Trust Across America Names America’s Most Trustworthy Companies for 2011

Ethical Markets SRI/ESG News

NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwire – Dec 19, 2011) – Trust Across America™, a think tank dedicated to unraveling the complexities of trustworthy business behavior, today announced the results of its second annual study of almost 2500 public companies, naming Smithfield Foods as the Most Trustworthy Public Company for 2011. Barbara Kimmel, Executive Director, states: “Smithfield Foods looks to be somewhat of a ‘reinvention’ as its score rocketed from 2010.” According to the company website, its motto is “Good Food Responsibly®. We remain 100 percent committed to environmental leadership, community involvement, employee safety, animal care and high-quality food.” Read more…