1-800-FLOWERS.COM, Inc. operates a florist and gift shop in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Consumer Floral, Gourmet Food and Gift Baskets, and BloomNet Wire Service. It offers various products, such as fresh-cut flowers, floral and fruit arrangements and plants, gifts, popcorn, gourmet foods and gift baskets, cookies, chocolates, candies, wine, candles, balloons, and plush stuffed animals. The company provides gourmet gifts, such as popcorn and specialty treats from thepopcornfactory.com; cookies and baked gifts from cheryls.com; chocolates and confections from fanniemay.com and harrylondon.com; gift baskets and towers from 1-800-BASKETS.COM; carved fresh fruit arrangements from FruitBouquets.com; steaks and chops from stockyards.com; and invitations and personal stationery from FineStationery.com. It also offers creative party ideas, must-read articles, online invitations, and e-cards under the Celebrations brand from celebrations.com. As of June 29, 2014, the company operates one floral retail store in New York and eight floral retail stores in the Mid-West. In addition, it has 196 floral franchised stores located in the United States. The company was founded in 1976 and is headquartered in Carle Place, New York.
Stepan Company, together with its subsidiaries, produces and sells specialty and intermediate chemicals to manufacturers for use in various end products worldwide. It operates in three segments: Surfactants, Polymers, and Specialty Products. The Surfactants segment offers surfactants that are used as principal ingredients in consumer and industrial cleaning products, such as detergents for washing clothes, dishes, carpets, floors, and walls; shampoos, body washes and conditioners, fabric softeners, toothpastes, cosmetics, and other personal care products; emulsifiers for agricultural products; emulsion polymers, such as floor polishes and latex foams and coatings, wetting, and foaming agents for wallboard manufacturing; and enhanced oil recovery. The Polymers segment provides polyurethane polyols that are used in the manufacture of rigid foam for thermal insulation in the construction industry, as well as a base raw material for coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers, and flexible foams; polyester resins, including liquid and powdered resins, which are used in CASE and polyurethane systems house applications; and phthalic anhydride that is used in unsaturated polyester resins, alkyd resins, and plasticizers for applications in construction materials, as well as components of automotive, boating, and other consumer products. The Specialty Products segment flavors, emulsifiers, and solubilizers for use in the food, flavoring, nutritional supplement, and pharmaceutical applications. The company was founded in 1932 and is headquartered in Northfield, Illinois.
ServiceSource International, Inc. provides recurring revenue management, maintenance, support, and subscription for technology and technology-enabled healthcare and life sciences companies. The company operates in two segments: Managed Services, and Cloud and Business Intelligence. It offers end-to-end management and optimization of the service-contract renewals process, including data management, quoting, selling, and recurring revenue business intelligence. The company provides ServiceSource Revenue Analytics, a revenue lifecycle management platform that helps subscription-based businesses to execute processes across on-boarding and adoption, up-sell and cross-sell, and retention and renewals throughout the revenue lifecycle; and Renew OnDemand, a cloud application, which offers customers with an unified view of the data from various sources and leverages a data warehouse of transactional, analytical, and industry information. It also provides ServiceSource Customer Success, a customer success management solution that enables customer to profile various stages of the customer lifecycle; and managed services comprising service performance analysis, business case, pricing and contract structuring, recurring revenue performance, customer benchmarking and continuous improvement, and developing and delivering applications. The company sells its solutions through sales organization worldwide. ServiceSource International, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California with additional offices in Colorado, Tennessee, and Washington, as well as in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Malaysia, Singapore, and Japan.
Prana Biotechnology Limited, a development stage company, engages in the research and development of therapeutic drugs in Australia. The company offers PBT-2, a Phase IIa clinical trial product for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Its product is designed to treat the underlying causes of degeneration of the brain and the eye as the aging process progresses. The company's product is also applied for other therapies, including age-related cataracts, Huntington disease, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, Motor Neuron disease, age-related macular degeneration, cancers, Parkinson's disease, and other neurodegenerative diseases. Prana Biotechnology Limited was founded in 1997 and is based in Parkville, Australia.
