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Irvine-based chipmaker WiSpry Inc. has raised $8 million in a funding round, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
APPAREL: Irvine-based Z Supply feeds off challenges of fast-fashion
Forget about the doom-and-gloom projections that women’s retail is boring, merchandising is dead, and Forever 21 killed the category.
HEALTHCARE: Q4 closing expected for $42.9B deal
Medtronic Inc. is likely to keep its Orange County operations basically intact, even after it wraps up a multibillion-dollar acquisition that could make it one of the top five medical device makers by local employment.
MEDIA: Eyes role as manager of information in mobile world
Toshiba America Business Solutions Inc., an Irvine-based print product powerhouse, has seen the writing on the wall for some time now—advances in mobile technology are changing the way companies communicate, a shift that’s pushing its once-legacy business toward oblivion.
Huntington Beach-based apparel maker Quiksilver Inc. entered into licensing agreements for several product categories, according to Chief Executive Andy Mooney.
Western Digital Capital, the investment arm of Irvine-based storage products maker Western Digital Corp., has led a $20 million funding round for a Pittsburgh cloud storage provider.
San Clemente-based ReShape Medical received $4 million in debt financing to support its efforts to gain approval for a medical device to treat obesity.
Irvine-based memory products maker Western Digital Corp. has expanded its board of directors with the appointment of finance veteran Paula Price.
The Business Journal is looking for Orange County-based companies that have seen their yearly sales grow rapidly from mid-2012 to mid-2014 for our annual list of fastest-growing privately held companies.
Lake Forest-based Newport Media Inc. has been acquired by San Jose-based chipmaker Atmel Corp. for $140 million in cash.
Irvine-based Mazda North American Operations said it’s skipping the auto show arena and plans to instead unveil its revamped 2016 MX-5 Miata on Sept. 3 during simultaneous events in Japan, Spain and Monterey, Calif.
Female-Owned Businesses Top $3B, 26,000 Jobs
Orange County’s biggest women-owned businesses combined to grow revenue by 7% last year, notching a fourth-straight year of top-line gains for a total of $3.1 billion.
Allred’s Career Brings Business, Family, Community Together
Name a challenge that could faze a businesswoman.
REAL ESTATE: Preliminary plan calls for 8 buildings, 2 million square feet
The developers of the Great Park Neighborhoods in Irvine have filed plans for the first batch of commercial construction at the former El Toro Marine Corps air station, a 2-million-square-foot office park that appears designed to hold the headquarters and expanded operations of Broadcom Corp.
Santa Ana-based Filter Concepts Inc. has been acquired by Astrodyne Corp. on undisclosed terms.