eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 112
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  • ISBN-10: 1558627758
  • ISBN-13: 9781558627758
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 736 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2010, 2010
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released June 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: 1414441088 | ISBN-13: 9781414441085

Table of Contents

Akzo Nobel N.V. Netherlands.
Allegheny Technologies Incorporated USA.
AMEC plc UK.
American Red Cross USA.
Aryzta AG Switzerland.
Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited South Africa.
Assa Abloy AB Sweden.
Barrick Gold Corporation Canada.
BayWa AG Germany.
Billabong International Limited Australia.
Birks & Mayors Inc. Canada.
Boston Apparel Group USA.
Bridgelux, Inc. USA.
BRITA GmbH Germany.
Broadway Video Entertainment USA.
Cahill May Roberts Group Ltd. Ireland.
Callaway Golf Company USA.
Canada Council for the Arts Canada.
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, The USA.
Comcast Corporation USA.
Conseco, Inc. USA.
Consolidated Edison, Inc. USA.
Cordis Corporation USA.
Cornell Companies, Inc. USA.
CSL Limited Australia.
D. Swarovski & Co. Austria.
DeBruce Grain, Inc. USA.
Delta Dental of California USA.
DISH Network Corporation USA.
EchoStar Corporation USA.
Edwards Lifesciences LLC USA.
Entegris, Inc. USA.
FirstEnergy Corp. USA.
Fluor Corporation USA.
Forest City Enterprises, Inc. USA.
Fossil, Inc. USA.
General Atomics USA.
Hasbro, Inc. USA.
Heifer Project International USA.
Host Hotels & Resorts, Inc. USA.
Hypo Real Estate Holding AG Germany.
IASIS Healthcare Corporation U.S.A.
John Paul Mitchell Systems USA.
Jujamcyn Theaters Corporation USA.
Kelly-Moore Paint Company, Inc. USA.
Kingston Technology Company, Inc. USA.
K+S Aktiengesellschaft Germany.
Kum & Go, L.C. USA.
Lagardère SCA France.
Lorillard, Inc. USA.
Marvell Technology Group Ltd. Bermuda.
Meyer Natural Angus L.L.C. USA.
Minnesota Twins USA.
Mount Sinai Medical Center USA.
National Rifle Association of America, The USA.
NextWave Wireless Inc. USA.
19 Entertainment Limited UK.
Orica Ltd. Australia.
PacketVideo Corportion USA.
RAND Corporation USA.
Realogy Corporation USA.
Red Spot Paint & Varnish Company, Inc. USA.
Reichhold, Inc. USA.
Related Companies, L.P. USA.
Rick's Cabaret International, Inc. USA.
Royal Shakespeare Company UK.
San Francisco Opera Association USA.
SandRidge Energy, Inc. USA.
Scania AB Sweden.
Schroders plc UK.
Sealy Corporation USA.
Securitas AB Sweden.
7-Eleven, Inc. USA.
Shubert Organization Inc. USA.
Slaughter and May England.
Sling Media, Inc. USA.
Smith Micro Software, Inc. USA.
Smurfit Kappa Group plc Ireland.
Speedway Motorsports, Inc. USA.
Teck Resources Limited Canada.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation USA.
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. Israel.
Tiger Brands Limited South Africa.
Tishman Construction Company USA.
Tishman Speyer Properties, L.P. USA.
TPI Composites, Inc. USA.
Tumi, Inc. USA.
Unisys Corporation USA.
United Way Worldwide USA.
Vedanta Resources plc England.
Vivendi France.
Vornado Realty Trust USA.
Vorwerk & Co. KG Germany.
Wacker-Chemie AG Germany.
Washington H. Soul Pattinson and Company Limited Australia.
Western Union Company USA.
Wizards of the Coast LLC USA.
World Fuel Services Corporation USA.
WPP Group plc Ireland.