International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 196
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  • ISBN-10: 1410332365
  • ISBN-13: 9781410332363
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 854 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2018, 2018, 2018
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released November 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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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 several well-known companies, including Montres Breguet S.A., a Swiss maker of prestigious watches; the Otis Elevator Company, which manufactures and maintains elevators, escalators, and moving walkways; the Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation, one of the largest steel manufacturers in the world; and SANYO Electric Co., Ltd., a major manufacturer of batteries for portable devices.
  • Of special note are the updates for Owens Corning, a fiberglass manufacture known for its use of the animated Pink Panther as a mascot, and Winnebago Industries, Inc., a manufacture of the famed recreational vehicles by the same name.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1558629955 | ISBN-13: 9781558629950

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
Acacia Communications, Inc.
Actiontec Electronics, Inc.
Acushnet Holdings Corp.
Aftonbladet Hierta AB.
Allegiant Travel Company.
Allgaier Werke GmbH.
Alteryx, Inc.
Anschutz Entertainment Group, Inc.
Atlanta Television Station WUPA, Inc.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation.
Australian Postal Corporation.
Avery Brewing Co.
Bank Street College of Education.
beIN Media Group.
Boot Barn Holdings, Inc.
Camping World Holdings, Inc.
Canadian Museum of Nature.
C.banner International Holdings Ltd.
Crain Communications Inc.
Credit Karma, Inc.
Creminelli Fine Meats, LLC.
Dallah Albaraka Group.
Didi Chuxing Technology Co., Ltd.
DineInFresh, Inc.
Ellie Mae, Inc.
Entertainment Network (India) Limited.
Etablissements Thevenin & Ducrot SA.
Extra Space Storage Inc.
Ferrara Candy Company, Inc.
Fulton Street Brewery, LLC.
Gates Corporation.
Gebr. Heller Maschinenfabrik GmbH.
Genesco Inc.
Getac Technology Corporation.
Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant Group Inc.
Gordon Biersch Brewing Company.
Gorton’s, Inc.
Greif Inc.
Hapag-Lloyd AG.
HomeServices of America, Inc.
Humulus Lupulus Enterprises, Inc.
Independent Television News Limited.
International Flavors & Fragrances Inc.
InTouch Technologies, Inc.
J. Jill, Inc.
James River Group Holdings, Ltd.
Jerome’s Furniture, Inc.
Jockey International, Inc.
Kimball International, Inc.
Koike Sanso Kogyo Co., Ltd.
Korian S.A.
KPMB Architects.
L.S. Starrett Company.
Mad Scientists Brewing Partners LLC.
Magnolia Bakery, Inc.
Mantra Group Limited.
Maschinenfabrik Berthold Hermle AG.
Mazzella Companies.
Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Company.
Medical Marijuana, Inc.
MedStar Health, Inc.
Mesa Air Group, Inc.
Michael Hill Jeweller Limited.
Midcontinent Independent System Operator, Inc.
The Millcraft Group LLC.
Montres Breguet S.A.
Murphy Oil Corporation.
Nagase & Co., Ltd.
National Fuel Gas Company.
Newmont Mining Corporation.
Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation.
NVR, Inc.
The Olympic Club.
OSG Corporation.
Otis Elevator Company.
Owens Corning.
Peak Sport Products Co., Limited.
Picoty S.A.
Quanex Building Products Corporation.
Quantum Corporation.
Rapala VMC Corporation.
Relaxo Footwears Ltd.
REV Group, Inc.
SANYO Electric Co., Ltd.
Schweitzer-Mauduit International, Inc.
SIX Group AG.
Starrag Group AG.
Tailored Brands, Inc.
TechCrunch Inc.
Tecumseh Products Company.
Teradyne, Inc.
ThyssenKrupp AG.
Toromont Industries Ltd.
Trammell Crow Company.
TTI Floor Care North America Inc.
Vector Aerospace Corporation.
Weigel Broadcasting Company.
Wheaton Industries Inc.
Winnebago Industries, Inc.
Yamazaki Mazak Corporation.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.