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International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 219
  • ISBN-10: 1410382478
  • ISBN-13: 9781410382474
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 901 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2020, 2020, 2020
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released December 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020
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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 Algerie Telecom, the dominant telecommunications provider in Algeria; Heartland Media, a broadcast television group operating in Atlanta; Improbable Worlds, a cloud-based games technology company in London; and the World Organisation for Animal Health, an intergovernmental organization dedicated to promoting animal health and welfare.
  • Several well-known companies are updated, including Asahi Group Holdings, the number one brewer in Japan; Maple Leaf Foods, one of the largest producers of protein food products in Canada; Samsung, the South Korean electronics giant; and the WWE, a global leader in wrestling entertainment.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410382346 | ISBN-13: 9781410382344

Table of Contents

Contents.
Preface, vii.
Notes on Contributors, ix.
List of Abbreviations, xi.
1895 Bancorp of Wisconsin, Inc.
Agnews Gallery Ltd.
Alaska Air Group, Inc.
Algerie Telecom S.p.A.
Alvin H. Butz, Inc.
American Assets Trust, Inc.
AMP Limited.
Anworth Mortgage Asset Corporation.
Aqua America, Inc.
Argan, Inc.
Arnold Machinery Company.
Artisan Partners Asset Management Inc.
Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd.
Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited.
Athene Holding Ltd.
B&B Theatres Operating Company, Inc.
Banc of California, Inc.
Batson-Cook Company.
Bernhardt Furniture Company, Inc.
Berry Network Inc.
Bid Corporation Limited.
Black Knight, Inc.
Brixmor Property Group Inc.
Bus Eireann.
Camfil AB.
Centre National d'Art et de Culture Georges Pompidou.
Cho Lon Investment and Import-Export Company Ltd.
Cinema Buying Alliance LLC.
Coles Group Limited.
Collection de l'Art Brut.
Commercial Vehicle Group, Inc.
ConnectOne Bancorp, Inc.
Donaldson Company, Inc.
Dongsung Corporation.
Double Diamond Inc.
Ebara Corporation.
English Heritage.
Federal Cartridge Company.
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory.
Ferrellgas Partners, L.P.
Etablissement Public du Musee Louvre.
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc.
George W. Prescott Publishing Company, LLC.
Grand Teton Lodge Company.
Heartland Media, LLC.
The Hospitals Contribution Fund of Australia Limited.
Huntsman Corporation.
Improbable Worlds Ltd.
John Lewis Partnership plc.
Keelings Ltd.
KTXL, LLC.
La Cooperativa de Productores de Leche Dos Pinos R.L.
Lampert Yards, Inc.
Lionel L.L.C.
LPL Financial Holdings Inc.
Luby's, Inc.
Maple Leaf Foods Inc.
The Marcus Corporation.
Mettler-Toledo International Inc.
NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc.
NBG Home.
New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation.
Norsk Hydro ASA.
Oil-Dri Corporation of America.
Outokumpu Oyj.
Pacific Textiles Holdings Limited.
Pentland Group plc.
Peoria Journal Star, Inc.
Petroleum Development Oman LLC.
Planzer Transport AG.
RealNetworks, Inc.
Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co.
Ricoh Company, Ltd.
The Royal Mint Limited.
Rubis SCA.
Salzgitter AG.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Science Applications International Corporation.
ServiceMaster Global Holdings, Inc.
Sioux Tools, Inc.
Skanska AB.
Southland Building Society.
SSP Group plc.
Stepan Company.
Tata Steel Limited.
TCF Financial Corporation.
TD Bank, N.A.
Thos. S. Byrne, Inc.
Tru Kids Inc.
Ubisoft Entertainment S.A.
United Steel, Paper and Forestry, Rubber, Manufacturing, Energy, Allied Industrial, and Service Workers International Union.
Verein Verkehrshaus der Schweiz.
Victorinox AG.
Von Bundit Co., Ltd.
Willis Towers Watson plc.
Woodward, Inc.
World Organisation for Animal Health.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.
WOWOW Inc.
The Ziegler Companies, Inc.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.