International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 189
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  • ISBN-10: 1558629998
  • ISBN-13: 9781558629998
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 910 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2017, 2017, 2017
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released April 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 The Chemours Company, a chemical giant spun off from DuPont in 2015; Lenta Ltd., a pioneer in Russia's hypermarket sector; and S. Kidman & Co Ltd, a cattle ranch business founded in 1895 and considered the largest nongovernmental landholder in Australia.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1558629882 | ISBN-13: 9781558629882

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
AirAsia Berhad.
Alfa Group.
American Giant, Inc.
American Homes 4 Rent.
Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV.
Anthem, Inc.
AppDirect, Inc.
Aratana Therapeutics, Inc.
ARIAD Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Aritzia LP.
Asahi Kasei Corporation.
Baker Hughes Incorporated.
Boral Limited.
Bouygues S.A.
BP p.l.c.
Caribou Coffee Company, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc.
The Chemours Company LLC.
China Auto Logistics Inc.
Cohen Brothers Realty Corporation.
CoreSite Realty Corporation.
Daily Mail and General Trust PLC.
Danone SA.
Dorman Products, Inc.
DoubleDragon Properties Corporation.
Dufry AG.
Ennis, Inc.
Express Services, Inc.
Foxtons Group PLC.
Fresenius SE and Co. KGaA.
Fujitsu Limited.
GoFundMe, Inc.
GrubHub Inc.
Guardian Industries Corp.
HollyFrontier Corporation.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.
Huawei Technologies Company Ltd.
International Consolidated Airlines Group S.A.
International Paper Company.
JA Worldwide Inc.
Jimmy John's Enterprises, Inc.
JYP Entertainment Corporation.
Laing O'Rourke Corporation Ltd.
Lenta Ltd.
Leong Leong.
PJSC LUKOIL.
Magna International Inc.
Make-A-Wish Foundation of America.
Medifast, Inc.
Midea Group Co. Ltd.
Modumetal, Inc.
MRV Engenharia e Participacoes S.A.
National Air Services Company Limited.
National Beef Packing Company, LLC.
NAVER Corporation.
Netmarble Games Corp.
News Corporation.
Northrop Grumman Corporation.
Panda Restaurant Group, Inc.
Polska Grupa Gornicza sp. Z o.o.
Primrose School Franchising Company.
Qatar Airways Group.
Raytheon Company.
Regal Beloit Corporation.
Resolute Forest Products Inc.
Rodan & Fields, LLC.
S. Kidman & Co Ltd.
Samumed, LLC.
Sapporo Holdings Limited.
Schneider Electric SE.
Sodexo SA.
SPX Corporation.
Stitch Fix, Inc.
Sugar Creek Packing Co., Inc.
Sumitomo Chemical Company Ltd.
Sumitomo Life Insurance Company.
Surly Brewing Company.
Taconic Biosciences, Inc.
Tarjeta Naranja, S.A.
Tenable Network Security, Inc.
Texas Instruments Incorporated.
TransCanada Corporation.
OAO AK Transneft.
Transzap, Inc.
Twitter, Inc.
U.S. Bancorp.
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated.
Vevo LLC.
Walton Family Foundation.
Wayne Farms LLC.
Wells Fargo & Company.
WhatsApp, Inc.
Whitbread PLC.
Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.
Wow air ehf.
WWF - World Wide Fund for Nature.
Xiamen Meitu Technology Co., Ltd.
Yasso Inc.
The Yokohama Rubber Co., Ltd.
Zurich Insurance Group Ltd.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.