The World's Biggest Public Companies
- THE WORLD'S MOST ADMIRED COMPANIES 2002. Chen, Christine Y.; Boyle, Matthew // Fortune International (Europe);3/4/2002, Vol. 145 Issue 5, p26
Presents a listing of the most admired corporations in 2002, according to an annual survey by 'Fortune.' Companies, such as General Electric and Wal-Mart Stores, which are on the All-Stars list that spans all industry groups; Companies that did well in countries such as Fance and Japan; The...
- TOP 100 IMPORTERS. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);5/31/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 22, p14A
Presents a chart of the top 100 U.S. importers based on ocean container transport as of May 31-June 6, 2004. Wal-Mart Stores Inc.; Dole Food Co. Inc.; General Electric Co.
- Reaching the unthinkable: $1T in revenue or market value. Hauke, Keenan // Indianapolis Business Journal;2/21/2005, Vol. 25 Issue 51, p35
Forecasts when Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and General Electric Co. are likely to hit $1 trillion in stock market valuation. Largest company in the world by revenue; Success of Dell Computer Corp.'s direct-selling business model; Biotech companies likely to reach the $1 trillion mark.
- TOP 100 OUT-OF-STATE PUBLIC COMPANIES. // ColoradoBiz;Jun2005, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p44
Presents the top 100 out-of-state public companies, ranked by sales in 2004. Wal-Mart Stores Inc.; BP PLC; ChevronTexaco Corp.; ConocoPhillips Holding Co.; International Business Machines Corp.
- Go green to create green. Harris, Jim // Backbone;May/Jun2008, p16
The article discusses environmental initiatives that make savings with the help of information technology (IT). The Project Big Green launched by IBM or Big Blue was cited to show the role of IT. The author said that some IT departments have not considered to virtualized their data centers for...
- Wal-Mart tops valuable brands chart. // Marketing Week;4/9/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p48
The article informs that Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has topped the Brand Finance's Global 500 list of the world's most valuable brands.
- AMERICA'S MOST ADMIRED COMPANIES. Useem, Jerry // Fortune;3/7/2005, Vol. 151 Issue 5, p66
Presents a list of America's Most Admired Companies. The top ten: Dell, General Electric, Starbucks, Wal-Mart Stores, Southwest Airlines, FedEx, Berkshire Hathaway, Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson, and Procter & Gamble; Description of the phenomenon known as "commodity hell"; How the survey was...
- Leaner and Greener. Yarett, Ian // Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);10/29/2012 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 160 Issue 18, p9
The article offers information on "Newsweek's" fourth annual Green Rankings, a 2012 ranking of public companies in the U.S. and in the world based on environmental performance. Companies in various industries have realized that the pursuit of profit is connected with environmental and social...
- March of the management consultants. Creamer, Matthew // Advertising Age;6/5/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 23, p1
The article ponders on the impact of management consultancies on the operations of advertising agencies. An advice being offered by International Business Machines Corp. to Coty Inc. is reported. The article also offers information on the move being made by McKinsey & Co. to play a role on the...