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Sony
Sony
Visitors watch 3D images inside a black box through special glasses at the Sony showroom in Tokyo.
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: 38
Rank in Electronics: 4
(Previous rank: 5)
Overall score: 6.29

Should Sony be admired, or what?
Sony stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 1
People management 3
Use of corporate assets 10
Social responsibility 7
Quality of management 3
Financial soundness 7
Long-term investment 5
Quality of products/services 3
Global competitiveness 3
Industry: Electronics
Most Admired
1 General Electric 7.07
2 Samsung Electronics 6.74
3 Emerson Electric 6.31
4 Sony 6.29
5 Siemens 6.12
6 Panasonic 5.94
7 LG 5.79
8 Schneider Electric 5.75
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
9 Toshiba 5.67
10 Royal Philips Electronics 5.62
11 Sharp 5.49
12 Mitsubishi Electric 5.48
13 Hitachi 5.38
14 Sumitomo Electric Industries 5.18
15 Tyco International 5.04
From the March 22, 2010 issue
Headquarters
1-7-1 Konan
Minato-ku
Tokyo, Japan 108-0075
81-3-6748-2111
www.sony.com
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