Abercrombie & Fitch Co., through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty retailer of apparel for men, women, and kids. The company operates through three segments: U.S. Stores, International Stores, and Direct-to-Consumer. It sells various products, such as casual sportswear apparel comprising knit and woven shirts, graphic T-shirts, fleece, jeans and woven pants, shorts, sweaters, and outerwear; personal care products; and accessories for men, women, and kids under the Abercrombie & Fitch, abercrombie kids, and Hollister brand names. The company also offers bras, underwear, personal care products, sleepwear, and at-home products for girls under the Gilly Hicks brand. As of January 31, 2015, it operated through 799 stores in the United States and Puerto Rico; and 170 stores in Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East. The company sells its products through its stores and direct-to-consumer sales. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in New Albany, Ohio.
Airgas, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, supplies industrial, medical and specialty gases, and hard goods. The company operates through two segments, Distribution and All Other Operations. The Distribution segment offers industrial, medical, and specialty gases, as well as hard goods, such as welding equipment and related products, consumables and equipment, safety products, construction supplies, and maintenance, repair, and operating supplies. It offers atmospheric gases, including nitrogen, oxygen, and argon; helium; hydrogen; welding and fuel gases, such as acetylene, propylene, and propane; carbon dioxide; nitrous oxide; various gases; special application blends; and process chemicals. This segment also rents gas cylinders, cryogenic liquid containers, bulk storage tanks, tube trailers, and welding-related and other equipment. The All Other Operations segment produces carbon dioxide, dry ice, and nitrous oxide; distributes refrigerants, and anhydrous and aqua ammonia; and provides technical and refrigerant reclamation services. The company markets its products and services through various sales channels, including branch-based sales representatives, retail stores, strategic customer account programs, telesales, catalogs, e-business, and independent distributors. It serves various industries, including manufacturing and metal fabrication; non-residential construction; life sciences and healthcare; food, beverage, and retail; energy and chemical production and distribution; basic materials and services; and government and other industries. The company has operations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Russia, Dubai, and European countries. Airgas, Inc. was founded in 1982 and is based in Radnor, Pennsylvania.
ArcBest Corporation provides freight transportation services and integrated logistics solutions worldwide. The company's Freight Transportation segment transports general commodities, such as food, textiles, apparel, furniture, appliances, chemicals, petroleum products, rubber, plastics, metal and metal products, wood, glass, automotive parts, machinery, and miscellaneous manufactured products through less than container load services. This segment also offers motor carrier services in Canada and Puerto Rico through arrangements with other trucking companies. Its Premium Logistics & Expedited Freight Services segment provides expedited freight transportation services to commercial and government customers; premium logistics services, such as deployment of specialized equipment to meet line haul requirements; and domestic and international freight transportation with air, ocean, and ground service. The company's Transportation Management segment offers third-party transportation brokerage and management services by sourcing various capacity solutions, including dry van over the road and intermodal, flatbed, temperature-controlled, and specialized equipment. This segment also provides full container load and expedited less than container load ocean transportation services; and transportation and warehouse management services. Its Emergency & Preventative Maintenance segment offers roadside assistance and maintenance management services for commercial vehicles through third-party service providers. The company's Household Goods Moving Services segment provides third-party transportation, warehousing, and delivery services to consumer, corporate, and military household goods moving markets. As of December 31, 2014, it operated approximately 4,100 tractors and 19,900 trailers. The company was formerly known as Arkansas Best Corporation and changed its name to ArcBest Corporation in May 2014. The company was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Broadcom Corporation provides semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications. Its products offer voice, video, data, and multimedia connectivity in the home, office, and mobile environments. The company operates in two segments: Broadband and Connectivity, and Infrastructure and Networking. The Broadband and Connectivity segment offers platform solutions for cable, satellite, Internet protocol, over-the-top, and terrestrial set-top boxes; DSL, cable, and fiber broadband access services; femtocell to enhance cellular coverage and small cell low-powered radio access nodes, as well as location-based services technology and touch controllers; and integrated and discrete Wi-Fi, bluetooth, and near field communication solutions. The Infrastructure and Networking segment offers Ethernet switches and PHYs for service provider networks, data center implementations, and enterprise and small-and-medium businesses; Ethernet copper transceivers; automotive Ethernet products; and backplane and optical front-end physical layer devices. This segment also provides multicore communication processors; knowledge-based processors, microwave modems and RF, VoIP solutions, and digital front-end processors; Ethernet controllers; and a range of custom application-specific integrated circuit solutions. The company markets and sells its products through direct sales force, distributors, and manufacturers' representatives in the United States; and through regional offices, as well as a network of independent distributors and representatives primarily in Asia, Australia, Europe, South Africa, and South America. Broadcom Corporation was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Irvine, California.
