business news in context, analysis with attitude has announced the "Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities." Over 750,000 diversity business owners had the opportunity to participate in an online election to determine the “Top” organizations. Wal-Mart headed this year’s list and is named the number one corporation in America for providing multicultural business opportunities.

Other companies on the Div50 list include Coca-Cola (3), Office Depot (6), PepsiCo (10), Kroger (15), Home Depot (18), Apple (19), Supervalu (26), Johnson & Johnson (28), Procter & Gamble (29), Target (33), Nordstrom (34), Colgate-Palmolive (36), Accenture (42), OfficeMax (43), and Ahold USA (47).

The announcement notes that “the Div50 is a listing of the top 50 corporate and organizational buyers of diversity products and services throughout the U.S. It represents the voice of over 750,000 diversity-owned (women, African Americans, Hispanics, Asians, Native American, and other multicultural groups) businesses in the U.S., in sectors such as technology, manufacturing, food service and professional services.”
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