Bebe Stores, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, develops, and produces a range of women's apparel and accessories under the bebe, BEBE SPORT, and bbsp brand names. Its product line includes fashion separates, tops, dresses, active wear, and outerwear across various wardrobe occasions, as well as accessories, such as jewelry, sunglasses, fragrances, cosmetics, shoes, and handbag assortments. As of August 27, 2015, the company operated 163 bebe retail stores, including the on-line store bebe.com; and 37 bebe outlet stores located in the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada. It also distributes and sells bebe branded product through its licensees in approximately 20 countries. Bebe Stores, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Brisbane, California.
Lincoln Educational Services Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides various career-oriented post-secondary education services in the United States. It offers degree and diploma programs in five principal areas of study, including automotive technology, health sciences, skilled trades, hospitality services, and business and information technology to recent high school graduates and working adults. As of March 10, 2015, it operated 31 campuses in 15 states under the Lincoln College of Technology, Lincoln Technical Institute, Euphoria Institute of Beauty Arts and Sciences, Lincoln Culinary Institute, and Lincoln College of New England brand names. The company was founded in 1946 and is based in West Orange, New Jersey.
Aropostale, Inc. operates as a specialty retailer of casual apparel and accessories for 14 to 17 year-old young women and men. It operates through two segments, Retail Stores and E-Commerce, and International Licensing. The company also offers casual clothing and accessories focusing on kids between the ages of 4 to 12 year olds. As of March 24, 2015, it operated 766 Aropostale stores in 50 states and Puerto Rico, 61 Aropostale stores in Canada, and 26 P.S. from Aropostale stores in 12 states and Puerto Rico. In addition, the company markets its products through ps4u.com and aeropostale.com, as well as its licensees operate 251 Aropostale and P.S. from Aropostale locations in the Middle East, Asia, Europe, and Latin America under various licensing agreements. Further, it operates GoJane.com that retails in fashion footwear, contemporary apparel, and other accessories for women online. Aropostale, Inc. has a strategic partnership with Sycamore Partners. The company was formerly known as MSS-Delaware, Inc. and changed its name to Aropostale, Inc. in February 2000. Aropostale, Inc. was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in New York, New York.
Regis Corporation owns, operates, and franchises hairstyling and hair care salons for men, women, and children in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and Puerto Rico. The company operates in three segments: North American Value, North American Premium, and International. Its salons offer haircutting and styling, including shampooing and conditioning; custom styling, cutting, and hair coloring; and other services, as well as provides professional hair care products. The company operates salons primarily under the SmartStyle, Supercuts, MasterCuts, Regis Salons, Cost Cutters, Hair masters, First Choice Haircutters, Magicuts, and Sassoon trade names in enclosed mall shopping centers, strip shopping centers, Walmart Supercenters, department stores, mass merchants, and high-street locations. As of June 30, 2014, the company owned, franchised, or held ownership interests in 9,674 locations worldwide. Regis Corporation, through its 54.5% interest in Empire Education Group, Inc., operates cosmetology schools primarily under the brand names of Empire Beauty School and the Hair Design School. It owns and operates 110 cosmetology schools in the United States. Regis Corporation was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Edina, Minnesota.
Violin Memory, Inc. develops and supplies memory-based storage systems to bring storage performance in line with high-speed applications, servers, and networks worldwide. The company provides flash storage platforms and all flash arrays that integrate enterprise-class hardware and software technologies to address the limitations of hard disk drive-based and solid state drive-based storage solutions that use off-the-shelf components. Its products include 7300 Flash Storage Platform, which combines data protection and reduction services; 7300E Flash Storage Platform; 7700 Flash Storage Platform for large, multi-petabyte, and multi-site deployments for customers; 6000 Series All Flash Array; Windows Flash Array; and Symphony, a system management software solution that enables centralized management of violin flash storage platforms and all flash arrays. The company also offers various customer services and support programs comprising hardware and software support, software updates, on-site or classroom training, on-site professional services, Internet access to technical content, and 24-hour telephone and email access to technical support personnel. Its products are used in a variety of markets, including consumer, education, financial services, government, healthcare, industrial, Internet, media and entertainment, telecom, and transportation through its direct sales force, systems vendors, resellers, and other channel partners. The company was formerly known as Violin Technologies, Inc. and changed its name to Violin Memory, Inc. in April 2007. Violin Memory, Inc. was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, California.
