Nestlé tops Fortune magazine ranking

Mar 7, 2012
Nestlé products

Nestlé has once again been ranked Number 1 in the consumer food products industry in Fortune magazine's annual survey of The World’s Most Admired companies.

This is the seventh straight year the company has come top in the industry.

Nestlé received the top score in every category rated: innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment, quality of products/services and global competitiveness.

To determine rankings, Fortune sends questionnaires to food company executives and financial analysts, and asks them to rate companies on a number of attributes including employee talent, quality of products and services, and financial soundness.

See the full list here .