Goodyear is a very good tyre brand for most of the car in the world and made its top achievement by be in the Most Admired Firms List in the Fortune Magazine. Below are the news from bernama about it.
GOODYEAR TYRE BRAND – MOST ADMIRED FIRMS LIST
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co has once again been recognised as one of the most admired companies in the world by Fortune magazine.
Among the companies in Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies’ Motor Vehicle Parts category, Goodyear was the highest-ranked tyre company, the No 1 ranked US-based company and ranked No 2 overall.
In the global Motor Vehicle Parts category, Goodyear was ranked either No 1 or No 2 in five of the nine key attributes measured.
Goodyear was top-ranked in Use of Corporate Assets and Social Responsibility, and ranked second in Innovation, Quality of Products and Services and Global Competitiveness.
Among US companies in the global category, Goodyear was ranked No 1 or No 2 in all nine attributes.
The tire brand maker was top-ranked in Innovation, Quality of Products and Services, Use of Corporate Assets, Social Responsibility, Quality of Management, People Management and Global Competitiveness.
The company led its key global tyre competitors by a wide margin in the overall rankings as well as in all nine attributes measured in the survey.
In a statement here today, Goodyear chairman/chief executive officer, Robert J. Keegan, said the global recognition by industry peers was something for which all Goodyear associates could be proud of.
“The high rankings for innovation, product quality, social responsibility and use of corporate assets fit perfectly with our strategy to emerge poised for future success from these difficult economic conditions,” he said.
The Fortune Most Admired lists are considered the definitive report card on corporate reputations.
They use a rigorous assessment of industry executives, board directors and securities analysts to determine a company’s overall reputation.
Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs approximately 75,000 people and manufactures its products in more than 60 facilities in 25 countries around the world.
In Malaysia, Goodyear is the leading brand of choice for consumers and companies such as Mercedes Benz, Volvo, Honda, Mazda, Toyota, Nissan, Ford, Hyundai, Proton, Perodua, Naza, Hino, Daihatsu, Inokom, Malaysian Truck and Bus and Isuzu.
Goodyear Malaysia Bhd is the first Goodyear plant to be certified ISO9002 in 1992, QS9000 and ISO14001 in 2002, and ISO/TS16949 certification in 2003.