Atlas Copco included on Forbes' list of world's most innovative companies
Stockholm, Sweden, August 8, 2011: Atlas Copco has been included on a list of the world's 100 most innovative companies, published recently by the renowned business magazine Forbes.
Placed as number 67 on the global list, Atlas Copco joins the ranks of companies such as Apple, Google and amazon.com, which all are valued at a premium by investors who anticipate future innovations to generate good returns. To see the complete list and read more about the methodology, go to:
http://www.forbes.com/special-features/innovative-companies.html"We can all be proud that Atlas Copco is recognized in this way, making our brand and our focus on innovation known to an even wider group of people."
said Annika Berglund Senior Vice President Corporate Communications of Atlas Copco.
- Daniel Frykholm
Media Relations Manager
46 (0)8 743 8060 or 46 (0)70 865 8060
is an industrial group with world-leading positions in compressors, expanders and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. With innovative products and services, Atlas Copco delivers solutions for sustainable productivity. The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 170 countries. In 2010, Atlas Copco had about 33 000 employees and revenues of BSEK 70 (BEUR 7.3). Learn more at www.atlascopco.com