eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 116
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  • ISBN-10: 1558627790
  • ISBN-13: 9781558627796
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 697 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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When students, job candidates, business executives, historians and investors need accurate and detailed information on the development of any of the world's largest and most influential companies, direct them to International Directory of Company Histories. This multi-volume work is the first major reference to bring together histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location. Each three- to five-page entry is meticulously detailed with facts gathered from popular magazines, academic periodicals, books, annual reports and the archives of the companies themselves. Entries provide information on founders, expansions and losses, labor/management actions, NAICS codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, principal divisions, principal operating units, principle competitors and other significant milestones -- all peppered with statistics, dates and names of key players. Vols. 1-6 are organized alphabetically by major industries; Vol. 7 and subsequent volumes are arranged alphabetically by company name within each volume. Each volume includes a cumulative index to companies and personal names. Vol. 7 and subsequent volumes include a cumulative index to industries. The histories were compiled from publicly accessible sources, as well as from material supplied by the companies themselves. Entries on companies that have had major changes since they were last profiled may be selected for updating. Starting with Volume 37 a geographical index to companies sorted by country of head office. The index includes Country name, alphabetical list of companies from that country, and volume number where the company profile can be found.

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The International Directory of Company Histories Series

When students, job candidates, business executives, historians, and investors need accurate and detailed information on the development of any of the world’s largest and most influential companies, direct them to International Directory Of Company Histories. This multi-volume work is the first major reference to bring together histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location. Each three- to five-page entry is meticulously detailed with facts gathered from popular magazines, academic periodicals, books, annual reports, and the archives of the companies themselves. Entries provide information on founders, expansions and losses, labor/management actions, NAICS codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, principal divisions, principal operating units, principle competitors, and other significant milestones -- all peppered with statistics, dates and names of key players. Vols. 1-6 are organized alphabetically by major industries; Vol. 7 and subsequent volumes are arranged alphabetically by company name within each volume. The histories were compiled from publicly accessible sources, as well as from material supplied by the companies themselves. Entries on companies that have had major changes since they were last profiled may be selected for updating.

Features and Benefits

  • Each three- to five-page entry is meticulously detailed with facts gathered from popular magazines, academic periodicals, books, annual reports and the archives of the companies themselves.
  • Entries provide information on founders, expansions and losses, labor/management actions, NAICS codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, principal divisions, principal operating units, principle competitors and other significant milestones -- all peppered with statistics, dates and names of key players.
  • Vols. 1-6 are organized alphabetically by major industries; Vol. 7 and subsequent volumes are arranged alphabetically by company name within each volume.
  • Each volume includes a cumulative index to companies and personal names. Vol. 7 and subsequent volumes include a cumulative index to industries.
  • The histories were compiled from publicly accessible sources, as well as from material supplied by the companies themselves.
  • Starting with Volume 37 a geographical index to companies sorted by country of head office. The index includes Country name, alphabetical list of companies from that country, and volume number where the company profile can be found.

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    ISBN-10: 1414447272 | ISBN-13: 9781414447278

Table of Contents

ACE Limited Switzerland.
Adecco S.A. Switzerland.
AGL Resources Inc. U.S.A.
Agricultural Bank of China - China.
The Allstate Corporation U.S.A.
American Family Insurance Group U.S.A.
Ameriprise Financial, Inc. U.S.A.
Ancestry.com Inc. U.S.A.
Appaloosa Management L. P. U.S.A.
Arch Capital Group Ltd. Bermuda.
Archipelago Learning, Inc. U.S.A.
Associated Banc-Corp. U.S.A.
Auchan Group France.
Bamburi Cement Limited Kenya.
Banco Bradesco S.A. Brazil.
BancorpSouth, Inc. U.S.A.
Baxter International Inc. U.S.A.
Bayerische Landesbank Germany.
Botswana Life Insurance Limited Botswana.
C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. U.S.A.
CA Inc. U.S.A.
CenterPoint Energy, Inc. U.S.A.
Charter Communications, Inc. U.S.A.
China Southern Power Grid Company Ltd. China.
CITIC Pacific Ltd. China.
City National Bank U.S.A.
Clear Channel Communications, Inc. U.S.A.
Cloud Peak Energy Inc. U.S.A.
CNP Assurances France.
Coca-Cola Enterprises, Inc. U.S.A.
Commerce Bancshares, Inc. U.S.A.
Computer Sciences Corporation U.S.A.
Constellation Energy Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Copperbelt Energy Corporation PLC Zambia.
Corn Products International, Inc. U.S.A.
CPC Corporation, Taiwan – Taiwan.
Crédit Industriel et Commercial S.A. France.
Crimson Exploration Inc. U.S.A.
CSN Stores LLC U.S.A.
CVR Energy Corporation U.S.A.
Dai-Ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited Japan.
DigitalGlobe, Inc. U.S.A.
Discover Financial Services U.S.A.
DynaVox, Inc. U.S.A.
East Africa Breweries Limited Kenya.
Eastman Chemical Company U.S.A.
Echo Global Logistics Inc. U.S.A.
Emdeon Inc. U.S.A.
Equity Bank Limited Kenya.
First Citizens Bancshares Incorporated U.S.A.
First Data Corporation U.S.A.
Flextronics International Ltd. Singapore.
Franklin Resources, Inc. U.S.A.
Frontier Oil Corporation U.S.A.
Genworth Financial Inc. U.S.A.