Cintas Among Top Five in Industry for Seventh Consecutive Year
CINCINNATI, March 7 /CNW/ - Cintas Corporation (Nasdaq: CTAS) today
announced it has been named the Most Admired Company in the diversified
outsourcing industry on FORTUNE's 2007 list of "America's Most Admired
Companies." Cintas has consistently ranked among the top five Most Admired
organizations in its industry sector since 2001, and has topped the
diversified outsourcing list for the fourth time.
"Being recognized as the Most Admired on this definitive reputation
report card speaks volumes about our employee-partners and their contributions
to our outstanding track record of excellence," said Scott Farmer, Cintas
president and CEO. "We are proud of our culture and our commitment to exceed
our customers' expectations, thereby maximizing the long-term value of Cintas
for our shareholders and working partners."
To determine industry lists, executives, directors and analysts are asked
to rate companies in their own industry on eight criteria, including
innovation, people management, use of corporate assets, social responsibility,
quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment and quality
of products/services. Cintas received top-three rankings in each of these
areas of excellence.
In addition to FORTUNE's Most Admired, Cintas was ranked among the Best
Employers in Canada by Report on Business Magazine in 2007. The company also
recently earned a spot on BC Business Magazine's Best List, being named among
British Columbia's Best Employers. It was the company's fourth consecutive
appearance on the publications' "Best" lists.
About Cintas Corporation
Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, Cintas Corporation provides highly
specialized services to businesses of all types throughout North America.
Cintas designs, manufactures and implements corporate identity uniform
programs, and provides entrance mats, restroom supplies, promotional products,
first aid and safety products, fire protection services and document
management services to approximately 700,000 businesses. Cintas is a publicly
held company traded over the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol
CTAS, and is a Nasdaq-100 company and component of the Standard & Poor's 500
Index. The Company has achieved 37 consecutive years of growth in sales and
earnings, to date.
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