Con-way Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides transportation, logistics, and supply chain management services to various manufacturing, industrial, and retail customers in North America and internationally. It operates through three segments: Freight, Logistics, and Truckload. The Freight segment offers day-definite regional, inter-regional, and transcontinental less-than-truckload freight services with a fleet of line-haul, and pickup-and-delivery tractors and trailers. As of December 31, 2014, this segment owned and operated approximately 9,500 tractors and 25,500 trailers. The Logistics segment develops contract-logistics solutions, including managing complex distribution networks; and providing supply chain engineering and consulting services, as well as multimodal freight brokerage services. This segment's supply-chain management offerings are primarily related to transportation-management and contract-warehousing services. This segment operated 78 warehouses in North America; and additional 81 warehouses. The Truckload segment offers dry-van transportation services that include short-and long-haul, and asset-based transportation services using a fleet of tractors and trailers. This segment owned and operated 5 terminals with bulk fuel, tractor, and trailer parking; and owned and operated approximately 2,600 tractors and 7,800 trailers. Con-way Inc. was founded in 1929 and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Greif, Inc. produces and sells industrial packaging products worldwide. The company's Rigid Industrial Packaging & Services segment provides rigid intermediate bulk containers, closure systems, transit protection products, water bottles, and remanufactured and reconditioned industrial containers, as well as steel, fiber, and plastic drums; and container lifecycle management, blending, filling and other packaging, logistics, and warehousing services. This segment sells its products to customers in the chemicals, paints and pigments, food and beverage, petroleum, industrial coatings, agricultural, pharmaceutical, mineral, and other industries. Its Paper Packaging segment provides containerboard, corrugated sheets, corrugated containers, and other corrugated products to customers in packaging, automotive, food, and building products industries. This segment's corrugated container products are used to ship home appliances, small machinery, grocery products, building products, automotive components, books and furniture, and other applications. The company's Flexible Products & Services segment offers flexible intermediate bulk containers and related services to agricultural, food, and other industries. Its Land Management segment engages in harvesting and regeneration of timber properties; and sale of timberland and special use land. As of October 31, 2014, this segment owned approximately 250,200 acres of timber property in the southeastern United States and approximately 5,300 acres of timber property in Canada. The company was formerly known as Greif Bros. Corporation and changed its name to Greif, Inc. in 2001. Greif, Inc. was founded in 1877 and is headquartered in Delaware, Ohio.
Himax Technologies, Inc., a fabless semiconductor company, provides display imaging processing technologies to consumer electronics worldwide. The company operates through Driver IC and Non-Driver Products segments. It offers display driver integrated circuits (ICs) and timing controllers used in televisions (TVs), laptops, monitors, mobile phones, tablets, digital cameras, car navigation, and other consumer electronics devices. The company also designs and provides controllers for touch sensor displays, liquid crystal on silicon micro-displays and micro-electro mechanical systems used in palm-size projectors and head-mounted displays, light-emitting diode driver ICs, power management ICs, scaler products for monitors and projectors, tailor-made video processing IC solutions, and silicon IPs. In addition, it offers digital camera solutions, including complementary metal oxide semiconductor image sensors and wafer level optics, which are used in various applications, such as mobile phone, tablet, laptop, TV, PC camera, automobile, security, and medical devices. The company markets its products to panel manufacturers, agents or distributors, module manufacturers, and assembly houses; and camera module manufacturers, optical engine manufacturers, and television system manufacturers. Himax Technologies, Inc. was founded in 2001 and headquartered in Tainan, Taiwan.
J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides surface transportation and delivery services in the continental United States, Canada, and Mexico. The company operates in four segments: Intermodal (JBI), Dedicated Contract Services (DCS), Integrated Capacity Solutions (ICS), and Truck (JBT). The JBI segment offers intermodal freight solutions, including origin and destination pickup, and delivery services. This segment operates approximately 73,298 pieces of company-owned trailing equipment; owns and maintains its chassis fleet consisting of 65,455 units; and manages a fleet of approximately 3,916 company-owned tractors and 761 independent contractor trucks. The DCS segment designs, develops, and executes supply-chain solutions that support various transportation networks. It focuses on private fleet conversion and creation in replenishment, specialized equipment, and final-mile delivery services. As of December 31, 2014, this segment operated 6,425 company-owned trucks, 448 customer-owned trucks, and 7 independent contractor trucks. The ICS segment offers non-asset and asset-light transportation logistics solutions; and flatbed, refrigerated, expedited, and less-than-truckload solutions, as well as various dry-van and intermodal solutions. It also provides single-source logistics management for customers that desire to outsource their transportation functions. The JBT segment offers full-load and dry-van freight services by utilizing tractors operating over roads and highways. As of December 31, 2014, this segment operated 1,296 company-owned tractors. J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. transports or arranges for the transportation of freight, such as general merchandise, specialty consumer items, appliances, forest and paper products, food and beverages, building materials, soaps and cosmetics, automotive parts, agricultural products, electronics, and chemicals. The company was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Lowell, Arkansas.
Knight Transportation, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a short-to-medium haul truckload carrier of general commodities primarily in the United States. It operates through two segments, Trucking and Logistics. The Trucking segment offers truckload carrier dry van, temperature-controlled (refrigerated), and drayage services between ocean ports, rail ramps, and shipping docks. As of December 31, 2014, it operated 3,718 company-owned tractors; and an average of 9,732 trailers, as well as had 456 tractors under contract that are owned and operated by independent contractors. The Logistics segment provides logistics, freight management, freight brokerage, rail intermodal, and other non-trucking services. Knight Transportation, Inc. was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.
Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation develops, markets, sells, and manages vacation ownership and related products under the Marriott Vacation Club and Grand Residences by Marriott brands. The company also develops, markets, and sells vacation ownership and related products under The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club brand; and holds right to develop, market, and sell ownership residential products under The Ritz-Carlton Residences brand. It sells points-based vacation ownership products through two points-based ownership programs: Marriott Vacation Club Destinations and Marriott Vacation Club, Asia Pacific programs; and weeks-based vacation ownership products. As of January 2, 2015, the company operated 58 properties with 12,866 vacation ownership villas and approximately 415,000 owners in the United States, and 7 other countries and territories. In addition, it is involved in financing consumer purchases of vacation ownership products; and renting vacation ownership inventory. The company sells its upscale tier vacation ownership products primarily through a network of resort-based sales centers and certain off-site sales locations. Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corporation is headquartered in Orlando, Florida.