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
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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