eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 204
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  • ISBN-10: 141036416X
  • ISBN-13: 9781410364166
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 842 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2018, 2018, 2018
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released September 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019
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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 includes two different U.S. firms, Full Harvest and Hungry Harvest, seeking ways to reduce the waste associated with “ugly” fruits and vegetables.
  • On the international front, U.K.-based Deepmind Technologies offers a glimpse of what an artifical intelligence company looks like, while Club Atletico Boca Juniors covers the history of one of Latin America’s most storied football (soccer) teams.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410364070 | ISBN-13: 9781410364074

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
Acorn Stairlifts, Ltd.
Adecoagro S.A.
Amazon Web Services, Inc.
Andela, Inc.
Babylon Healthcare Services Limited.
Backpage.com, LLC.
BAI S.A. (Brittany Ferries).
Baylin Technologies Inc.
Besser Company.
Betsson AB.
Betterment LLC.
Bill Simmons Media Group, LLC.
Blom Bank S.A.L.
Boston Symphony Orchestra, Inc.
Breitbart News Network, LLC.
Caisse des Depots et Consignations.
Camargo Correa S.A.
Central National Gottesman Inc.
Chalkbeat, Inc.
China Three Gorges Corporation.
The Citizens Foundation.
Clinigen Group plc.
Club Atletico Boca Juniors.
Comfort Systems USA, Inc.
Compania Sud Americana de Vapores S.A.
Cora S.A.
Crimson Hexagon, Inc.
Dairy Farm International Holdings Ltd.
DeepMind Technologies Limited.
Derive Systems, Inc.
Devumi, Inc.
Diana Shipping Inc.
Exponent, Inc.
Fabricut Manufacturing Company.
Falcon International Bank.
Fathom.
Fenwick Ltd.
Fourlis Holdings S.A.
Fox Restaurant Concepts LLC.
Fred Alger Management, Inc.
Full Harvest Technologies, Inc.
Geek Squad.
GoDaddy Inc.
Gondrand Group.
Grupo Breca S.A.
Hanahreum Group.
Hobie Cat Company.
Hungry Harvest LLC.
Infinova Corporation.
The J.G. Wentworth Company.
J Thomas & Co. Pvt. Ltd.
J. Wray & Nephew Ltd.
John L. Wortham & Son, LP.
Juno Therapeutics, Inc.
Just Bagels Manufacturing, Inc.
King’s Hawaiian Holding Company, Inc.
Kobalt Music Group, Ltd.
Kobra International Ltd.
Kolos Norway AS.
Laclede Chain Manufacturing Company, LLC.
Las Vegas Monorail Company.
Long Island Rail Road Company.
Loos & Dilworth, Inc.
Los Angeles Turf Club Inc.
Mammoth Mountain Ski Area.
Mastellone Hermanos S.A.
MedMen Enterprises.
Millennium Health, LLC.
MoviePass Inc.
Nasdaq, Inc.
National Bank of Ukraine.
National Weather Service.
Nets A/S.
New York Shakespeare Festival Management.
OceanaGold Corporation.
Ofo Bicycles Co. Ltd.
Otter Media Holdings, LLC.
Pantera Capital.
Perry’s Ice Cream Company, Inc.
The Philharmonic-Symphony Society of New York, Inc.
Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Autoridad de Energia Electrica).
Ripple.
Royal Brunei Airlines Sdn Bhd.
Saxo Bank A/S.
Solar Turbines Inc.
Sorenson Media, Inc.
St. Barbara Ltd.
Steiner Studios.
The Stellar Group, Inc.
Sutherland Lumber Company, L.P.
Sutherland’s Foodservice Inc.
Swire Seabed AS.
TAME EP Linea Aerea del Ecuador.
Tedesco and Affiliates, LLC (DonorSearch).
Teknor Apex Company.
Tommy John, Inc.
Tripping International Inc.
Universal Security Instruments, Inc.
UNTUCKit, LLC.
Wixen Music Publishing, Inc.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.