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To appear as Most Admired, a company must have scored in the top half of its industry survey. The rest are listed as contenders.
Most Admired
Company City Industry rank
3M St. Paul 2
Best Buy Richfield 2
C.H. Robinson Worldwide Eden Prairie 1
CHS Inver Grove Heights 2
General Mills Minneapolis 3
Medtronic Minneapolis 5
St. Jude Medical St. Paul 4
Target Minneapolis 2
U.S. Bancorp Minneapolis 2
UnitedHealth Group Minnetonka 2
Company City Industry rank
Nash Finch Minneapolis 6
Patterson St. Paul 7
Supervalu Eden Prairie 16
From the March 22, 2010 issue
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Show: Top 50 | All Most Admired: The Americas | Europe | Asia/Australia
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Company Industry rank
Apple 1
Google 1
Nike 1
Company Industry rank
Goldman Sachs Group 1
Apple 1
Company Industry rank
Exxon Mobil 1
Google 1
Intel 1
The Most Admired list is the definitive report card on corporate reputations. Our survey partners at Hay Group start with about 1,400 companies... More