|Henry Schein Tops Industry in Fortune's 2012 List of the World's Most Admired Companies|
"We are very pleased to have been ranked first in our industry overall in Fortune's 2012 list of the 'World's Most Admired Companies'," said
Henry Schein's commitment to social responsibility has grown and strengthened as the Company has expanded internationally. Henry Schein Cares, the Company's global corporate social responsibility program, helps increase access to care for underserved populations globally through three focus areas: wellness, prevention, and treatment; emergency preparedness and relief; and health care capacity building.
Henry Schein's global competitiveness is underscored by its continued international expansion. The Company's first international operations were established in 1990 in Europe. Today Henry Schein has operations or affiliates in 24 countries around the world, with
The quality of the Company's management is exemplified by Henry Schein's 11-person Executive Management Committee (
The quality of the products and services offered is a result of the strong partnerships that Henry Schein has built with more than 3,000 suppliers around the world. Through its offering of 90,000 national and Henry Schein private-brand products in stock, as well as more than 100,000 additional products available as special-order items, Henry Schein is able to offer its nearly 775,000 customers virtually any product or service needed to operate a more efficient and successful practice.
The long-term investment merits of Henry Schein were highlighted earlier this year as the Company announced record sales of
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