Whirlpool is again among the top 50 companies with the best responsibility reputation


For the seventh consecutive year Whirlpool Corporation has appeared on the Global CR RepTrak 100 ranking, the annual study, conducted by the Reputation Institute, that recognizes the 100 companies with the best corporate responsibility reputations in the world.
Further proving its reputation as a company with a longstanding commitment to corporate responsibility, Whirlpool Corporation was ranked among the top 50 companies on the 2019 Global CR RepTrak. The American Group increased its position 13 spots on the 2019 Global CR RepTrak from the previous year, ranking of 34 out of the total 100 companies listed.
«This is a recognition we are honored and proud to receive – said Marc Bitzer, Chairman and CEO of Whirlpool Corporation – and is a reflection of the values and practices we bring to our work every day. From the appliances we manufacture and the people who build them, to the company culture we foster and the contributions we make to the communities we call home, we are in constant pursuit of improving life at home for consumers, with sustainable and responsible business practices at the forefront of our approach.»
The Global CR RepTrak measures perceptions of a company’s key drivers of corporate responsibility, including Citizenship, Governance and Workplace, and assesses its Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) credentials. The study is based on more than 230,000 ratings collected from the general public representing 15 economies.
This ranking is the latest in a series of accolades that Whirlpool Corporation has received in the past several months. Most recently, the company was included on the distinguished 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, named a leading company on the 2019 Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index, scored a perfect 100 percent on the 2019 Disability Equality Index, and ranked a top Corporate Citizen by CR Magazine.