With the release of Fortune Magazine’s annual list of World’s Most Admired Companies, Whirlpool marks a full decade of consecutive recognition. The prestigious list ranks the most reputable companies around the world based on an assessment by peers within their respective industries. This year, Whirlpool Corporation is recognized as number three in the Home Equipment, Furnishings category. “This milestone is an acknowledgment of Whirlpool Corporation’s continued leadership on the global stage – said Marc Bitzer, Chairman and CEO of Whirlpool Corporation -. Our efforts to drive innovation – not only in our product portfolio, but in areas like sustainability and employee benefits – are resonating with an audience that has a close eye on our business”.