Top three leading companies of the world

 Royal dutch shell limited  Wall mart  Exxon mobil limited

Royal dutch shell 
Mission Our objectives are simple. We

want Royal Dutch Shell executives to act at all times in accordance with Shell General Business Principles which include the claimed core principles of honesty, integrity, openness and respect for people in all of Shell¶s dealings.

The Royal Dutch Shell Group was created in

February 1907  In 1919, Shell took control of the Mexican Eagle Petroleum Company and in 1921 formed Shell-Mex Limited  In November 2004««««

In November 2007 Shell acquired a majority

stake in some gas fields owned by Regal Petroleum in Ukraine

Important data 
Industry Oil and gas  Founded1907  Headquarters The Hague, Netherlands  Area served Worldwide  Key people Jorma Ollila (Chairman)

Peter Voser (CEO)  Products Petroleum, natural gas, and other petrochemicals

Revenue US$ 278.188 billion (2009)  Operating income US$ 19.597 billion (2009)  Profit US$ 12.518 billion (2009)  Total assets US$ 292.181 billion (2009)  Total equity US$ 136.431 billion (2009)  Employees 102,000 - March 2009


Shell Oil Company Shell Nigeria Shell Canada  Website  Operates in over 140 countries

Headquaters in the hague

Core businesses 
exploration and production (the "upstream"),  gas and power,  refining and marketing (the "downstream")  chemicals  trading and shipping.  oil

Shell oil depot in Kowloon, Hong Kong

The upstream provides two thirds of Shell's revenues

nuclear power  coal  metals  electricity generation

Management strategy 
Our strategy is ³More Upstream, Profitable

Downstream.´ We are focusing on delivery and growth, leveraging our strong portfolio.

Sustainable development  Technology and innovation

The Shell brand is used worldwide in the marketing 


of Shell's downstream products: including petrol, diesel, aviation fuel, fuel oils, lubricants, bottled gas for domestic consumers and gas for industrial consumers. Liquid petroleum gas (LPG) Diesel fuel Fuel oils Lubricating oils

When crop-based bio fuels such as ethanol

began falling out of favor«. 

Mission "Our mission is to enhance and

integrate our supplier diversity programs into all of our procurement practices and to be an advocate for minority- and womenowned businesses."

On July 2, 1962, Sam Walton opened the first

Wal-Mart Discount City store located at Rogers, Arkansas  by its 25th anniversary in 1987 there were 1,198 stores with sales of $15.9 billion  In 1998, Walmart introduced the "Neighborhood Market" concept with three stores in Arkansas

In 2000, H. Lee Scott became President and

CEO, and Walmart's sales increased to $165 billion

Important data 
Industry Retailing  Founded Rogers, Arkansas, U.S. (1962)  Founder Sam Walton  Headquarters Bentonville, Arkansas, U.S.  Latin American headquarters: Miami

Florida, U.S.

Walmart¶s headquarter¶s, bontenville,

Area served Worldwide  Key people  Mike Duke (CEO)  H. Lee Scott (Chairman of the Executive

Committee of the Board) 
S. Robson Walton (Chairman)

Markets Revenue US$ 408.21 billion  Operating income US$ 23.95 bllion

Layout in the stores

Net income US$ 14.33 billion  Total assets US$ 170.70 billion  Total equity US$ 70.74 billion  Employees approx. 21,00,000  Website

Core business 
RETAILING  Supermarkets - sell mostly food products  Department stores - very large stores offering a

huge assortment of "soft" and "hard goods".  Discount stores - tend to offer a wide array of products and services, but they compete mainly on price.  General merchandise store - a hybrid between a department store and discount store

Warehouse store - low-cost, often high-

quantity goods piled on pallets or steel shelves.  Variety store or "dollar store" - extremely low-cost goods, with limited selection

Products Apparel 
Faded Glory is a brand for classic Americana

clothing and footwear.  George is a brand of more formal clothing for men, women and children.  Jesse James Industrial Workwear is a brand of men's work clothing.  No Boundaries, usually abbreviated as NOBO, is a line of apparel targeted at teenagers and young college students.

