eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 118
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  • ISBN-10: 1558627812
  • ISBN-13: 9781558627819
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 748 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released December 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: 1414447299 | ISBN-13: 9781414447292

Table of Contents

Advance America Cash Advance Centers, Inc. U.S.A.
Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. U.S.A.
AIXTRON AG Germany.
Alexander & Baldwin, Inc. U.S.A.
Anglo American PLC United Kingdom.
API Group plc United Kingdom.
Atalanta Corporation U.S.A.
Atmos Energy Corporation U.S.A.
Baker Hughes Incorporated U.S.A.
Ballet Theatre Foundation, Inc. U.S.A.
Bass Pro Shops, Inc. U.S.A.
Bayer AG Germany.
Biltmore Company, The U.S.A.
Bose Corporation U.S.A.
Bradley Corporation U.S.A.
Bridgestone Corporation Japan.
Chemed Corporation U.S.A.
China National Offshore Oil Corp., The China.
Chubu Electric Power Company Inc. Japan.
Complete Production Services, Inc. U.S.A.
Concord Music Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Consumers' Association United Kingdom.
Consumers Union U.S.A.
Daily Mail and General Trust PLC United Kingdom.
Danisco A/S Denmark.
Delmarva Power & Light Company U.S.A.
Dobbies Garden Centres plc United Kingdom.
Ebro Foods S.A. Spain.
Edeka Zentrale AG and Company KG Germany.
Farmers Cooperative Society U.S.A.
FremantleMedia Ltd. United Kingdom.
Gateway Group One U.S.A.
Geox S.p.A. Italy.
Grupo Ferrovial S.A. Spain.
Guararapes Confecçöes S.A. Brazil.
Harry & David Holdings, Inc. U.S.A.
Haworth, Inc. U.S.A.
Holland & Barrett Retail Limited United Kingdom.
Husky Energy Inc. Canada.
International Youth Hostel Federation.
United Kingdom Irving Oil Limited Canada.
J. D. Irving, Limited Canada.
Jacques Vert Plc United Kingdom.
James Fisher and Sons Public Limited Company United Kingdom.
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation U.S.A.
Kaman Corporation U.S.A.