The Jollibee Group Has Been Named One of the Top Female-Friendly Companies in the World
Forbes has just released a ranking of the world's top female-friendly companies. The list, comprised of 300 companies, was compiled by surveying 85,000 women in 40 countries all over the world. The inaugural ranking identifies the "companies leading the way when it comes to trying to support women inside and outside their workforces."
The magazine teamed up with Statista to come up with the results. Participants were asked to rate their employers based on pay equity, parental leave, and more. The companies were also assessed through their platforms and marketing messages.
Check out the top 10 female-friendly companies below.
- The Hershey Company
- Southwest Airlines
- Miele Gruppe
- Citrix Systems
- Spotify Technology
- Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany and its affiliates
- Zoom Video Communications
The Jollibee Group ranked 197th to be the only Philippine-based company in the ranking. Early this year, the group was also included in Forbes' list of the world's best employers for 2021. Ernesto Tanmantiong, Jollibee Group President and CEO, released a statement about the group's inclusion in the ranking saying that the company is "truly honored." Read the full statement below.
"We are truly honored to receive these global recognitions, which reflect our commitment to taking good care of our people and giving them equal opportunities at work, regardless of gender, race, and religion. These citations inspire us to continue giving our best as an employer of choice, knowing fully well that our best assets are our people,” said Tanmantiong.
He added, "We have a dedicated People Agenda in our business strategy, which is characterized by a people-focused culture, capable leaders, and highly engaged teams. We are grateful that despite challenging external factors, our people have remained engaged with our mission of serving great-tasting food, bringing the joy of eating to everyone."