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Shares of Anaheim-based Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. shot up as the business continues to steadily improve for the action-sports retailer.
REAL ESTATE: Upscale demographics draw renovations
Retail construction in Orange County has been a rarity over the past three years, but the city of Laguna Hills appears ready to make up for lost time.
ECONOMY: Subject of special report scheduled for July 8
The Business Journal is looking for Orange County-based companies that are at least 51% women-owned for our upcoming list of women-owned businesses.
A listing of events happening all around Orange County.
“Next” Features Training Gear, Athletes, TV Time
Asics America Corp. of Irvine is kicking off a national advertising campaign called “Next” to promote the athletic apparel manufacturer’s new collection designed for training, in Media and Marketing.
There are more than 1,700 businesses in Laguna Hills, and they collectively employ about 17,800 people. Includes analysis, charts and figures.
Santa Ana-based Goodwill of Orange County celebrated the opening of its first boutique store in Tustin on Friday morning.
Huntington Beach-based action sports apparel maker Quiksilver Inc. released the details of what it’s calling a “Multi-Year Improvement Plan.”
Executives at Billabong International Ltd.’s namesake and other brands have reportedly left the company as possible sale talks drag on for the Australia-based surfwear company.
Irvine-based Taco Bell Corp. said it has promoted its former head of marketing to president as part of the company’s 10-year growth plan.
The Surfing Heritage & Culture Center—formerly called the Surfing Heritage Foundation—recently raised about $680,000 through live and silent auctions featuring surfboards, books and other items.
Elizabeth Segerstrom was on hand last week at the South Coast Plaza Dior store for the opening of a new exhibit celebrating the work of the French luxury house.
Quiksilver, Billabong Look to Get Back on Track
Two of the surfwear industry’s largest companies—Quiksilver and Billabong—stand at a crossroads, and executive turnover among other changes may be keys to finding their way.
Biggest Turnover in 21-Year History
This year’s OC 50 has an unprecedented infusion of new blood.