Whole Foods Market
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Food and Drug Stores: 2
(Previous rank: N.A.)
Overall score: 6.80

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Whole Foods Market stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 1
People management 2
Use of corporate assets 5
Social responsibility 1
Quality of management 4
Financial soundness 5
Long-term investment 5
Quality of products/services 1
Global competitiveness 3
Most Admired
1 Publix Super Markets 6.84
2 Whole Foods Market 6.80
3 Kroger 6.45
4 Walgreen 6.41
5 Safeway 6.33
6 CVS/Caremark 6.25
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
7 Royal Ahold 5.48
8 Ruddick 5.43
9 Supervalu 3.88
10 Winn-Dixie Stores 3.50
11 Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea 3.32
12 Rite Aid 3.06
From the March 21, 2011 issue
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Headquarters
550 Bowie St.
Austin, TX 78703
www.wholefoodsmarket.com
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