eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 115
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  • ISBN-10: 1558627782
  • ISBN-13: 9781558627789
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 727 Pages | eBook
  • 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: 1414447264 | ISBN-13: 9781414447261

Table of Contents

A.G. Spanos Companies U.S.A.
ACEA S.p.A. Italy.
Altera Corporation U.S.A.
Alvin Ailey Dance Foundation, Inc. U.S.A.
ANSYS, Inc. U.S.A.
Ashland Inc. U.S.A.
ASX Limited Australia.
Augusta National Inc. U.S.A.
Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, Inc. U.S.A.
Behr Process Corporation U.S.A.
Benjamin Moore & Co. U.S.A.
Bill Blass Group Ltd. U.S.A.
Blackstone Group L.P., The U.S.A.
Blue Note Label Group U.S.A.
Boston Basketball Partners L.L.C. U.S.A.
Brooks Brothers Inc. U.S.A.
Buckle, Inc., The U.S.A.
Burger King Corporation U.S.A.
BYD Company Limited China.
Campbell Brothers Limited Australia.
Campbell Hausfeld U.S.A.
Capital Group Companies, Inc. U.S.A.
Cardinal Health, Inc. U.S.A.
Cephalon Technology, Inc U.S.A.
CIRCOR International, Inc. U.S.A.
Cleveland Indians Baseball Company, Inc. U.S.A.
Cloverdale Paint Inc. Canada.
Coal India Limited India.
Consolidated Contractors Company Greece.
Costain Group PLC U.K.
Coty Inc. U.S.A.
Crayola LLC U.S.A.
Dallas Cowboys Football Club, Ltd. U.S.A.
Davisco Foods International, Inc. U.S.A.
DCC plc Ireland.
DIC Corporation Japan.
Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Edwards Group Limited U.K.
Emerging Vision, Inc. U.S.A.
eResearch Technology, Inc. U.S.A.
Essel Propack Limited India.
Etablissements Maurel & Prom S.A. France.
EVN AG Austria.
frog design inc. U.S.A.
Fruit of the Loom, Inc. U.S.A.
Grace & Wild, Inc. U.S.A.
Grupo Comex Mexico.
Gucci Group NV Netherlands.
Gulf States Toyota, Inc. U.S.A.
Helmerich & Payne, Inc. U.S.A.
Hospital for Special Surgery U.S.A.
Ingersoll-Rand PLC Ireland.
International Brotherhood of Teamsters U.S.A.
Kable Media Services, Inc. U.S.A.
King & Spalding LLP U.S.A.
Knowledge Learning Corporation U.S.A.
Koenigsegg Automotive AB Sweden.
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. U.S.A.
K-Tron International Inc. U.S.A.
Lucasfilm Ltd. U.S.A.
M. A. Mortenson Company U.S.A.
Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research U.S.A.
McGraw-Hill U.S.A.
Meridian Bioscience, Inc. U.S.A.
Mermaid Marine Australia Limited Australia.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, The U.S.A.
Metropolitan Opera Association, Inc. U.S.A.
Michigan Turkey Producers Co-op, Inc. U.S.A.
Millicom International Cellular S.A. Luxembourg.
National Football League U.S.A.
Netflix, Inc. U.S.A.
New York City Off-Track Betting Corporation U.S.A.
NHK Japan.
Nippon Paint Company Ltd. Japan.
OMRON Corporation Japan.
OrganizaciĆ³n Soriana S.A.B. de C.V. Mexico.
Paiste AG Switzerland.
Pearle Vision, Inc. U.S.A.
PGi U.S.A.
Phoenix Companies, Inc., The U.S.A.
PSS World Medical, Inc. U.S.A.
Quill Corporation U.S.A.
Rautaruukki Oyj Finland.
Rhodia S.A. France.
S4C International Wales, U.K.
Sam''s Club U.S.A.
Sheffield Forgemasters International Ltd. U.K.
Small World Toys U.S.A.
Special Broadcasting Service Corporation Australia.
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited Japan.
Taylor Wimpey PLC U.K.
Tele2 AB Sweden.
Telekom Austria AG Austria.
Torchmark Corporation U.S.A.
United States Sugar Corporation U.S.A.
Unitymedia GmbH Germany.
voestalpine AG Austria.
Watts Water Technologies, Inc. U.S.A.
Welsh Rugby Union Limited U.K.
WestJet Airlines Ltd. Canada.
Woodstream Corporation U.S.A.
WorleyParsons Ltd. Australia.