As part of our on-going research activities, we are constantly investigating companies that come to our attention – -scouring lists, IPO filings, M&A activity are all part of the ever-changing landscape. In order to achieve & maintain a set of 5,000 companies, as mergers happen, we need to find new candidate companies. It is never a static process.

During March 2013, we added the following 32 companies.

  • Airasia – Malaysia
  • Asia Pacific Breweries – Singapore
  • B.Braun – Germany
  • Bright Food Group – China
  • Burgan Bank – Kuwait
  • Central Retail Corporation – Thailand
  • Chick-fil-A, Inc. – USA
  • GMG Global – Singapore
  • Great West Lifeco – Canada
  • IHH Healthcare – Malaysis
  • IMMSI SpA – Italy
  • Jingdong Mall – China
  • KuybyshevAzot – Russia
  • Manchester United plc – UK
  • Manitoba Telecom Services – Canada
  • Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp. – USA
  • Matson, Inc. – USA
  • Megacable – Mexico
  • Mizkan Group – Japan
  • Mondelez International, Inc. – USA
  • NCL Corporation, Inc. – USA
  • Nexeo Solutions LLC – USA
  • Phillips 66 – USA
  • PICC Group (People’s Insurance Company (Group) of China Ltd. – China
  • Polimex-Mostostal – Poland
  • Raymour and Flanigan Furniture – USA
  • RMI Holdings – South Africa
  • SAIC Motor Corporation Limited – China
  • Silver Wheaton Corporation – Canada
  • Tervita Corp – Canada
  • URENCO Group – UK
  • Wilsonart International Holdings LLC

For more info about the full Global 5000 database, visit this page.

Also, be sure to take a look at this Infographic showing some interesting facts about The Global 5000 companies.