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Autobytel Inc. in Irvine beat Wall Street expectations for revenue for its second quarter that ended June 30.
Incipio LLC upped its offer to buy Skullcandy Inc. from $5.75 per share to $6.10 per share, or approximately $188.6 million, according to the Irvine-based maker of cellphone cases and other mobile device accessories.
Three out of four Orange County-based automakers exceeded the national sales pace for new vehicles in July, according to New Jersey-based market researcher Autodata Corp.
Emerald Expositions LLC in San Juan Capistrano acquired the International Gift Exposition in the Smokies from M&M Gift Shows in Toledo, Ohio.
Boot Barn Holdings Inc. met Wall Street expectations for revenue and earnings for the quarter that ended June 25.
Office Solutions Business Products & Services LLC in Yorba Linda acquired on undisclosed terms the business services division of Irvine-based Newport Stationers.
Irvine-based Incipio LLC’s bid for Skullcandy Inc. was rejected by the audio equipment manufacturer’s board of directors, in favor of a “superior proposal.”
Vans Inc. in Cypress promoted Doug Palladini to global brand president, effective immediately.
Compass Diversified Holdings LLC in Westport, Conn. acquired 5.11 Tactical in Irvine for $400 million.
Lake Forest-based restaurant franchisor Johnny Rockets Group Inc. named John Maguire president and chief executive officer.
Costa Mesa-based Volcom Inc. posted $121.8 million in revenue for the first half of 2016, a 14.9% decrease compared to the same period last year, according to Kering, its Paris-based parent.
Taco Bell Chief Executive Brian Niccol has joined the board of directors at Harley-Davidson Inc., the maker of motorcycles in Milwaukee, Wis.
Vans Inc. revenue was up 4% in July quarter, according to its Greenboro, N.C.-based parent, VF Corp.
Huntington Beach’s Pacific City shopping center has seen a change in ownership.
Contravisual Brands Group LLC acquired Los Alamitos-based Sullen Clothing Inc. on undisclosed terms.