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Incipio Technologies Inc. in Irvine acquired Chino-based Incase Designs Corp., a maker of bags and accessories for Apple products, on undisclosed terms.
Huntington Beach-based Quiksilver Inc. lost $124.7 million in its third quarter ended July 31 compared with a loss of $220.6 million in the same period last year.
Irvine-based startup Enevate Corp. has raised $30 million in a Series B funding round has plans to start production of its lithium batteries.
Pielogy Pizzeria in Rancho Santa Margarita plans through franchisee Progressive Pies LLC to open three restaurants in Guam and Saipan with the first to open early next year.
Capriotti’s Sandwich Shops, which a news report in 2012 said planned 35 locations in Orange County, will end its relationship with the franchisee of the four restaurants open here.
University of California-Irvine will get $19 million over four years from the National Institutes of Health to turn research results into medical products and services.
The St. Regis Monarch Beach in Dana Point plans a temporary layoff of 610 employees, a state filing said, with the reduction coming on a rolling basis over seven months.
A developer that lost a bid to build a 5-story, 250-room hotel in Dana Point has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Santa Ana, a court filing said.
Yorba Linda-based Cortech Engineering LLC has been acquired by Houston-based industrial equipment wholesaler DXP Enterprises Inc.
Quiksilver Inc. plans to close several stores in prime Orange County locations as part of a larger trim to operations that’s in the works, according to documents filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
Quiksilver Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy late Tuesday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware to reorganize its U.S. operations. The company’s European and Asia-Pacific businesses “remain strong” and are not part of the filing.
Strathspey Crown Holdings LLC, a Newport Beach-based healthcare private equity firm, has agreed to acquire IMEX Clinic SL, a specialty medical equipment distributor in Valencia, Spain.
Shares of Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. were down 43% in midday trading Wednesday, to 34 cents and a $24 million market cap, as the Anaheim-based action sports retailer reported lower-than-expected revenue and a higher-than-expected loss for its August quarter.
The owner of the Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel in Dana Point and the Montage Laguna Beach will be sold to real estate investor Blackstone Group LP in New York City for $6 billion in a cash-and-debt deal expected to close in early 2016.
Austin Beutner was fired early Tuesday as publisher and chief executive of the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union-Tribune, accordng to the Chicago Tribune, a sister publication that cited sources close to the matter.
Costa Mesa-based Anna’s Linens Inc. subleased 16 of its stores to Party City Corp., which plans to set up Halloween pop-up shops, according to documents filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California in Santa Ana.
Aliso Viejo-based Apex Parks Group bought Indiana Beach Amusement Resort in Monticello, Ind., on undisclosed terms.
Newport Beach-based private equity firm ClearLight Partners LLC has made a “major” investment in Walker Advertising, a legal marketing firm primarily serving the Latino-American community.
Allergan PLC, which has its eye drug hub in Irvine, said today that it is buying Aliso Viejo-based AqueSys Inc. for $300 million up front, with the potential for milestone payments.
San Clemente-based CareTrust REIT Inc. said today that it spent $5.4 million to buy a secured memory care and assisted living facility in Pensacola, Fla.
John Fuller, who in February left Aliso Viejo-based Johnny Rockets Group Inc. “to pursue other interests,” was named president and chief executive of the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf in Los Angeles.
Quiksilver Inc. in Huntington Beach is holding discussions with potential buyers in an effort to avoid bankruptcy and keep its stores, Bloomberg Business reported today, citing sources close to the matter.
Advantage Sales and Marketing LLC in Irvine acquired Springfield, Mo.-based advertising and marketing firm Marlin Network Inc. on undisclosed terms.
Orange County attorney John Hueston has been tapped to represent the Navajo Nation in a lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
‘Outdoor Living’ Leads Sports Gear Maker to Fountain Valley
A big chunk of the operations of the newly organized and renamed United Sports Brands will move into a 134,000-square-foot shop in Fountain Valley in December—just in time to remind employees who will be relocating from the Midwest of a key reason for the move.