Nine Cincinnati Companies are on the Fortune 500 List for 2016

Cincinnati_Skyline_Panoramic.jpgNine Cincinnati-based companies made the Fortune 500 list for 2016, showcasing our region’s world-wide corporate clout:

Per Fortune, the 500 companies on this year’s list represent two-thirds of the US GDP. This is the 62nd year that the magazine has created its rankings.

See the entire Fortune 500 list here.

World’s Most Admired Companies Includes Cincinnati Businesses

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Fortune magazine recently released its annual list of “World’s Most Admired Companies.” Several Cincinnati businesses made the list:

  • Procter & Gamble
  • General Electric
  • Macy’s
  • Kroger

What company ranked number one? Apple, Inc.

See the entire list here.

Cincinnati’s Kroger and Macy’s Make the 2013 Top 100 Retailers List

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Stores Magazine has published its list of top U.S. top retailers for 2013 and two Cincinnati businesses made it to the top 20 list:

  • Kroger – #2 with $92,165,000 in U.S. sales for 2012 – Kroger started in 1883 when Barney Kroger opened a grocery store at 66 Pearl Street in downtown Cincinnati. His motto: “Be particular. Never sell anything you would not want yourself.”
  • Macy’s – #14 with $27,610,000 in U.S. sales for 2012 – Macy’s was founded in Haverhill, Massachusetts in 1851. The headquarters relocated from New York City to Cincinnati in 1994 when Macy’s merged with Federated Department Stores.

What retail company was at the top of the list? Wal-Mart based out of Betonville, Arkansas with $328,704,000 in 2012 U.S. sales.

See the rankings here.