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Other Brands Still Account for Nearly 3,000 Jobs Here
Anaheim-based Fisker Automotive Inc. led a 5.8% gain in worker counts among local automakers last year as hopes remained high for its hybrid luxury sports car. Includes the 2013 OC's LARGEST AUTOMAKERS list for download (pdf)
Other items of interest in the Orange County Business Journal, December 9, 2013
Says Post-Independence Shift Helps Shareholders
Irvine-based Sabra Health Care REIT Inc. continues to make progress on one of its stated goals since becoming an independent company three years ago: spreading its portfolio across a range of operators.
Offer Clients Option to Big Software Makers
An Irvine startup launched by former UST Global Inc. executives is finding early success with big-name companies that need custom software development and Web design.
Yorba Linda-based electrical equipment maker Radius Power has been acquired by Astrodyne Corp. on undisclosed terms.
The Jewelry Exchange, a Tustin-based jewelry manufacturer and retailer said it has acquired a mine with deposits of quartz and gold in the Twentynine Palms area of San Bernardino County.
Cypress-based Mitsubishi Motors Corp. cut the price on the 2014 model year of its all-electric vehicle by about 20% in a bid to spur sales.
Most OC-based automakers rallied in November, posting big sales gains as the holiday selling season got underway.
Huntington Beach-based Quiksilver Inc. is unloading the rest of its non-core assets in the company’s latest push to focus on its core brands.
Rancho Santa Margarita-based machine tools company ATS Workholding Inc. has been acquired by Grey Mountain Partners, a Boulder, Colo.-based private equity firm.
Irvine-based beverage company True Drinks Holdings Inc. raised $5.2 million through a sale of convertible preferred stock.
Software Maker Was in Danger of Delisting
Aliso Viejo-based Smith Micro Software Inc. has regained compliance to continue trading on the Nasdaq Capital Market.
Irvine-based beverage company True Drinks Holdings Inc. has raised $5.2 million through a sale of convertible preferred stock.
Quiksilver Inc. said children's apparel under the company's Quiksilver and DC brands will be made and marketed by New York-based LF USA under a new licensing agreement announced Tuesday.