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Huntington Beach-based Quiksilver Inc. narrowed its adjusted loss for the January quarter, and the apparel maker and retailer said it continues to make headway on its turnaround plan.
Two activist investors are making moves on Huntington Beach-based BJ's Restaurants Inc.
Taco Bell Corp. Chief Executive Greg Creed will be the “distinguished executive speaker” at UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business graduation ceremony on June 16 at the Bren Events Center.
Orange County automakers saw sales fall in February with their national counterparts recording a mixed bag for the month.
Seeks Ad Shop For Estimated $100M Campaign to Highlight Company Culture
Oakley Inc. is looking for an advertising agency to handle the creative work on a global marketing campaign that will give an inside view of the $1.5 billion eyewear and apparel brand.
RETAIL: $48 million retailer spiffs up on new approach
Donated books and records repurposed into a whimsical chair display and a funky dress on a store mannequin are proof of what good merchandising can do for Goodwill of Orange County—or any retailer, for that matter.
AUTOS: Home development fuels addition; Alfa next?
Buongiorno, South Orange County!
HEALTHCARE: Irvine skincare line at $20M, 55 workers
Irvine-based ZO Skin Health Inc. wants to redirect women from the cosmetic counter to their doctor’s office.
Chase Bank is laying off 168 employees from its mortgage operations in Irvine by early March.
In Music Festival Again, Releases Documentary
Cypress-based Vans Inc. is returning to this year’s SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas.
$10M Deal Includes 47,319-SF Office
A cofounder of apparel company Affliction Inc. has bought the Santa Ana building that holds the Observatory OC concert venue where he’s an investor, as well as an adjacent office.
Pelican Hill Executive Chef Leads With Strength, Smiles
Our Chef of the Year, Jean-Pierre Dubray, has been engaging the public in appreciation of gorgeously showcased and inherently delicious food for more than three decades.
Trio of Restaurants Get Fifi’s Seal of Approval
There’s so much happening at The Resort at Pelican Hill all during the year. I’ll try to capsulize it but nevertheless want to bring you the best of the resort.
From French Countryside to Sushi With a Flair
Springtime brings thoughts of colorful flowers emerging, a climate conducive to beaches and boating, and getting out as the winter fades, even though we’ve had such a mild winter.
More details, including a name, on the women’s start-up that’s part of Paul Naude’s Stokehouse Unlimited have been released.