International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 190
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  • ISBN-10: 1410332306
  • ISBN-13: 9781410332301
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 852 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2017, 2017, 2017
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released June 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 a variety of companies, such as the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which helps fund public television and radio stations; Gree Electric Appliances Inc. of Zhuhai, the world’s largest manufacturer of residential and commercial air conditioners; Loot Crate Inc., a subscription gift box company, the NCR Corporation, a global technology company known for its automated teller machines; and Virgin Group Ltd., a well-known conglomerate.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1558629890 | ISBN-13: 9781558629899

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
2308740 Ontario Inc.
Absolute Software Corporation.
Advance Publications Inc.
American National Standards Institute.
American Renal Associates Holdings, Inc.
Amplify Snack Brands Inc.
Android Inc.
A.S. Watson Group.
Associated Press, The.
Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc.
Bacardi & Company Limited.
Bahakel Communications, Ltd.
Baidu, Inc.
Bear State Financial, Inc.
Blaze Pizza, LLC.
Boise Cascade Company.
Brookshire Grocery Company.
Burton Corporation.
Calsonic Kansei Corporation.
Carlisle Companies Inc.
Carpenter Technology Corporation.
Chemical Financial Corporation.
The Conference Board Inc.
Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
Cricket Australia.
Dart Container Corporation.
e.l.f. Beauty, Inc.
Elitegroup Computer Systems Co., Ltd.
Endeavor Global, Inc.
First Solar, Inc.
Foodpanda GmbH.
Forum Communications Company.
Gaumont S.A.
Gener8 Maritime, Inc.
geobra Brandstatter Stiftung & Co. KG.
Gree Electric Appliances Inc. of Zhuhai.
Greene King plc.
HCBF Holding Company, Inc.
Heartland Financial USA, Inc.
Index Ventures SA.
Interface, Inc.
Intrawest Resort Holdings, Inc.
J Sainsbury plc.
J Squared Inc.
Jagged Peak Inc.
Jardine Matheson Holdings Limited.
Joyoung Co. Ltd.
Julian Hodge Bank Limited.
KeyCorp.
KFC Corporation.
KHOU-TV Inc.
Kikkoman Corporation.
Klein Tools, Inc.
KXTV, LLC.
Lemonade Restaurant Group, LLC.
Loewe AG.
Loot Crate Inc.
Mayo Clinic Health System.
Merck & Co., Inc..
Nabors Industries Ltd..
National Education Association.
National Fire Protection Association.
NCR Corporation.
Nest Labs Inc.
Net1 Applied Technologies South Africa Limited.
Nu Skin Enterprises Inc.
Omnitracs LLC.
Paint Nite, LLC.
Pall Corporation.
Pella Corporation.
PepsiCo, Inc..
Pier 1 Imports, Inc..
Preferred Bank.
RedBalloon Pty Ltd.
Rocket Internet SE.
Russell Stover Candies, LLC.
Sabre Corporation.
Scientific Certification Systems, Inc..
Shidax Corporation.
Sigma-Aldrich Corporation.
SolarEdge Technologies, Inc..
The Talbots Inc..
Tavistock Freebirds, LLC.
Terex Corporation.
Texas Medical Center Corporation.
Thames Water Utilities Limited.
Thrive Capital.
Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc..
Tremor Video, Inc..
Tsukiji Market Association.
University of Pennsylvania Health System, Inc..
USG Corporation.
Veeva Systems Inc..
Verso Corporation.
Virgin Group Ltd..
Vitrolife AB.
Vroom, Inc..
WKOW-TV, Inc..
WKYC-TV, LLC.
Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc..
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.