, Fla., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS), an international communications and information technology company, has been named one of the world's most admired companies for the third consecutive year in an annual survey by Fortune magazine. Harris ranked as the sixth most admired company in the "Network Communications" industry. The company ranked fourth in the industry in social responsibility and fifth in the categories of people management, use of...

2009-03-06 13:05:00

With Recognition from FORTUNE, CRO and Diversity MBA Magazines CHICAGO, March 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) announced today that it has received multiple rankings for corporate excellence, social responsibility and sound business practices, including recognition as one of FORTUNE magazine's "Most Admired Companies" for the third consecutive year in the category of superregional banks. Noted as the "definitive report card on corporate reputations," FORTUNE's list...

2009-03-06 07:37:00

- Results of "World's Most Admired Companies 2009" survey published LUDWIGSHAFEN, Germany, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF is the world's most admired chemical company according to a survey carried out by FORTUNE. The full results of the survey are published in the current edition, which goes on sale on Monday, March 9. In the 2009 list of the "World's Most Admired Companies," BASF is ranked the top company in the chemical industry, up one place compared with 2008. Industry experts voted BASF...

2009-03-04 07:12:00

Fifth consecutive year of top ranking for The Bank of New York Mellon and its predecessor companies NEW YORK, March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Bank of New York Mellon (NYSE: BK), the global leader in asset management and asset servicing, has been ranked number one in its category for the second consecutive year in FORTUNE magazine's 2009 rankings of The World's Most Admired Companies. The top rankings of the past two years among Superregional banks follow number one rankings for The...

2009-03-03 20:26:00

MENLO PARK, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE: RHI) announced today that it has been ranked first in its industry on FORTUNE(R) magazine's list of World's Most Admired Companies. This year FORTUNE has combined the former America's Most Admired Company survey with the former World's Most Admired Company survey to create this new list. "We are honored to once again be named the most admired company in the temporary-help industry," said Max Messmer,...

2009-03-03 17:59:00

FORT SMITH, Ark., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arkansas Best Corporation (Nasdaq: ABFS) appears on the 2009 list of the World's Most Admired Companies, published by Fortune magazine. Arkansas Best is the highest ranking less-than-truckload motor carrier among the Most Admired Trucking companies. The full list and related stories appear in the March 16th issue of Fortune, available on newsstands Monday, March 9th. "Arkansas Best is proud to be recognized with this prestigious honor,"...

2009-03-03 12:32:00

Ranks second overall and first for long-term investment and social responsibility in industry category MADISON, N.J., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, has again been named to FORTUNE magazine's list of the World's Most Admired Companies. Quest Diagnostics ranked second in the "Health Care" category of "Pharmacy and Other Services." The 2009 ranking is the second...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.