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International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 194
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  • ISBN-10: 1410332349
  • ISBN-13: 9781410332349
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
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  • Original Copyright 2018 | Available October 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Overview

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 toInternational 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.

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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

  • Cumulative index to companies and personal names.
  • Cumulative index to industries.
  • A geographical index to companies sorted by country of head office including country name, alphabetical list of companies from that country, and volume number where the company profile can be found.

What's New

  • This volume of IDCH features several manufacturers, including Mack Trucks, Inc., one of North Americas largest producers of heavy-duty trucks; food companies, such as Chiquita Brands International, Inc., a well-known marketer of bananas and other produce; and chemical, textile, and petroleum producers, incuding YPF Sociedad Anonima, the largest company in Argentina, and Milliken & Co., one of the largest privately owned manufacturing companies in the world.
  • Of special note are the updates for the E*Trade Financial Corporation, a pioneer in online trading, and the Topps Company, Inc., one of the most recognized makers and marketers of trading cards and bubble gum in the world.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1558629939 | ISBN-13: 9781558629936

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
A. O. Smith Corporation.
Albert Einstein Healthcare Network.
Alfa, S.A.B. de C.V.
ANA Holdings Inc.
Andrew Yule & Company Ltd.
ArcBest Corporation.
Associated Microbreweries, Ltd.
Atacadao Distribuicao Comercio e Industria Ltda.
Auto-Owners Insurance Company.
Badminton Association of India.
Baldor Electric Company.
Bassett Furniture Industries, Incorporated.
Belden Inc.
Benihana Inc.
Broadband TV Corp.
Cabot Corporation.
Carl Zeiss Stiftung AG.
Casinos Austria AG.
CBS Films Inc.
CBS Television Stations Inc.
Chart Industries, Inc.
Chiquita Brands International, Inc.
Clevo Computer Co.
Colian Holding S.A.
Continental Mills Inc.
CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc.
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Educational Testing Service.
E*Trade Financial Corporation.
Flagstar Bancorp, Inc.
Forterra, Inc.
Fred Meyer, Inc.
Frucor Beverages Group, Ltd.
Fuyao Glass Industry Group Co., Ltd.
Gray & Company, Inc.
Hammacher Schlemmer & Company, Inc.
HCP Inc.
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA.
HH Ventures, LLC.
Honey Farms, Inc.
Howard Johnson International, Inc.
ImagineX Group Ltd.
Independent Bank Corporation.
In-N-Out Burgers.
Invitation Homes Inc.
Jerusalem Venture Partners.
Johnston Press plc.
Jungheinrich AG.
Kansas City Steak Company, LLC.
Knoll, Inc.
Kontron AG.
Kovosvit MAS, a.s.
L Catterton Partners.
Labatt Brewing Company Limited.
Le Pain Quotidien Ltd.
Le Saunda Holdings Ltd.
Legal Sea Foods, LLC.
Leshi Internet Information and Technology Corp.
Mack Trucks, Inc.
Makro Atacadista S.A.
MasterCard Incorporated.
Meredith Corporation.
Mersen S.A.
Milliken & Co.
MIRC Electronics Ltd.
Mondelez International Inc.
Mooyah Franchise, LLC.
Municipal Credit Union.
NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System, Inc.
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.
Norges Statsbaner AS.
Noribachi Corporation.
Olgerein Egill Skallagrimsson ehf.
Orient Bancorporation.
P. H. Glatfelter Company.
Partners HealthCare System, Inc.
Pegatron Corporation.
Perstorp Holding AB.
Pop Physique LLC.
Quantenna Communications Inc.
Rheinmetall AG.
Rose Law Firm, a Professional Association.
SCHOTT AG.
Service King Collision Repair Centers Inc.
Sheplers, Inc.
Shotover Jet Ltd.
Sky Deutschland GmbH.
Sonoco Products Company.
Sonos, Inc.
SpartanNash Company.
St. Jude Medical LLC.
Stella International Holdings Limited.
Systemair AB.
Topps Company, Inc., The.
Union Square Ventures.
Uzavtosanoat Joint Stock Co.
WNBC.
World Gym International, LLC.
YPF Sociedad Anonima.
YTO Group Corporation.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.