ALCO Stores, Inc. operates as a regional broad line retailer in the central United States. Its ALCO stores offer a range of merchandise consisting of approximately 35,000 items, including automotive, consumables and commodities, crafts, domestics, electronics, furniture, hardware, health and beauty aids, housewares, jewelry, pre-recorded music and video, sporting goods, seasonal items, stationery, and toys, as well as ladies', men's, and children's apparel and shoes. As of May 5, 2014, the company operated 198 stores. It also sells video games and electronics, housewares, appliances and furniture, health and beauty aids, baby goods, office supplies, automotive and sporting goods, and other products at ALCOstores.com . The company was formerly known as Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. and changed its name to ALCO Stores, Inc. in July 2012. ALCO Stores, Inc. was founded in 1901 and is headquartered in Coppell, Texas. On October 12, 2014, ALCO Stores, Inc., along with its affiliate, filed a voluntary petition for reorganization under Chapter 11 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas.
NCR Corporation, a technology company, provides products and services that enable businesses to connect, interact, and transact with their customers worldwide. It operates in four segments: Financial Services, Retail Solutions, Hospitality, and Emerging Industries. The company's financial-oriented self-service technologies include automated teller machines (ATM); cash dispensers; and software solutions, such as the APTRA ATM software application suite, and cash management and video banking software, as well as professional services related to ATM security, software, and bank branch optimization. It also provides retail and hospitality oriented technologies comprising point of sale terminals and software, bar-code scanners, and other retail-oriented software and services; and self-service kiosks and related operating software. In addition, the company offers hardware, software, professional, and support services that enable capture, processing, and retaining of check and item-based transactions; two-sided thermal papers; paper rolls for receipts in ATMs and point of sale devices solutions; inkjet and laser printer supplies; thermal transfer and ink ribbons; labels; laser documents; business forms; and specialty media products, such as photo and presentation papers. Further, it provides maintenance and support services; site assessment and preparation, staging, installation and implementation, systems management, and complete managed services; predictive services; and software and services, which include software as a service and hosted services, as well as online, mobile, and transactional services and applications. Additionally, the company resells third-party networking products and related service offerings in the telecommunications and technology sectors. It primarily serves financial services, retail and hospitality, travel and gaming, and transportation and manufacturing industries. The company was founded in 1884 and is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia.
Portugal Telecom, SGPS, S.A. provides various telecommunications and multimedia services in Portugal, Brazil, and internationally. It operates in the areas of fixed, mobile, and multimedia communications services; information systems; research and development; satellite communications; and international investments. The company offers local, long distance, and international telephone services; circuits hiring services; mobile, data, and Internet communications; cable television; information systems and contents; corporate solutions; and entertainment services. It is also involved in the publication of telephone directories and operation of related data bases; commercialization of value added products and services in the areas of information and communication; provision of services and product supply in the area of information systems and technologies; provides payment services; innovation, research, development, and integration of telecommunications services and engineering solutions, as well as offers training services in telecommunications; and production, promotion, and sale of information systems. In addition, the company provides postal network services; pension fund management services; consultant and negotiation services; business advisory board service installment, consultation, administration, and business management services; research, design, programming, information, and support systems; and call and contact center services. Further, it is involved in the administration of real estate assets; provision of real estate investment consultancy; management of property developments; purchase and sale of real estate; and purchase, sale, and services rendering of telecommunications products and information technologies. The company was formerly known as Portugal Telecom, S.A. and changed its name to Portugal Telecom, SGPS, S.A. in December 2000. Portugal Telecom, SGPS, S.A. was founded in 1994 and is based in Lisbon, Portugal.
BSD Medical Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, and services systems to treat cancer and benign diseases through heat therapy delivered using focused radiofrequency (RF) and microwave energy. It develops technology and products for thermal ablation and hyperthermia cancer therapy through various techniques, which include thermal ablation that ablates soft tissues at high temperatures through focused microwave energy; and superficial hyperthermia, which non-invasively treats cancerous tumors located within a few centimeters of the surface of the body, including melanoma and recurrent breast cancer. The company also develops internal or interstitial hyperthermia that treats tumors in combination with internal radiation therapy; and deep hyperthermia, which non-invasively treats tumors located deep within the body. It provides MicroThermX microwave ablation systems for the ablation of soft tissue; BSD-500 Hyperthermia System that delivers superficial or interstitial hyperthermia therapy or both; and BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System, which non-invasively delivers localized therapeutic heating to solid tumors by applying RF energy to certain cancerous tumors, as well as BSD-2000/3D and BSD-2000/3D/MR systems. The company serves clinics, hospitals, and institutes in the United States and internationally. BSD Medical Corporation was founded in 1978 and is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Celator Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company, develops therapies to treat cancer. Its proprietary drug ratio technology platform, CombiPlex, represents a novel approach that identifies molar ratios of drugs that would deliver a synergistic benefit, and locks the desired ratio in a nano-scale drug delivery vehicle, which maintains the ratio in patients with improving clinical outcomes. The company's pipeline includes two clinical stage products, CPX-351, a liposomal formulation of cytarabine:daunorubicin, which is in Phase II studies for the treatment of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and a Phase III study in patients with secondary AML; and CPX-1, a liposomal formulation of irinotecan:floxuridine that has completed Phase II study for the treatment of colorectal cancer. Its preclinical stage product candidates comprise CPX-571, a liposomal formulation of irinotecan:cisplatin; and CPX-8, a hydrophobic docetaxel prodrug nanoparticle formulation for in vitro and in vivo study. The company was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Ewing, New Jersey.
