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2011-03-30 03:00:00

GENEVA, March 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, today announced that it was recognized as one of the '350 Most Admired Companies' for the second consecutive year, according to FORTUNE Magazine's 2011 'World's Most Admired Companies' survey results. Within these 350 companies in the overall ranking, STMicroelectronics is one of only eight companies in the semiconductor...

2011-03-24 06:00:00

MELVILLE, N.Y., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the largest distributor of health care products and services to office-based dental, medical and veterinary practitioners, has been ranked number one in the "Wholesalers: Health Care" industry in Fortune Magazine's 2011 list of "World's Most Admired Companies" in the categories of Social Responsibility and Global Competitiveness. The survey upon which these rankings were based included 673 companies from 32...

2011-03-21 16:25:00

CHICAGO, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FORTUNE has announced that Jones Lang LaSalle has again been named to its exclusive list of the "World's Most Admired Companies," the definitive report card on corporate reputations. The firm was recognized as one of the real estate industry's leaders based on criteria that include corporate social responsibility, quality of services and global effectiveness. "Our colleagues across the world work diligently to drive value and innovative solutions for...

2011-03-09 08:00:00

ROSELAND, N.J., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ADP ®, a leading provider of human resource, payroll, benefits administration, and automotive dealer services, is the most admired financial data services company, according to FORTUNE magazine's annual survey of the World's Most Admired Companies. The annual FORTUNE Most Admired Companies list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. It is based on results of a global survey of executives, directors and...

2011-03-07 09:18:00

INDIANAPOLIS, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE: SPG), the country's largest owner, developer and manager of high quality retail real estate, announced it had been named once again America's Most Admired Company in the real estate industry in the current issue of FORTUNE magazine. The annual survey, conducted by FORTUNE and Hay Group, a global management consulting firm, is given to top executives, directors and financial analysts, to identify the companies...

2011-03-07 07:00:00

COLUMBUS, Ga., March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac, the company that pays cash benefits fast when you are sick or hurt, today announced that it has been named a World's Most Admired Company by FORTUNE magazine for the 10th time. The voluntary insurance giant finished No. 1 in the Innovation category for health and life insurance and No. 3 overall for health and life insurance. According to FORTUNE, the Most Admired list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. "We are...

2011-03-04 09:26:00

MADISON, N.J., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quest Diagnostics Incorporated (NYSE: DGX), the world's leading provider of diagnostic testing, information and services, today announced that it has been included on FORTUNE magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" list. Quest Diagnostics moved to second in the "Health Care" industry category of "Pharmacy and Other Services." The 2011 ranking is the fourth consecutive year that the company has been included on FORTUNE magazine's...

2011-03-04 09:50:00

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BASF is ranked as the top company in the global chemical industry for the third year in a row. This is the result of a survey carried out by the renowned U.S. business magazine Fortune and published in its latest edition (available on March 21, 2011). BASF is also ranked the world's most admired German company. The survey of the "World's Most Admired Companies" is conducted every year by Fortune in cooperation with the management...

2011-02-23 17:41:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill. Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Donlen, North America's fastest growing fleet leasing and management company, today announced that they have been selected by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals® (IAOP®) in the Leaders category for The 2011 Global Outsourcing 100® service providers list. This is the fifth time Donlen has been named to the list. "We're proud and honored to make The 2011 Global...

2011-02-21 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Oce Business Services, a leader in document process management and electronic discovery services, has been named to the top-ranked Leaders category of the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals' (IAOP®) 2011 Global Outsourcing 100® list. The list defines the standard of excellence in outsourcing service delivery. This is the fifth straight year in which Oce Business Services has been ranked a Leader...


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