Gap
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Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Specialty Retailers: 7
(Previous rank: 7)
Overall score: 5.48

Should these companies be admired, or what?
Gap stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 9
People management 7
Use of corporate assets 8
Social responsibility 2
Quality of management 9
Financial soundness 9
Long-term investment 10
Quality of products/services 6
Global competitiveness 5
Most Admired
1 Costco Wholesale 6.67
2 Best Buy 6.63
3 Lowe's 6.43
4 Home Depot 6.29
5 Staples 6.22
6 TJX 5.67
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
7 Gap 5.48
8 Limited Brands 5.41
9 GameStop 5.18
10 BJ's Wholesale Club 5.03
11 Toys "R" Us 4.89
12 Office Depot 4.75
From the March 22, 2010 issue
Headquarters
2 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
650-952-4400
www.gapinc.com
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