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Meijer: A Gilson Case Study

In business since 1934, Meijer is widely acknowledged as the pioneer of the American superstore – it opened the first “hypermarket” in 1962, 26 years before Walmart. Today, Meijer owns and operates more than 200 supercenters and 177 gas/convenience stations throughout the Midwest. It is one of the nation’s largest privately held companies, with annual sales topping $15 billion.

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BDO

BDO: A Gilson Case Study

BDO is a national accounting and professional services firm that provides assurance, tax, financial advisory and consulting services to a wide range of publicly traded and privately held companies. The company, one of the largest of its kind, serves clients through 34 offices and more than 300 independent alliance firm locations nationwide.

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GM

General Motors: A Gilson Case Study

General Motors is the world’s largest automaker. It was founded in 1908 and shortly thereafter became the industry’s annual global sales leader — the title it still holds today, in the face of fiercer-than-ever competition. With global headquarters in Detroit, General Motors manufactures its cars and trucks in 33 countries.

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Viking

Viking Corporation: A Gilson Case Study

The Viking Corporation has led the world in the design and manufacture of fire protection products for more than 80 years. Today, Viking systems protect many of the world’s most invaluable properties, from the White House in Washington, D.C. to the Grand Theatre in Shanghai to the Palace Hotel in Madrid.

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