Web Results
Content Results
  • Burdines


    Burdines (} ) was an American department store chain operating in the state of Florida. The original store opened in Bartow, Florida in 1896 as a carriage-trade shop. In the Twentieth Century, Burdines grew into a popular chain of department stores, known as 'The Florida Store,' decorated with palm trees in the center of the store, painted in pink and blue, and other subtropical colors and motifs. In 1956, the stores became a part of Federated Department Stores, Inc. (now Macy's, Inc.) On January 30, 2004, it was renamed Burdines-Macy's, and a year later, on March 6, 2005, the name Burdines was dropped altogether.

  • Intratec


    Intratec was a firearm company based in Miami, Florida. The company's most famous product was the TEC-9.

  • List of companies based in Miami


    This is a list of major companies or subsidiaries headquartered in Miami and the Miami metropolitan area. The economy in Miami has largely diversified with less emphasis on tourism, a number of companies are based in the area, many with connections to Latin America. Because of its proximity to Latin America, Greater Miami serves as the headquarters of Latin American operations for more than 1,100 multinational corporations that adds up to more than $221 billion in annual revenues., including AIG, American Airlines, Cisco, Disney, Exxon, Kraft Foods, Microsoft, Oracle, SBC Communications, Sony, Visa International, and Wal-Mart.The following 6 companies are Fortune 500 companies based in the metropolitan area. (Ranking. Company Name (City) Annual Revenues) 147. FPL Group (Juno Beach), $15.6 billion 160. Lennar Corporation (Miami), $16.4 billion 192. Office Depot (Boca Raton), $12.1 billion 205. World Fuel Services (Miami), $11.3 billion 212. AutoNation (Fort Lauderdale), $11 billion 426. Ryder System (Miami), $5 billionThe following companies are major companies with regional HQ in the metropolitan area with a Latin American focus. Alcatel-Lucent (Miramar) Amcor PET Packaging Latin America (Miramar) American Airlines (Coral Gables) APL (Miami) Canon Latin America (Miami) Caterpillar Americas Services (Miami) Cisco Systems (Miami) DHL Global Forwarding Latin America (Plantation) Eastman Chemical Latin America, Inc. (Miami) Electrolux Home Products International (Miami) Gap International Sourcing (Americas) (Miami) H.I.G. Capital Management (Miami) Hewlett-Packard Latin America (Miami) Hilton International (Miami) Ingram Micro (Miami) Komatsu Latin America (Miami) Kraft Foods (Coral Gables) Marriott International (Weston) Microsoft Latin America (Ft. Lauderdale) Millicom (Tigo) (Coral Gables) Nokia Corp (Miami) Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. (Miami) Oracle Latin America (Miami) Paccar International, Latin America (Miami) SAP International (Miami) Schering-Plough Corporation (Miami Lakes) Tech Data (Miami) Unisys Corporation (Boca Raton) Visa International (Miami) Western Union Latin America (Hollywood)The following are major companies with US/Americas HQ in the metropolitan area that also do business in the US. Amadeus IT Group (Doral) - Spain Bacardi U.S.A. (Coral Gables) - Bermuda Benetton USA Corp (Miami Beach) - Italy Central Concrete Supermix Inc. (Miami) - USA Club Med (Coral Gables) - France COTIA (USA) Ltd, Inc. (Miami) - Brazil Danone Americas (Coral Gables) - France EADS Socata North America, Inc. (Pembroke Pines) - France Ekman and Co. (Miami) - Sweden Embraer Aircraft Holding (Ft. Lauderdale) - Brazil Global Crossing USA (Miami) - USA Hellmann Worldwide Logistics, Inc. (Doral) - Germany Iberia Airlines of Spain (Miami) - Spain Itau Private Bank International (Miami) - Brazil MAPEI (Deerfield Beach) - Italy Marine Harvest Inc. (Miami) - Norway Martinair, the Americas (Doral) - Netherlands Nipro Medical Corporation (Miami) - Japan OHL USA (Davie) - Spain Odebrecht Construction, Inc. (Coral Gables) - Brazil Rinker Materials Corporation (West Palm Beach) - Mexico Simclar, Inc. (Hialeah) - UK South African Airways (Ft. Lauderdale) - South Africa Telefónica USA, Inc. (Miami) - Spain Teva Pharmaceutical (Miami) - Israel Turbana (Coral Gables) - Colombia VINCI (Miami) - France Wackenhut Corp (Palm Beach Gardens) - USA Yes Man Enterprises (Miami) - USA ZLB Plasma Services (Boca Raton) - USAThe following companies are the largest 20 local employers with a HQ in the metropolitan area. 1. American Airlines - 9,000 2. Precision Response Corporation - 5,000 3. Royal Caribbean - 4,000 4. Office Depot - 3,800 5. Carnival Corporation & plc - 3,500 6. Wackenhut Corp- 3,000 7. Motorola - 2,500 8. Assurant Solutions - 2,100 9. Burger King - 2,000 10. Pollo Tropical - 2,000 11. Beckman Coulter - 1,800 12. Cordis - 1,800 13. NCL Corp - 1,500 14. Spherion - 1,200 15. Interval Leisure Group - 1,130 16. Boston Scientific - Miami - 1,000 17. OHL USA - 1,000 18. Securitas Security Services USA - 1,000 19. UPS - 1,000 20. Ryder System - 994

Map Box 1