DEERFIELD, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), an industry-leading
home and security products company, today announced that it has been
named to FORTUNE Magazine's 2016 List of World's Most Admired Companies
for the fifth consecutive year. The Company ranked No. 3 in the Home
Equipment, Furnishings category.
"We are honored to be consistently recognized as a top company in our
industry," said Chris Klein, chief executive officer, Fortune Brands.
"I'm incredibly proud of the hard work and dedication of our teams who
remain focused on strengthening our growing global organization."
FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies list is the definitive report
card on corporate reputation. Hay Group, a global management consulting
firm, has collaborated with FORTUNE annually since 1997 to identify,
select and rank the World's Most Admired Companies and uncover the
business practices that make these companies highly regarded among their
peers. To compile the rankings, corporate reputation and performance are
measured against nine key attributes: innovation, people management, use
of corporate assets, social responsibility, quality of management,
financial soundness, long-term investment value, quality of
products/services, and global competitiveness.
Among those key attributes, Fortune Brands ranked No. 2 in its category
and ahead of a number of competitors in long-term investment, consistent
with the Company's focus on maximizing long-term shareholder value.
Other highly ranked attributes include financial soundness, use of
corporate assets, people management and social responsibility.
The World's Most Admired Companies list can be found on the FORTUNE
About Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc.
Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (NYSE: FBHS), headquartered in
Deerfield, Ill., creates products and services that help fulfill the
dreams of homeowners and help people feel more secure. The Company's
trusted brands include MasterBrand cabinets, Moen faucets, Therma-Tru
entry door systems, and Master Lock and SentrySafe security products.
Fortune Brands holds market leadership positions in all of its segments.
Fortune Brands is part of the S&P MidCap 400 Index. For more
information, please visit www.FBHS.com.
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