Rent-A-Center, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, leases household durable goods to customers on a rent-to-own basis. The company operates in four segments: Core U.S., Acceptance Now, Mexico, and Franchising. It offers durable products, such as consumer electronics, appliances, computers, furniture, and accessories under rental purchase agreements. The company also provides merchandise on an installment sales basis; and offers the rent-to-own transaction to consumers who do not qualify for financing from the traditional retailer through kiosks within retailer's locations. It operates retail installment sales stores under the Get It Now and Home Choice names; and rent-to-own and franchised rent-to-own stores under the Rent-A-Centre names. As of February 26, 2015, the company owned and operated approximately 3,170 stores in the United States, Mexico, Canada, and Puerto Rico; and approximately 1,355 Acceptance Now kiosk locations in the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as franchised approximately 180 rent-to-own stores under the Rent-A-Center, ColorTyme, and RimTyme trade names. Rent-A-Center, Inc. was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Plano, Texas.
Nam Tai Property Inc. engages in the property development and management activities in the People's Republic of China. It focuses on developing two parcels of land for converting them into commercial complexes in Gushu and Guangming, Shenzhen. The company was formerly known as Nam Tai Electronics, Inc. and changed its name to Nam Tai Property Inc. in April 2014. Nam Tai Property Inc. was founded in 1975 and is based in Shenzhen, the People's Republic of China.
YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides integrated value-added service solutions for the delivery of video on demand and enhanced premium content for digital cable providers, Internet protocol television providers, over-the-top streaming providers, and mobile manufacturers and operators in the People's Republic of China. It delivers premium content, including Hollywood and China-produced movie titles, and children's programming to customers across China through subscription video on demand and transactional video on demand services. The company was formerly known as China Broadband, Inc. and changed its name to YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. in February 2011. YOU On Demand Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in New York, New York.
Rudolph Technologies, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and supports defect inspection, advanced packaging lithography, thin film metrology, and data analysis systems and software used in microelectronics device manufacturers. It also offers process and yield management solutions used in wafer processing and final manufacturing through standalone systems for macro-defect inspection, lithography, probe card test and analysis, and transparent and opaque thin film measurements. The company's process control software solutions designed to enhance run-to-run control, fault detection, classification, and tool automation. In addition, it provides spare parts and services. The company markets and sells its products to logic, memory, data storage, flat panel, and application-specific integrated circuit device manufacturers. Rudolph Technologies, Inc. offers its products in the United States, Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, Austria, Japan, Germany, and China, as well as other European countries. The company was founded in 1940 and is headquartered in Flanders, New Jersey.
Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. provides executive search, culture shaping, and leadership consulting services on a retained basis to businesses and business leaders worldwide. The company enables its clients to build leadership teams by facilitating the recruitment, management, and deployment of senior executives. Its leadership consulting services include executive assessment, leadership development, board and top team effectiveness, and succession planning. The company was founded in 1953 and is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.
AK Steel Holding Corporation, through its subsidiary, AK Steel Corporation, produces flat-rolled carbon, stainless and electrical steel, and tubular products in the United States and internationally. It produces flat-rolled value-added carbon steels, including coated, cold-rolled, and hot-rolled carbon steel products; and specialty stainless and electrical steels in sheet and strip forms. The company also produces carbon and stainless steel that is finished into welded steel tubing, which is used in the automotive, large truck, industrial, and construction markets; buys and sells steel and steel products, and other materials; and produces metallurgical coal from reserves in Pennsylvania. It sells its flat-rolled carbon steel products primarily to automotive manufacturers and to customers in the infrastructure and manufacturing markets, including electrical transmission, heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment, and appliances; and coated, cold-rolled, and hot-rolled carbon steel products to distributors, service centers, and converters. The company sells its stainless steel products to manufacturers and their suppliers in the automotive industry; manufacturers of food handling, chemical processing, pollution control, and medical and health equipment; and distributors and service centers. It also sells electrical steel products to manufacturers of power transmission and distribution transformers, as well as for use in the manufacture of electrical motors and generators. AK Steel Holding Corporation was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in West Chester, Ohio.