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The 2005 IndustryWeek 50 Best U.S. Manufacturers

May 15, 2005
Search The 2005 IndustryWeek 50 Best U.S. Manufacturers, IW's exclusive annual ranking of America's top-performing public manufacturers.
The Industryweek 50 Best U.S. Manufacturers is IW's exclusive annual ranking of America's top-performing public manufacturers.

IW compiles the list by ranking the IW U.S. 500 companies based on their financial performance in six key areas over a three-year period. This includes inventory turns, profit margin, asset turns, return on assets, return on equity, and revenue growth. The most recent year accounts for 50% of the calculation, while 2003 is weighted at 30% and 2002 contributes 20%.

This list was published in the July 2005 issue of IndustryWeek.

Read the latest articles about current and former IW 50 Best Manufacturers.

Explore More: To sort the list, click the column heading of the data you'd like to re-order. To sort in reverse, click the column heading a second time. To find details on each company, click on the company name.

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