Articles in our Database Updates section

New Additions to The Global 5000 Database – October 2014

As part of our ongoing research activities, we added the following 21 companies to The Global 5000 list and also made changes to the database related to the corporate activity shown below In October, we added the following companies: BGI-Shenzhen Bohai Steel Group...

Where are The Global 5000 Companies?

When constructing a sales or marketing plan and assigning territories or determining resources by geography, it is necessary to understand where those target markets are. In the table below, we took a count of the HQ location of all the Global 5000 companies.  Here...

New Additions to The Global 5000 Database – September 2014

As part of our ongoing research activities, we added the following 10 companies to The Global 5000 list and also made changes to the database related to the corporate activity shown below In September, we added the following companies: Axalta Coating Systems Blucora,...

Global 5000 Companies – New Additions plus M&A Activity

As part of our ongoing research activities, we added the following 14 companies to The Global 5000 list and also made changes to the database related to the corporate activity shown below In August, we added the following companies: Asatsu-dk Inc. Ecobank...

New Companies Added to The Global 5000 – July 2014

We are continually researching publications, web sites and various government data to discover the largest companies in the world. At times, there could be a new public listing or a spin-off from an existing firm or a low profile private company that just became more...

M&A Activities & New Companies Added The Global 5000 – May 2014

Each month we track the corporate activity for the Global 5000 companies as they acquire new businesses or divest of various operations.  These 'comings and goings' are interesting and shape markets over time. In the short run, there are real implications for...

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