WASHINGTON, D.C. : In the 8th annual survey (2012) of Most Innovative Companies by Booz & Company, Apple has grabbed the first position for consecutive third year. Google and 3M are steady at the second and third position respectively, while Samsung has jumped to fourth position. Look at the list below.

Top 10 List of Most Innovative Companies 2012 by Booz & Company

Top 10 List of Most Innovative Companies 2012 by Booz & Company

Booz & Company is a leading global management consulting firm based in USA since 1914 and is widely recognized as one of the most prestigious firms of its kind. Every year since 2005, it declares its Top 10 list of Most Innovative Companies. This year’s list was prepared by extensively surveying approximately 700 well known companies and interviewing with chief technology officers and senior innovation executives.


In the 2012 list – Apple, Google and 3M have maintained their same positions. Samsung has steadily climbed up in the ladder. Facebook is out of the top 10 list, while Amazon has appeared for the first time in the list at 10th position. There are shift in the positions of Microsoft, Toyota and IBM.