Big can be beautiful
- Nutrition companies at a glance. // Nursing Homes: Long Term Care Management;Nov/Dec92, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p38
Presents a table of nutrition companies and their respective descriptions. Years in business; Market; Number of facilities served; number of facilities served three years ago; Minimum-sized facility served; Provision of in-service; Three largest nursing homes served; Primary selling point;...
- PA 100. Black, Jane A. // Executive Report;May94, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p18
Reports on the recovery of Pennsylvania's largest nonfinancial publicly held corporations. Revenues; Manufacturing resurgence; Companies that turned themselves around from revenue losses; Location of the companies; Reasons for the disappearances of several companies. INSET: About the rankings..
- Health PACs up the ante. // Nation's Health;Jul93, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p5
Reports on the increase of the health care industry's political action contributions by 36 percent between the 1990 and 1992 congressional elections. Breakdown of contributions.
- From beast to beauty. De Long, J. Bradford // Wilson Quarterly;Autumn97, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p70
Addresses corporate social responsibility in the United States with reference to a memoir by former Secretary of Labor Robert Reich. Information on President Clinton's proposal to increase public investment in infrastructure and technology; Discussion on the need to control growth and power of...
- COMPANIES TO WATCH. MCLEAN, BETHANY // Fortune;11/11/1996, Vol. 134 Issue 9, p274
Presents financial data on three United States companies that appear promising in November 1996. Advanced Lighting Technologies, founded by Wayne Hellman; Boyds Wheels, founded by Boyd Coddington; Diana; Strategy of Diana to augment its money-losing meat business by getting an 80 percent stake...
- Healthy skepticism. Pfleger, David // Across the Board;Jul/Aug93, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p42
Focuses on America's health care and transportation industries. Existence of health care crisis; America's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) spent on health care; Household outlays for transportation; Increase of human capital and employment; Shifting costs to private patients; Cost-quality...
- How to avoid being sued. Braverman, David L. // Journal of Property Management;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p74
Reports that it is important for businesses to have the most competent legal representation and lists a number of steps to take when being faced with a lawsuit.
- The economy in perspective. // Economic Trends (07482922);Aug95, p1
Focuses on the economic implications of mergers in industries. Planned merger of the United Auto Workers, United Steelworkers of America and International Association of Machinists; Reasons for mergers and acquisitions; Commonplace bank mergers; Attraction and repulsion of Americans to bigness;...
- The strategic sweep of dealmaking in the middle market. Warren, Russell J. // Mergers & Acquisitions: The Dealermaker's Journal;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p12
Discusses the effects of buyers' and sellers' business pressures on the acquisition of mid-sized companies. Values of reported merger and acquisitions; Forces driving businesses to seek strategic middle-market acquisitions; Value of appropriate timing in finding the best deals; Effects of...