WESTCHESTER, Ill., (January 22, 2019) ˗ Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE:INGR), a leading global provider of ingredient solutions to diversified industries, has again been named to Fortune's annual list of "World's Most Admired Companies” for 2019. The Company ranks fourth in the food production category. Having appeared on the prestigious list for 10 consecutive years, the Company continues to uphold its long-standing reputation to be a quality supplier, employer of choice and good neighbor.
"It’s truly an honor to celebrate a decade of recognition as one of the most admired companies in our industry,” said Jim Zallie, Ingredion president and chief executive officer. “This is a strong reflection of the collective and ongoing efforts of our 11,000 employees around the world to be the company of choice for our customers, employees and shareholders.”
The full list of "World's Most Admired Companies" appears in Fortune's February print issue and can be viewed online at its website. Fortune develops the annual list by rating companies on attributes including employee engagement, product quality, innovation, financial soundness, long-term investment value and social responsibility based on surveys with executives, corporate directors and financial analysts.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
Ingredion Incorporated (NYSE: INGR) headquartered in the suburbs of Chicago, is a leading global ingredient solutions provider serving customers in more than 120 countries. With 2017 annual net sales of nearly $6 billion, the company turns grains, fruits, vegetables and other plant materials into value-added ingredients and biomaterial solutions for the food, beverage, paper and corrugating, brewing and other industries. With Ingredion Idea Labs® innovation centers around the world and more than 11,000 employees, the Company develops ingredient solutions to meet consumers' evolving needs by making crackers crunchy, yogurt creamy, candy sweet, paper stronger, and adding fiber to nutrition bars. For more information, visit Ingredion.com.
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