eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 121
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  • ISBN-10: 1558628037
  • ISBN-13: 9781558628038
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 685 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 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: 155862788X | ISBN-13: 9781558627888

Table of Contents

40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks, Inc. U.S.A.
A123 Systems, Inc. U.S.A.
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences U.S.A.
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. U.S.A.
Aecon Group Inc. Canada.
Affinion Group, Inc. U.S.A.
Airsprung Group PLC United Kingdom.
American Museum of Natural History U.S.A.
Aquatic Company U.S.A.
Associated British Foods plc United Kingdom.
AstraZeneca PLC United Kingdom.
Atrium Companies, Inc. U.S.A.
Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG Austria.
Bavaria N.V. Netherlands.
Beaulieu of America, L.L.C. U.S.A.
Belkin International, Inc. U.S.A.
Black Diamond Equipment, Ltd. U.S.A.
Blue Nile, Inc. U.S.A.
Burkhart Dental, Inc. U.S.A.
Cardiac Science Corporation U.S.A.
Club de hockey Canadien, Inc. Canada.
CNN Worldwide U.S.A.
Coinstar, Inc. U.S.A.
Colefax Group PLC England.
Columbian Home Products, LLC U.S.A.
CooperTire&RubberCompanyCooper re Ruer Compan USAU.S.
D&B U.S.A.
DALSA Corporation Canada.
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute U.S.A.
DeNA Co., Ltd. Japan.
Eby-Brown Company, LLC U.S.A.
Eskom Holdings Limited South Africa.
Etsy Inc. U.S.A.
Evenflo Company, Inc. U.S.A.
Expedia Inc. U.S.A.
Fabri-Kal Corporation U.S.A.
FalconStor Software, Inc. U.S.A.
Federal-Mogul Corporation U.S.A.
Fédération Internationale de Football Association Switzerland.
Fender Musical Instruments Company U.S.A.
FirstService Corporation Canada.
FJ Management U.S.A.
Foxconn Technology Co., Ltd. Republic of China (Taiwan).
French Connection Group PLC United Kingdom.
Futbol Club Barcelona Spain.
Games Workshop Group plc United Kingdom.
Getty Images, Inc. U.S.A.