Thomasville-- Forbes magazine named Flowers one the 400 best big companies. It's number one among all the food, drink and tobacco companies.
Forbes editors looked at more than a thousand publicly traded companies with at least 1 billion dollars in revenue to come up with the list. After they had the top 400, they picked the best-managed in each of the 26 industries represented.
Flowers was chosen not just for financial performance... but also for leadership, innovation and execution.