While the economy is gradually improving, many people have been laid off and are still looking for work.  So, are there major companies that have never laid off an employee? According to Fortune magazine, the answer is yes.

Fortune magazine has put together a list of the top 10 U.S. companies that as of January, 2012  have never laid off a single employee. And they are:

1. Wegman's Food Markets

2. The Container Store

3. Nugget Market

4. St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital

5. Baptist Health South Florida

6. Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

7. Baker Donelson

8. Scripps Health

9. Atlantic Health

10. Quik Trip