Who have been the top Globe 100 companies?
2002: Charles River Laboratories
In its second year of Globe 100 eligibility after going public in 2001, Charles River Labs, an animal and lab testing company, increased its revenues by more than 50 percent because of two large acquisitions that added $100 million in revenues.
2002's top five:
1. Charles River Labs
2. TJX Cos.
3. Perini Corp.
4. Investors Financial Services Corp.
5. Gillette Co.