ORLANDO, Fla., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) was recognized as one of the "World's Most Admired Companies" in the Home Equipment category of the annual ranking from FORTUNE. Tupperware reclaimed its second-place ranking in the category, surpassing industry peers including Stanley Black and Decker and Steelcase.
Tupperware was noted for the quality of its products and services, global competitiveness and social responsibility, ranking first within the industry in those categories.
"Our core business is built on investing in the economic development of women around the world through social and product innovation," said Rick Goings, Chairman and CEO of Tupperware Brands Corporation. "Being ranked on FORTUNE's Most Admired Companies list for the sixth year in a row is both an honor and validation that our business is making a measurable difference to millions of individuals and hundreds of communities worldwide."
Released annually, the FORTUNE World's Most Admired Companies list is seen as the definitive report card on corporate reputation. The rankings reflect the observations and opinions of industry executives, directors, and analysts on multiple criteria, from investment value to social responsibility.The latest rankings can be found in the March 18, 2013 issue of the magazine, as well as online. To download broadcast quality b-roll click here. About Tupperware Brands Corporation Tupperware Brands Corporation is a portfolio of global direct selling companies, selling innovative, premium products across multiple brands and categories through an independent sales force of 2.7 million. Product brands and categories include design-centric preparation, storage and serving solutions for the kitchen and home through the Tupperware brand and beauty and personal care products for consumers through the Armand Dupree, Avroy Shlain, BeautiControl, Fuller Cosmetics, NaturCare, Nutrimetics, and Nuvo brands.