For the third consecutive year, Grupo Bimbo is honored as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” by The Ethisphere Institute

For the third consecutive year, Grupo Bimbo is honored as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” by The Ethisphere Institute

For us, integrity is defined beyond compliance with the law in each of the 32 countries in which we operate. It is the essence of all decisions we make, and actions implemented in each of our geographies.

Daniel Servitje, Grupo Bimbo, Chairman and CEO

* The companies in the list are analyzed using the Ethics Quotient® methodology that assesses five axes: ethics and compliance, corporate citizenship and responsibility, culture of ethics, corporate governance, as well as leadership, innovation and reputation.


* Grupo Bimbo continues to be the only Mexican company enlisted that included in its 2019 edition 128 corporations from 21 countries and 50 industries. 


Mexico City, February 26, 2019. For the third consecutive year, Grupo Bimbo has been acknowledged as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies,” and is also the only Mexican business receiving this recognition. This list is drafted by the The Ethisphere Institute, which, for over a decade, acknowledges the leadership of those global corporations that have high regulatory standards and make of ethics an essential value in all their operations.

Grupo Bimbo, Chairman and CEO, Daniel Servitje commented: “For us, integrity is defined beyond compliance with the law in each of the 32 countries in which we operate. It is the essence of all decisions we make, and actions implemented in each of our geographies.”

On his part, The Ethisphere institute CEO, Timothy Erblich, stated: “Today, employees, investors and stakeholders are putting their greatest trust in companies to take leadership on societal issues. Companies that take the long view with a purpose-based strategy are proven to not only outperform but last”.

The 2019, list is made up by 128 companies from 21 countries and 50 industries. The methodology used by The Ethisphere Institute to select the “World’s Most Ethical Companies,” assesses several variables to calculate the Ethics Quotient® (EQ). Scores are weighted in five categories: ethics and compliance program (35%), corporate citizenship and responsibility (20%), culture of ethics (20%), corporate governance (15%), as well as leadership, innovation and reputation (10%).

Since its foundation over 70 years ago, Grupo Bimbo works day after day to accomplish its purpose of building a sustainable, highly productive and deeply humane company, having ethics as its most important value, and as the foundation for all its actions. 

To learn more about the honorees list of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies,” go to:
https://worldsmostethicalcompanies.com/honorees