GlobeImmune Inc. operates as a biopharmaceutical company. The company develops and manufactures Tarmogens, a molecular immunotherapy vaccine for the treatment of cancer and infectious diseases. Its products include GI-4000 for pancreas, non-small cell lung, colorectal, endometrial, and ovarian cancers, as well as melanoma and multiple myeloma; GI-6207 for the treatment of human epithelial cancers, including non-small cell lung cancer, colorectal, pancreas, breast, gastric, and medullary thyroid cancers; GI-6301, a Tarmogen used for the treatment of lung, breast, colon, bladder, kidney, ovary, uterus, and prostate cancers; and GS-4774 a therapeutic vaccine for chronic HBV infection. GlobeImmune, Inc. was formerly known as Ceres Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and changed its name to GlobeImmune Inc. in 2001. The company was founded in 1995 and is based in Louisville, Colorado.
QEP Midstream Partners, LP is engaged in the ownership, operation, acquisition, and development of midstream energy assets in the United States. The company provides natural gas and crude oil gathering and transportation services through its interests in four gathering systems and two federal energy regulatory commission-regulated pipelines. As of December 31, 2013, its gathering systems had 1,512 miles of pipeline. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Denver, Colorado.QEP Midstream Partners, LP operates as a subsidiary of QEP Field Services Company.
Servotronics, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, and markets advanced technology and consumer products in the United States. The company operates in two segments, Advanced Technology Group (ATG) and Consumer Products Group (CPG). The ATG segment provides various servo-control components that convert an electrical current into a mechanical force or movement, and other related products. This segment's servo-control components include torque motors, electromagnetic actuators, hydraulic valves, pneumatic valves, and related devices, which are principally sold to the commercial aerospace, missile, aircraft, and government related industries, as well as medical and industrial markets. It also offers metallic seals in various cross-sectional configurations that are used to fit between two metal surfaces to produce a secure and leak-proof joint, as well as to close tolerances from standard and special alloy steels. This segment markets its products through its professional staff to the United States Government, government prime contractors, government subcontractors, commercial manufacturers, and end users. The CPG segment provides various cutlery products, including steak, carving, bread, butcher, and paring knives for household use and for use in restaurants, institutions, and private industry; fixed and folding knives for use in hunting, fishing, and camping; and machetes, bayonets, axes, strap cutters, and other tools primarily for military use. It also produces and markets other cutlery items, such as various specialty tools, putty knives, linoleum sheet cutters, field knives, scalpels, and micro-spatulas. This segment markets its products through its sales resources and independent manufacturers' representatives to hardware, supermarket, variety, department, discount, gift, drug stores; outdoors and sporting retailers; and various branches of the United States Government. Servotronics, Inc. was founded in 1959 and is based in Elma, New York.
Oi S.A., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated telecommunication services for residential customers, companies, and governmental agencies in Brazil. It operates in three segments: Fixed-Line and Data Transmission Services, Mobile Services, and Other Services. The company offers fixed-line voice services, such as installation, monthly subscription, metered services, collect calls, and supplemental local services; domestic and international long-distance services; broadband Internet access services; subscription television services; and bundled services, as well as owns and operates public telephones. It also provides post-paid and pre-paid mobile voice and mobile data communications services; mobile long-distance services; value-added services, which include voice, text, and data applications consisting of voicemail, caller ID, personalization, text messaging subscription, chat, mobile television, and location-based services and applications; digital trunk services; and advanced voice services and voice portals, as well as leases digital and analog lines for use in private networks. Further, it provides mobile plans to small and medium-sized enterprises; data transmission services comprising interconnection between local area networks, videoconferencing, video/image transmission, and multimedia applications; information technology infrastructure services; data center services; managed services for mobile devices; and interconnection and network usage charges, and traffic transportation services for other telecommunications providers, as well as operates an Internet portal and a call center. As of December 31, 2013, it had approximately 655,400 public telephones; and 11.6 million fixed lines in service in Region I and 6.7 million fixed lines in service in Region II. The company was formerly known as Brasil Telecom S.A. and changed its name to Oi S.A. in February 2012. Oi S.A. was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Steven Madden, Ltd. designs, sources, markets, and sells fashion-forward name brand and private label footwear for women, men, and children. Its Wholesale Footwear segment provides footwear under the Steve Madden Women's, Madden Girl, Steve Madden Men's, Madden, Steven, l.e.i, Olsenboye, Stevies and Steve Madden Kids, Betsey Johnson Shoes, Superga, FREEBIRD by Steven, Report, Mad Love, and Candies brands. The company's Wholesale Accessories segment offers handbags and accessories under the Steve Madden, Steven by Steve Madden, Madden Girl, Betsey Johnson, Betseyville, Big Buddha, and Olsenboye brands, as well as cold weather accessories, fashion scarves, wraps, and other trend accessories under the Cejon and Steve Madden brands. Its Retail segment owns and operates 124 retail stores, including the 24 outlets and 3 e-commerce stores. The company's First Cost segment operates as a buying agent for footwear under private labels and licensed brands for large mass-market merchandisers, shoe chains, and other mid-tier retailers. Its Licensing segment licenses its Steve Madden and Steven by Steve Madden trademarks to manufacture, market, and sell sunglasses, eyewear, outerwear, bedding, hosiery and women's fashion apparel, jewelry, watches, and luggage, as well as the Betsey Johnson and Betseyville trademarks to manufacture, market, and sell apparel, jewelry, swimwear, eyewear, watches, fragrances, and outerwear. The company's product brand portfolio also includes the Brian Atwood designer and the B Brian Atwood contemporary brands. It markets its products through department stores, specialty stores, luxury retailers, value priced retailers, national chains, mass merchants, and catalog retailers in the United States and Canada; and special distribution arrangements in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Mexico, India, South Africa, and Central and South America. The company was founded in 1990 and is based in Long Island City, New York.