Blyth, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a direct to consumer marketing company in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Australia. The company operates through two segments: Candles & Home Dcor and Catalog & Internet. The Candles & Home Dcor segment sells candles, flameless and other home fragrance products, and related decorative accessories under the PartyLite and GloLite by PartyLite brand names through independent sales consultants. The Catalog & Internet segment develops and markets an array of decorative and functional household products, personalized products, gifts, food products, health and wellness products, and beauty products under the Miles Kimball, Walter Drake, Easy Comforts, As We Change, Exposures, and Native Remedies brands through its Websites, catalogs, and direct mail campaigns. Blyth, Inc. was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut.
Intersections Inc. provides subscription based services to manage personal information and risks in the United States and Canada. It operates through four segments: Personal Information Services, Insurance and Other Consumer Services, Pet Health Monitoring, and Bail Bonds Industry Solutions. The Personal Information Services segment offers personal information and identity theft protection services for consumers to understand, monitor, manage, and protect against the risks associated with their personal information. Its services include credit reports, credit monitoring, educational credit scores, and credit education; reports, monitoring, and education about other personal information and risks, such as public records, identity validation, new accounts, and Internet risks; identity theft recovery services; identity theft cost reimbursement insurance; and software and other technology tools and services. This segment also offers breach response services to organizations responding to compromises of sensitive personal information. The Insurance and Other Consumer Services segment provides insurance and membership products for consumers. It also designs wellness-driven health plans and engagement programs. The Pet Health Monitoring segment offers VOYCE, a health and wellness platform that connects pets and their owners, veterinarians, and other caregivers with pet health monitoring data, pet health related content, and information management tools. The Bail Bonds Industry Solutions segment provides automated service solutions for the bail bonds industry, such as data management, bookkeeping, accounting, reporting, and decision making tools that allow bail bondsmen, general agents, and sureties to run their offices, to exercise operational and financial control over their businesses, and to make decisions. Intersections Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia.
Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the seafloor mineral exploration, and search and recovery of deep-ocean shipwrecks worldwide. Its shipwreck projects include various activities, such as research of historical records and academic materials; search operations; archaeological pre-disturbance survey, and archaeological excavation and recovery; conservation, recording, documentation, and publication/exhibition; surgical removal of deck plates or ship structures; cargo salvage; and commercial monetization of recovered cargo. The company also conducts deep-ocean mineral exploration; and sells coins, bullion, and other mass-produced cargo to collectors, as well as cultural collections of artifacts to museums and other institutions. Odyssey Marine Exploration, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida.
MYOS Corporation, a bionutrition and biotherapeutics company, engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of nutritional and therapeutic products for maintaining and improving the health and performance of muscle tissue. The company primarily focuses on developing the products that improve muscle health and function essential to the management of sarcopenia, cachexia, and degenerative muscle diseases, and as an adjunct to the treatment of obesity. Its products include MYO-T12, a clinical myostatin inhibitor, which is distributed in the United States under the MYO-X brand name to specialty retail and other outlets; and Cenegenics Muscle Formula, a private-label product distributed within the age management network. The company was formerly known as Atlas Therapeutics Corporation and changed its name to MYOS Corporation in May 2012. MYOS Corporation was founded in 2007 and is based in Cedar Knolls, New Jersey.
Valhi, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the chemicals, component products, waste management, and real estate businesses worldwide. The company's Chemicals segment offers titanium dioxide pigments to impart whiteness, brightness, and opacity to products, such as paints, plastics, paper, fibers, and ceramics; critical components for use in coatings, plastics, and paper applications; and specialty products, including inks, foods, and cosmetics. This segment also owns and operates ilmenite mines; and manufactures and sells iron-based chemicals, titanium oxychloride, and titanyl sulfate. Its Component Products segment manufactures mechanical and electrical cabinet locks and other locking mechanisms used in ignition systems, mailboxes, file cabinets, desk drawers, tool storage cabinets, vending and gaming machines, high security medical cabinetry, electrical circuit panels, storage compartments, and gas station security applications. This segment's marine components include stainless steel exhaust headers, exhaust pipes, mufflers, other exhaust components, GPS speedometers and tachometers, mechanical and electronic controls and throttles, steering wheels and other billet aluminum accessories, dash panels, LED lighting, wire harnesses, and other accessories. The company's Waste Management segment processes, treats, stores, and disposes radioactive, hazardous, toxic, and other wastes. This segment serves industrial companies, including nuclear utilities, chemical, aerospace and electronics businesses, and governmental agencies. It's Real Estate Management and Development segment provides utility services; owns real property; and develops land holdings for commercial, industrial, and residential purposes. The company also offers insurance brokerage and risk management services, and holds marketable securities and other investments. The company was founded in 1932 and is based in Dallas, Texas. Valhi, Inc. is a subsidiary of Contran Corporation.