NEW BRITAIN, Conn., April 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced that it has been recognized as the 28th most reputable company in the United States, according to the Reputation Institute's US RepTrak® 100 rankings, which identifies the 100 most reputable companies in the United States. This is the first time that Stanley Black & Decker has appeared on the list.
To compile the US RepTrak 100 rankings, the Reputation Institute surveys 167,000 members of the U.S. general public. The study assesses companies across seven dimensions, including Products & Services, Innovation, Workplace, Governance, Citizenship, Leadership and Performance.
"This recognition from the Reputation Institute is a testament to our continued commitment to high performance, social responsibility, as well as good governance." said Jim Loree, president and chief executive officer at Stanley Black & Decker. "We're proud to celebrate the ranking and designation, which was made possible by our board of directors, our management team and all of our employees in the United States and around the world."
Stanley Black & Decker is joined by leaders on this list such as Netflix, Hershey, Whirlpool, Rolex and McCormick & Company. The complete ranking of the 2019 US RepTrak can be found at www.reputationinstitute.com/us-reptrak.
For more information on Stanley Black & Decker, visit stanleyblackanddecker.com.
About Reputation Institute:
Reputation Institute helps leaders at the world's largest companies build credibility with the people that matter most to them by delivering data-driven insights about how they are truly perceived. We do this with RepTrak®, an unrivaled technology that provides actionable insights across industry, competitor, and company analysis.
About Stanley Black & Decker:
Stanley Black & Decker is a $14 billion revenue, purpose-driven industrial organization. The company has 58,000 employees in more than 60 countries and operates the world's largest tools and storage business, the world's second-largest commercial electronic security services company, a leading engineered fastening business as well as Oil & Gas and Infrastructure businesses. The company's iconic brands include Black & Decker, Bostitch, CRAFTSMAN, DEWALT, FACOM, Irwin, Lenox, Porter Cable and Stanley. Stanley Black & Decker is a company for the makers and innovators, the craftsmen and the caregivers, and those doing the hard work to make the world a better place. Learn more at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com.
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