eBook International Directory of Company Histories

  • Series Name: The International Directory of Company Histories Series
  • Volume 205
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  • ISBN-10: 1410364178
  • ISBN-13: 9781410364173
  • DDC: 338.7
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 826 Pages | eBook
  • Previous Editions: 2019, 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 features three companies at the forefront of biomedical research: Celltrion Inc., a pioneer in the production of biosimilars (general equivalents of branded pharmaceuticals); Ablynx NV, a developer of biopharmaceuticals using proprietary therapeutic proteins; and JEOL Ltd., a producer of electron microscopes and other precision instruments.
  • Several well-known companies are also updated, including Bell Helicopter Textron Inc., a world leader in the manufacturing of helicopter; Kaplan, Inc., a leading provider of test preparation classes in the United States; and Glock Ges.m.b.H., a gun manufacturer best known for the Glock, a lightweight pistol that is used worldwide by miltary forces and law enforcement organizations.

Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410364089 | ISBN-13: 9781410364081

Table of Contents

Preface.
Notes on Contributors.
List of Abbreviations.
ABC Holding Company, Inc.
Ablynx NV.
Adam’s Extract & Spice, LLC.
Adler Planetarium.
Alghanim Industries, Inc.
All India Football Federation.
Allrecipes.com, Inc.
American Mutual Share Insurance Corporation.
Appian Corporation.
Arcimoto, Inc.
Ardent Leisure Pty Ltd.
Arnold Clark Automobiles Ltd.
Ausy Group.
Autogrill S.p.A.
Avid Technology, Inc.
Baltic Exchange Ltd.
Barstool Sports Inc.
Becton, Dickinson and Company.
Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.
Berkshire Theatre Group.
Black Box Corporation.
BMC Stock Holdings, Inc.
Boll & Branch LLC.
Cafom S.A.
Callanan Industries, Inc.
Campbell Scientific, Inc.
Canadian Press Enterprises Inc.
Cardlytics, Inc.
CBTX, Inc.
Celltrion Inc.
Central Garden & Pet Company.
Centrify Corporation.
CHX Holdings, Inc.
Clarion Co., Ltd.
Clark & Reid Company, Inc.
Covance Inc.
Cumulus Media Inc.
Dart Group PLC.
David Jones Ltd.
DexYP.
Dhamecha Group Ltd.
Dierbergs Markets, Inc.
Donuts Inc.
Duke Realty Corporation.
Eden Creamery LLC.
Elmer’s Restaurants, Inc.
Enersys Inc.
Esaote SpA.
Eurogate GmbH and Company KGaA, KG.
Evoqua Water Technologies Corp.
Findel plc.
First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.
Flynn Restaurant Group LP.
ForeScout Technologies, Inc.
GE Capital Aviation Services, LLC.
Geelong Football Club Ltd.
General Bearing Corporation.
German American Bancorp.
Globes Publisher Itonut (1983) Ltd.
Glock Ges.m.b.H.
Greenberg Traurig LLP.
Griesson - de Beukelaer GmbH and Company KG.
Haier Group.
Halewood International Holdings PLC.
Hang Seng Bank Limited.
Hanna Andersson, LLC.
Hartwall Ab Oyj.
Hilcona AG.
Hydro-Quebec.
IBERIABANK Corporation.
Ipca Laboratories Ltd.
IPSCO Tubulars Inc.
Israel Hayom.
Itron Inc.
JEOL Ltd.
Jiangling Motors Corporation, Ltd.
John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc.
The Judge Group, Inc.
Kaplan, Inc.
KHS Group.
Klement’s Sausage Co., Inc.
Korn/Ferry International.
KPTV-KPDX Broadcasting Corporation.
LS Mtron Ltd.
MCH Group AG.
Nasdaq PHLX LLC.
National Association of Manufacturers.
OTC Markets Group Inc.
Purcell Systems, Inc.
Reinhart Foodservice L.L.C.
RWJ Barnabas Health Inc.
Schiffman’s Inc.
Seven Network Limited.
Synchrony Financial.
Tabula Rasa HealthCare, Inc.
Tendam.
Too Faced Cosmetics, LLC.
U.S. Green Building Council.
WNET.org.
The Wolf Organization, Inc.
Cumulative Index to Companies.
Index to Industries.
Geographic Index.