eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 114
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  • ISBN-10: 1558627774
  • ISBN-13: 9781558627772
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 756 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released August 2010
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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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: 141444110X | ISBN-13: 9781414441108

Table of Contents

Aaron's, Inc. U.S.A.
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company United Arab Emirates.
ACT, Inc. U.S.A.
AMC Entertainment Inc. U.S.A.
American Booksellers Association, Inc. U.S.A.
American Heart Association, Inc. U.S.A.
American Physicians Service Group, Inc. U.S.A.
AMETEK, Inc. U.S.A.
Angostura Holdings Ltd. Trinidad and Tobago.
Applied Materials, Inc. U.S.A.
Ardent Health Services LLC U.S.A.
Ascension Health U.S.A.
AutoNation, Inc. U.S.A.
AXA Group France.
Banfi Products Corp. U.S.A.
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom.
Bravo Company U.S.A.
Brightstar Corp. U.S.A.
British American Tobacco PLC United Kingdom.
Brock Group of Companies, The U.S.A.
Brown-Forman Corporation U.S.A.
BT Group plc United Kingdom.
C.O. Bigelow Chemists, Inc. U.S.A.
Canam Group Inc. Canada.
Champagne Bollinger S.A. France.
Charles M. Schulz Creative Associates U.S.A.
City Lodge Hotels Limited South Africa.
Columbia Manufacturing, Inc. U.S.A.
Dassault Aviation S.A. France.
Deutsche Bank AG Germany.
Disabled American Veterans U.S.A.
Double Eagle Petroleum Co. U.S.A.
Dow Chemical Company, The U.S.A.
Electricité de France S.A. France.
Empire Industries Ltd. Canada.
EMS Technologies, Inc. U.S.A.
Eutelsat S.A. France.
Forest Laboratories, Inc. U.S.A.
Gorman-Rupp Company, The U.S.A.
Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, Inc., The U.S.A.
Great Canadian Gaming Corporation Canada.
Heritage Foundation, The U.S.A.
Hillyard, Inc. U.S.A.
Hormel Foods Corporation U.S.A.
Hussey Seating Company U.S.A.
Isetan Mitsukoshi Holdings Ltd. Japan.
Kesko Corporation Finland.
Koninklijke Wessanen nv Netherlands.
Korea Gas Corporation South Korea.
Korean Air Lines Co., Ltd. South Korea.
Legacy Health System U.S.A.
Linamar Corporation Canada.
Magnotta Winery Corporation Canada.
Manhattan Beer Distributors LLC U.S.A.
Mars, Incorporated U.S.A.
MDU Resources Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Merit Energy Company U.S.A.
Merkle Inc. U.S.A.
Navistar International Corporation U.S.A.
Pacific Continental Corporation U.S.A.
Palmer and Harvey Group PLC United Kingdom.
Plug Power Inc. U.S.A.
Premium Brands Holdings Corporation Canada.
QUALCOMM Incorporated U.S.A.
Quality King Distributors, Inc. U.S.A.
RehabCare Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Renco Group, Inc., The U.S.A.
Rotana Hotel Management Corporation LTD. United Arab Emirates.
RTI International Metals Inc. U.S.A.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Inc. U.S.A.
Saks Incorporated U.S.A.
Sharp Corporation Japan.
Smithfield Foods, Inc. U.S.A.
Strand Book Store Inc. U.S.A.
Suffolk Construction Company, Inc. U.S.A.
SunWize Technologies, Inc. U.S.A.
SUPERVALU INC. U.S.A.
Susser Holdings Corporation U.S.A.
T&D Holdings Inc. Japan.
Talecris Biotherapeutics Holdings Corp. U.S.A.
TDK Corporation Japan.
Teknion Corporation Canada.
TELUS Corporation Canada.
Thomas & Betts Corporation U.S.A.
TimberWest Forest Corp. Canada.
Tolko Industries Ltd. Canada.
TruFoods LLC U.S.A.
Truman Arnold Companies, Inc. U.S.A.
Tulikivi Corporation Finland.
Tully Construction Co. Inc. U.S.A.
Tyson Foods, Inc. U.S.A.
Umeco plc United Kingdom.
United Business Media Limited United Kingdom.
United States Steel Corporation U.S.A.
Vranken Pommery Monopole S.A. France.
WE: Women's Entertainment LLC U.S.A.
Wilbur-Ellis Company U.S.A.
Wine Group, Inc., The U.S.A.
Worthington Industries, Inc. U.S.A.
Zabar's and Company Inc. U.S.A.