Gap
MOST ADMIRED
Top 50 rank: N.A.
Rank in Specialty Retailers: Apparel: 3
(Previous rank: 7)
Overall score: 5.92

Should these companies be admired, or what?
Gap stats
Nine key attributes of reputation Industry rank
Innovation 6
People management 4
Use of corporate assets 3
Social responsibility 1
Quality of management 4
Financial soundness 3
Long-term investment 6
Quality of products/services 5
Global competitiveness 1
Most Admired
1 Limited Brands 6.49
2 TJX 6.15
3 Gap 5.92
4 Neiman Marcus 5.85
5 Abercrombie & Fitch 5.49
Contenders
Rank Company Overall score
6 Ross Stores 5.12
7 Collective Brands 5.07
8 Foot Locker 4.94
9 American Eagle Outfitters 4.73
10 Burlington Coat Factory 4.30
From the March 21, 2011 issue
Note: One of two new categories derived from specialty retailers last year.
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Headquarters
2 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
www.gapinc.com
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