Puritan is a brand for men's basic clothing

including shirts, pants, undergarments, socks, ties, and some accessories.  Simply Basic used primarily for women's sleepwear.  White Stag is a brand for women's clothing, footwear, and basic jewelry.

Canopy is a home product for rooms and

other domestic goods.  Hometrends products include small furniture, tableware,etc

Mainstays products include curtains,

bedding, some small home furnishings, and various other products, including office supplies and kitchen utensils.  your zone is a home product line that tailors toward teenagers and college students.

@ the Office is a brand used for office

supplies and stationery.  Best Occasions is a brand used for party decorations and accessories, such as candles and hats.  Clear American is used for carbonated and flavored water..  Color Place is the brand used for paint and painting tools.

Gold's Gym is used for athletic and exercise

equipment such as weights.  Holiday Time is used for Christmas items  Kid Connection is used primarily for children's toys  Marketside is a brand of fresh foods such as salads, soups, breads, and sandwiches.  Ozark Trail is a brand for and footwear.

Parent's Choice is a brand used for diapers,

baby food and infant formula.  Protege is a brand consisting of luggage and travel accessories.  Special Kitty is a brand of cat food.  SuperTech is Walmart's brand of motor oil.

Management strategy 
The customer  The Associates  Operating Expenses  Overcoming competition neighborhood concept  Environmental concerns. A store was opened in

Lawrence, Kansas, which was designed to be environmentally friendly. The store contains environmental education and recycling centers

Walmart Commits $1 Million in Response to

Chile Earthquake  Walmart Foundation Commits $500,000 to Improving Emergency Preparedness for the 54 Million Americans with Disabilities  Wal-Mart Mexico Inaugurates Largest SunOperated Photovoltaic Installation in Latin America 

MISSION ³We are committed to enhancing

the long-term value of the investment dollars entrusted to us by our shareholders. By running the business profitably and responsibly we expect our shareholders to be rewarded with superior returns. This commitment drives the management of our company´.

Exxon Mobil Corporation was formed in 1999  In 2000, ExxonMobil sold a refinery in

Benicia, California and 340 Exxon-branded stations to Valero Energy Corporation,  At the end of 2005, it reported record profits of US $36 billion

On June 12, 2008, ExxonMobil announced

that it was exiting the retail fuel business  In 2010, ExxonMobil bought XTO Energy, the company focused on development and production of unconventional resources.

Important data 
Industry Oil and Gas  Founded1999  Founder John D. Rockefeller  Headquarters Irving, Texas, USA  Area served Worldwide

Key people Rex W. Tillerson(Chairman) &

(CEO)  Mark W. Albers (Senior Vice President)  Michael J. Dolan (Senior Vice President)  Donald D. Humphreys (Senior Vice President and Treasurer)

Products  Fuels  Lubricans  Petrochemicals  Revenue US$ 310.58 billion (2009)  Operating income US$34.77 billion (2009)

Net income US$19.28 billion (2009)  Total assets US$233.32 billion (2009)  Total equity US$110.56 billion (2009)  Employees 79,900 - March 2009  Website

Core business 
Production  Refining and supply  Lubricants  Natural gas and power marketing  Fuel marketing  chemicals

Management strategy 
Sustainability  Technology leadership  Alternative resources  Energy technology ± environmental footprint


passenger vehicle lubricants commercial vehicle lubricants marine lubricants aviation lubricants

Petroleum products 

Liquid petroleum gas (LPG) Gasoline (also known as petrol) Naphtha Kerosene and related jet aircraft fuels Diesel fuel Fuel oils Lubricating oils Paraffin wax Asphalt and tar Petroleum coke

the company donated $6.6 million to environmental

and social groups in 2007  ExxonMobil has been reported as having plans to invest up to US$100m over a ten year period in Stanford University¶s Global Climate and Energy Project  On July 1, 2009, the Guardian newspaper revealed that ExxonMobil has funded organizations including the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) along with the Heritage Foundation

Oil refinery

Picture gallery