Williams-Sonoma has been named to the Fortune 500 list for the first time in the company’s history.
“We have a strong culture of innovation and a deep understanding of the customer, which empowers us to bring great ideas to life,” said Laura Alber, president and CEO of Williams-Sonoma, Inc. “This has been key to our growth over the past six decades, enabling us to successfully navigate changing industry dynamics to stay ahead of our customers’ needs.”
The company’s strong commitment to sustainability has also fueled growth. For the second consecutive year, Williams-Sonoma said it has been recognized as the only home furnishings retailer in the Barron’s annual 100 most sustainable companies in the U.S.
In its 65th year, the Fortune 500 ranks U.S. companies by total revenues for their respective fiscal year.
“Being named to the Fortune 500 is a significant milestone for all of us at Williams-Sonoma, Inc.,” said Alber. “It speaks to the passion and commitment of our talented associates, and our unwavering focus on the customer in everything we do. Superior customer service is oxygen for growth and this is just the beginning as we drive toward the exciting future that lies ahead.”