eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 123
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  • ISBN-10: 1558628053
  • ISBN-13: 9781558628052
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 692 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2011, 2011
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released June 2011
  • 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

  • Profiles two companies from Angola, a first for this series. Other companies throughout Africa are also given emphasis.
  • 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.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1558627901 | ISBN-13: 9781558627901

Table of Contents

Ahlers Belgium.
American Dental Partners Inc. U.S.A.
America's Collectibles Network, Inc. U.S.A.
Aomori Bank Ltd. Japan.
Apria Healthcare Group Inc. U.S.A.
Australian Homemade Holding B.V. Netherlands.
Aveve S.A./NV Belgium.
Barrow Industries, Inc. U.S.A.
beBetter Networks Inc. U.S.A.
Beter Bed Holding N.V. Netherlands.
bofrost Dienstleistungs GmbH and Company KG Germany.
Brookings Institution U.S.A.
Caprabo S.A. Spain.
Century 21 Inc. U.S.A.
Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. U.S.A.
CH Energy Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Chatham Created Gems, Inc. U.S.A.
Clariant Ltd. Switzerland.
Color Spot Nurseries, Inc. U.S.A.
Compañia Anónima Nacional Teléfonos de Venezuela Venezuela.
Compañia Española de Petróleos S.A. (CEPSA) Spain.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals, Inc. U.S.A.
Cummings & Lockwood LLC U.S.A.
DAF Trucks N.V. Netherlands.
Delek Group Ltd. Israel.
Digital Domain Holdings Corp. U.S.A.
DonegalGroupInc.USAU.S.
Easton-Bell Sports, Inc. U.S.A.
Elco Holdings Ltd. Israel.
Elders Ltd. Australia.
Elis G.I.E. France.
Ensign-Bickford Industries, Inc. U.S.A.
Everards Brewery Ltd. United Kingdom.
Extended Stay, Inc. U.S.A.
First American Financial Corporation U.S.A.
Fischerwerke GmbH & Co. KG Germany.
Graybar Electric Company, Inc. U.S.A.
The Gretsch Company U.S.A.
Hanwa Company Ltd. Japan.
Hettich Holding GmbH & Company oHG Germany.
High Liner Foods Inc. Canada.
Hipercor S.A. Spain.
Iberdrola, S.A. Spain.
Idemitsu Kosan Company Ltd. Japan.
International Gemological Institute Belgium.
INX International Ink Co. U.S.A.
J Barbour and Sons Ltd. United Kingdom.
John Snow, Inc. U.S.A.
Kelley Bean Co. U.S.A.