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Irvine-based footwear company Sanuk USA LLC saw fourth-quarter net sales rise 45.2% from a year earlier to $22.2 million.
Visitors to Orange County spent $9.6 billion last year, up about 10% from a year earlier, according to the Anaheim/Orange County Visitor & Convention Bureau.
Sales at Orange County auto dealers increased 6.6% in January to 15,062 vehicles, according to Newport Beach-based Orange County Automobile Dealers Association.
Oakley Inc. announced plans for a global branding campaign dubbed “Disruptive by Design” during an invitation-only gathering at RED Studios in Hollywood.
Irvine-based Taco Bell Corp. released additional details on its expansion into breakfast that will be supported by what company executives called the largest advertising campaign in company history.
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J Fin Group believes in the little guy: smallish brands with solid designs and loyal followings that just need some help on the backend.
Irvine-based Fox Head Inc. tapped a former executive at DC Shoes for the top spot at the motocross apparel maker.
A bankruptcy judge approved Wanxiang America Corp.’s $149.2 million bid for the sale of Costa Mesa-based Fisker Automotive Inc. The offer by Wanxiang, part of China-based auto parts company Wanxiang Group Corp., beat Fisker’s senior secured lender, Hybrid Tech Holdings LLC, in the auction. Hybrid Tech is affiliated with Hong Kong billionaire Richard Li.
The parent of Costa Mesa-based apparel maker Volcom Inc. and San Clemente accessories company Electric said Friday that both brands have shown signs of improvement in the second half of last year as new strategic initiatives took hold.
The parent of Irvine-based Billabong USA saw its fourth consecutive half-year loss.
Huntington Beach Mazda and Tustin Mazda were among 16 dealerships in the state to receive the 2014 Mazda Gold Cup award.
Newport Beach-based activist investor Engaged Capital LLC has nominated five candidates for the board of Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
Irvine-based Kawasaki Motors Corp. USA said it named Masafumi Nakagawa president.
A bankruptcy judge approved the sale of Costa Mesa-based Fisker Automotive Inc. Tuesday.
The vice chair of Fountain Valley-based Hyundai Motor America Inc.'s parent in South Korea is expected to make a local visit to the automaker.