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Activity Based Management

An area of management accounting that evaluates business activities so that management can make better-informed business decisions, especially by streamlining activity to reduce costs. ABM utilizes activity-based costing, which attempts to allocate overhead costs to specific goods and services and find ways to reduce them.
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What most worries SDI's critics and supporters alike is that if the program isn't violating the ABM treaty yet, it probably will soon--as research on space weapons matures into the field-testing phase.
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ABM Security Services provides clients with a wide range of custom, commercial and residential security services.
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ABM Security Services is one of America's largest employers of security officers and ranks among the top 10 security companies in the United States.
12, 2006 should read: The Board of Directors of ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) authorized the repurchase of up to two million shares of ABM's outstanding common stock at any time through October 31, 2007 (sted The Board of Directors of ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) authorized the repurchase of up to two million shares of ABM's outstanding common stock at any time through October 31, 2006).
Installation of the low bay LED lights, expected to be complete prior to the end of the year, will be performed by Amtech Lighting Services, a subsidiary of ABM industries (NYSE:ABM).
SAN FRANCISCO -- ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM) has named Mike Latham as executive vice president of wholly owned subsidiary ABM Engineering Services effective December 1, 2006.
SAN FRANCISCO -- ABM Janitorial Services, an operating unit of ABM Industries Incorporated (NYSE:ABM), has been awarded a multiyear, multimillion dollar contract with Tulsa Community College (TCC), the largest two-year college in Oklahoma.