International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 188
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  • ISBN-10: 155862998X
  • ISBN-13: 9781558629981
  • DDC: 338.7409
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 811 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2017, 2017, 2017
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released February 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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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 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 companies from Mauritania and Sierra Leone, two countries not previously covered within the series.
  • On the domestic side, a history of skywriting can be glimpsed through the history of Skytypers Inc., while Farmobile Inc. offers a potential view of the future between farming and data.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1558629874 | ISBN-13: 9781558629875

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
A-Grade Investments, LLC.
Alku, LLC.
American Capital, Ltd.
Anbang Insurance Group Co., Ltd.
APM Terminals Management B.V.
Autotrader.com, Inc.
Bahamasair Holdings Ltd.
Bank of Sierra Leone.
Bank of the Ozarks, Inc.
Baoneng Group.
Bighead, Littlehead Production Company.
Blucora, Inc.
Blue Mountain Arts, Inc.
Body Glove LLC.
Boston Dynamics Inc.
BV Borussia 09 e.V. Dortmund.
C. Dean Metropoulos & Company.
C.F. Sauer Company, The.
CafePress Inc.
Cellebrite Ltd.
CHC Group Limited.
China Vanke Co., Ltd.
Chr. Hansen Group A/S.
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC).
ConforMIS Inc.
CrowdStrike, Inc.
Dimension Data Holdings plc.
Dollar Shave Club LLC.
Empresa Publica de Hidrocarburos del Ecuador (EP Petroecuador).
Energy Brands, Inc.
Epic Provisions LLC.
Equity LifeStyle Properties, Inc.
Euroclear Bank SA/NV.
Everledger.
Ezaki Glico Co., Ltd.
Farmer's Business Network, Inc.
Farmobile Inc.
Foundation Medicine, Inc.
Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc.
Ganeden Biotech, Inc.
Gemfields plc.
Gladstone Capital Corporation.
Gramercy Funds Management, LLC.
Groupe Herstal S.A.
Harland and Wolff Heavy Industries Ltd.
Hayel Saeed Anam Group of Companies.
Heilan Group Co., Ltd.
IEX Group, Inc.
Illumina, Inc.
Imperial Parking Corporation.
International Federation of Competitive Eating, Inc.
Jawed Habib Hair and Beauty Limited.
Johnny & Associates.
JustVisual, Inc.
Kwang Yang Motor Co, Ltd. (Kymco).
Line Corporation.
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Live Ventures Incorporated.
LiveJasmin.com.
LTX-Credence Corporation.
McMenamins Inc.
MeetMe, Inc.
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD).
Motion Picture Association of America, Inc.
Nebras Power QSC.
NeoPhotonics Corporation.
NextVR, Inc.
Niantic, Inc.
Oakbay Investments (Pty) Ltd.
Otelco Inc.
Oxfam GB.
Pacific Internet Limited.
Posti Group Oyj.
Professional Diversity Network, Inc.
Roha Dyechem Pvt. Ltd.
Rosa Labs, LLC.
RoundTower Technologies, LLC.
Rudolph Technologies, Inc.
Saatva, Inc.
Skullcandy, Inc.
Skytypers Inc.
Smule, Inc.
Societe Nationale Industrielle et Miniere.
South Dakota Wheat Growers Association.
Special Olympics, Inc.
Spokeo, Inc.
Stance Inc.
Sun Life Financial Inc.
Sun World International, LLC.
TheStreet, Inc.
ThinkGeek, Inc.
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc.
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Virtustream.
W.P. Carey Inc.
Warwick Valley Telephone Company.
Wolverine Tube, Inc.
Writers Guild of America, West, Inc.
Yarnell Ice Cream Company.
Zipcar, Inc.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.