MoneyGram International, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides money transfer and payment services in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Global Funds Transfer and Financial Paper Products. The Global Funds Transfer segment provides money transfer and bill payment services primarily to unbanked and under banked consumers. Its bill payment services allow consumers to make bill payments, pay routine bills, or load and reload prepaid debit cards to various billers in the credit card, mortgage, auto finance, telecommunications, corrections, satellite, health care, utilities, property management, prepaid card, and collections industries. This segment provides money transfer services through its network of agents, as well as through company- operated retail locations. It also offers money transfer services on the Internet through its MoneyGram Online service, as well as through kiosks, ATMs, prepaid cards, and direct-to-bank account products. The Financial Paper Products segment provides money orders to consumers through its retail and financial institution locations; and offers official check services to financial institutions. This segment sells its money orders under the MoneyGram brand, as well as on a private label or co-branded basis with retail and financial institution agents. MoneyGram International, Inc. was founded in 1926 and is headquartered in Dallas, Texas.
YRC Worldwide Inc. provides various transportation services primarily in North America. Its YRC Freight segment offers various services to transport industrial, commercial, and retail goods, such as apparel, appliances, automotive parts, chemicals, food, furniture, glass, machinery, metal, metal products, non-bulk petroleum products, rubber, textiles, wood, and other manufactured products or components. This segment also provides specialized services, including guaranteed expedited services, time-specific deliveries, cross-border services, coast-to-coast air delivery, product returns, temperature-sensitive shipment protection, and government material shipments. It serves manufacturing, wholesale, retail, and government customers. As of December 31, 2014, this segment had a fleet of 8,300 tractors comprising 7,200 owned tractors and 1,100 leased tractors; and 32,800 trailers consisting of 29,100 owned trailers and 3,700 leased trailers. The company's Regional Transportation segment provides regional delivery services, which include next-day local area delivery and second-day services, consolidation/distribution services, protect-from-freezing and hazardous materials handling, and other specialized offerings; expedited delivery services that consist of day-definite, hour-definite, and time definite capabilities; interregional delivery services; and cross-border delivery, as well as the operation of my.yrcregional.com and NewPenn.com, which are e-commerce Websites offering online resources to manage transportation activities. As of December 31, 2014, this segment had a fleet of 6,400 tractors, including approximately 5,500 owned and 900 leased; and approximately 13,000 trailers comprising approximately 11,600 owned trailers and 1,400 leased trailers. The company was formerly known as Yellow Roadway Corporation and changed its name to YRC Worldwide Inc. in January 2006. YRC Worldwide Inc. was founded in 1924 and is headquartered in Overland Park, Kansas.
Hutchinson Technology Incorporated researches, designs, develops, manufactures, and supplies suspension assemblies for hard disk drives in Thailand, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Malaysia, the United States, and internationally. The company's suspension assemblies are components in computers, and various consumer electronics and enterprise storage products. It also offers disk drive industry-related engineering services and specific disk drive program capacity, and biomeasurement products. The company sells its suspension assemblies to original equipment manufacturers and subassemblers. Hutchinson Technology Incorporated was founded in 1965 and is headquartered in Hutchinson, Minnesota.
500.com Limited provides online sports lottery services in the People's Republic of China. It operates as an aggregator and processor of lottery purchase orders from its registered user accounts. The company offers a suite of online lottery services, information, user tools, and virtual community venues. Its lottery sales services comprise individual lottery purchase, lottery pool purchase, automatic tag-along purchase, recurring purchase, and locked-in lottery number purchase services. The company provides its services through its mobile applications to mobile users, as well as through its online platform. As of December 31, 2014, it had 54.7 million registered user accounts. The company was formerly known as 500wan.com Limited and changed its name to 500.com Limited in October 2013. 500.com Limited was founded in 2001 and is based in Shenzhen, the People's Republic of China.
Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates natural and organic groceries and dietary supplement retail stores in the United States. The company's stores offer natural and organic grocery products, such as organic produce products; bulk food and private label products; dry, frozen, and canned groceries; meat and seafood products; dairy products and dairy substitutes; prepared foods; bread and baked products; and beverages. Its stores also provide private label dietary supplements; body care products comprising cosmetics, skin care, hair care, fragrance and personal care products containing natural and organic ingredients; pet care and food products; household and general merchandise, including cleaning supplies, paper products, dish and laundry soap, and other common household products; and books and handouts. As of July 7, 2015, the company operated approximately 99 stores in 17 states. Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. operates its retail stores under the Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage trademark. The company was founded in 1955 and is headquartered in Lakewood, Colorado.
CPS Technologies Corporation provides advanced material solutions to the electronics, robotics, automotive, defense, and other industries. Its products are used in applications, which involve energy use or energy generation. The company primarily offers metal matrix composites that are a combination of metal and ceramic for various applications, including motor controllers used in electric trains, subway cars and wind turbines, hybrid and electric vehicles, and aerospace and defense; and integrated circuits used in Internet switches and routers. It also supplies lids and heat spreaders for microprocessors, application-specific integrated circuits, and other integrated circuits; and baseplates and heat spreaders on which power semiconductors are mounted to produce modules for motor control. In addition, the company assembles housings and packages for hybrid circuits; and develops, manufactures, and markets metal-matrix composite components for structural end-markets, including armor, and oil and gas. It sells its products primarily to wireless communications infrastructure, microprocessor, motor controller, and other microelectronic and structural markets in the United States, Europe, and Asia. The company was formerly known as Ceramics Process Systems Corporation and changed its name to CPS Technologies Corporation in March 2007. CPS Technologies Corporation was incorporated in 1984 and is headquartered in Norton, Massachusetts.
A10 Networks, Inc. provides software based application networking solutions in the United States, Japan, and internationally. Its solutions are built on advanced core operating system platform. The company provides application delivery controllers for optimizing data center performance; carrier grade networking products that offer address and protocol translation services for service provider networks; and a distributed denial of service threat protection system for network-wide security protection. Its solutions enable enterprises, service providers, Web giants, and government organizations to enhance, secure, and optimize the performance of their data center applications and networks. The company delivers its solutions on optimized hardware appliances and as virtual appliances across its Thunder Series and AX Series product families. It serves telecommunications, technology, industrial, retail, financial, and education industries. The company markets its products through sales organizations, as well as distribution channel partners, including distributors, value added resellers, and system integrators. A10 Networks, Inc. was incorporated in 2004 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
Immersion Corporation, an intellectual property and software licensing company, creates, designs, develops, and licenses technologies in North America, Europe, Asia, and internationally. It provides haptic technologies and software that allow people to use their sense of touch when operating various digital devices. The company offers TouchSense Core software for incorporation into mobile devices, video console gaming systems, consumer electronics, medical simulation and surgical robotic systems, and automotive controls; and TouchSense Engage, a suite of design tools and software development kits to design and integrate tactile effects into mobile games, ads, and videos. Immersion Corporation licenses TouchSense software to original equipment manufacturers or their suppliers. The company also licenses its customers to implement the licensed software in their products. In addition, it offers turn-key engineering and integration services, design kits for prototyping, authoring tools, application programming interfaces, and platform independent solutions; and develops hardware and software technologies that are compatible with industry standards. The company sells its products through a direct sales force. Immersion Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
SkyWest, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates a regional airline in the United States. It provides scheduled passenger and air freight services with approximately 3,500 total daily departures to various destinations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean. The company operates its flights as Delta Connection, United Express, US Airways Express, American Eagle, or Alaska under code-share arrangements. As of March 4, 2015, it operated a fleet of 693 aircraft. It also offers regional jet and turboprop service to airports; and ground handling services for other airlines throughout its system. SkyWest, Inc. was founded in 1972 and is headquartered in St. George, Utah.
Vital Therapies, Inc., a biotherapeutic company, focuses on developing a cell-based therapy for the treatment of acute liver failure in the United States. Its ELAD system is an extracorporeal bio-artificial liver therapy that is in Phase III clinical trials to allow the patient's own liver to regenerate to a healthy state, or to stabilize the patient until transplant. The company was formerly known as Vitagen Acquisition Corp. and changed its name to Vital Therapies, Inc. in June 2003. Vital Therapies, Inc. was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in San Diego, California.