BRF Voted Company of the Year

by 5m Editor
17 August 2010, at 12:21am

BRAZIL - BRF Brasil Foods was elected Company of the Year from among The Best of Dinheiro 2010. The ranking contemplated 500 of the largest Brazilian companies operating in 25 different sectors. BRF was also placed first in the food sector.

The prize is awarded by Istoé Dinheiro magazine, one of the most important economic publications in Brazil, and evaluates the companies from all angles: financial management, social responsibility, management of human resources, management of innovation/quality and corporate governance.

According to the organisers of The 500 Best of Dinheiro, BRF received the accolade of Company of the Year on the basis of an analysis which indicated 'rising revenues and profits, a strong global footprint, recognition in the areas of corporate governance and sustainability'.

The magazine also stated that 'BRF is consolidating into a company emblamatic of an era of major Brazilian conglomerates'.

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