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SERVICES: Peykoff family retains bottling operation in IE
Niagara Distributing LLC in Irvine has sold its home and office delivery routes to Glendale-based competitor Nestlé USA.
TECHNOLOGY: Bought fiber laser maker as conflict flared
The recent growth of Newport Corp.’s operations in Israel underscores the tenuous balance of investing in a global technology hub that’s under constant threat of warfare.
MANUFACTURING: Third in U.S., first on West Coast
Capital Safety, a manufacturer of height-safety equipment, is counting on its new training center in Tustin to better respond to growing demand from industry professionals in California and on the West Coast.
Urban Decay Cosmetics LLC plans to open its first stand-alone store this fall at Fashion Island.
The Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa said James Mazzo is a new member of its board of directors.
Company Would Buy With Cash; Docs Eschew Valeant
Irvine-based Allergan Inc.’s ongoing attempt to beat back Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.’s hostile takeover bid has provided plenty of grist for the analyst mill in recent weeks.
Teachers Get Free Licenses for Students’ Designs
Sprint Corp. and Smith Micro Software Inc. have joined forces to groom the next generation of digital artists.
Orange County’s wealthiest person has been putting a fair amount of his fortune back into his business over the past year—but we’re figuring that he’s still likely to have seen a boost to his bottom line of about $1 billion.
Shares of Irvine-based Masimo Corp. fell sharply today, one day after its second-quarter results missed analysts’ forecasts.
Evolv Sports & Designs LLC said Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co. in New York acquired a majority stake in the Buena Park-based manufacturer of climbing footwear.
Shares of Emulex Corp. rose in after-hours trading after the Costa Mesa-based networking equipment maker reported June quarter revenue and adjusted profits that beat Wall Street expectations and provided financial targets in the current quarter that were above estimates.
Irvine-based Vizio Inc. is recalling about 245,000 flat-screen TVs from its popular E-Series line introduced late last year.
An Austin, Texas company has acquired San Clemente-based Benesan Corp., which makes specialized software for in-home, nonmedical patient care.
Microbiology Unit To Stay In West Sacramento
Beckman Coulter Inc., a Brea-based maker of diagnostic testing instruments and supplies, is gearing up to digest its newest acquisition.