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Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Apparel: 13
(Previous rank: 13)
Overall score: 5.72
Ticker: GES

Guess stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 11
People management 15
Use of corporate assets 10
Social responsibility 12
Quality of management 13
Financial soundness 12
Long-term investment 14
Quality of products/services 14
Global competitiveness 11
Industry: Apparel
Most Admired
1 Ralph Lauren 7.77
2 Nike 7.57
3 VF 7.53
4 Coach 6.91
5 PVH 6.70
6 Adidas 6.64
7 Compagnie Financière Richemont 6.60
8 PPR 6.49
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Christian Dior 6.21
10 Levi Strauss 6.01
10 Warnaco Group 6.01
12 Hanesbrands 5.79
13 Guess 5.72
14 Pou Chen 5.42
15 Jones Group 5.26
From the March 19, 2012 issue
†To be among the Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. Only Most Admired companies are listed in the magazine. Online, contenders' results are also displayed.

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