International directory of company histories, Volume 52

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St. James Press, 2003 - 675 páginas
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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 4,550 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, NAIC codes, key dates, ticker symbol, principal subsidiaries, principal divisions, principal operating units, principle competators 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. Each volume includes a cumulative index to companies and personal names. Vol. 7 and subsequent volumes include a cumulative index to industries.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. Startin with Volume 37 a geographical index to companies sorted by country of head office. The index includes Country name, alphabetical list of companies from that country, and volume numberwhere the company profile can be found.

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Volume 4 of this very highly recommended set covers 234 major international, mostly public companies with sales of over $2 billion in the fields of mining and metals, paper and forestry, petroleum ... Ler resenha completa

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In the review of Volume 2 of this proposed five-volume set, this reviewer concluded, "An excellent work at a reasonable price'' ( LJ 10/15/90). Nothing about Volume 3 diminishes that judgment. In fact ... Ler resenha completa

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ABC Family Worldwide Inc
3
Administaff Inc
11
American Gramaphone LLC
18
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation
27
Australia and New Zealand Banking
35
Bear Stearns Companies Inc
41
Bonnier AB
49
CJ Clark International Ltd
56
Farmer Bros Co
117
Mueller Industries Inc
256
PDI Inc
272
Prime Hospitality Corporation
280
Public Storage Inc
291
Royal Olympic Cruise Lines Inc
297
Sensient Technologies Corporation
303
Shurgard Storage Centers Inc
309

Casual Male Retail Group Inc
64
Century Aluminum Company
71
China Merchants International
79
Concord EFS Inc
86
Cott Corporation
95
ElkCorp
103
Etienne Aigner AG
109
Spherion Corporation
316
Starkey Laboratories Inc
323
Stelmar Shipping Ltd
329
Synovus Financial Corp
336
Index to Companies
345
671
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