Whirlpool Corp. was named one of Fortune Magazine's World's Most Admired Companies. The company has had the No. 1 spot for the fourth year in a row in the Home Equipment, Furnishings industry category.
The company received its highest scores in the survey in:
• social responsibility
• people management
• product quality
• global competitiveness
"We're proud to have held strong, positive scores on the list this year, particularly in social responsibility and innovation and we're committed to continued success in 2014," said Whirlpool Chairman and CEO Jeff M. Fettig.
The annual Fortune Magazine list ranks companies in a number of industry sectors including electronics, engineering, consumer food products and beverages. Top ranked companies in other industry sectors include Google, Apple, Coca Cola, FedEx and Starbucks.
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