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Santa Ana-based MP Biomedicals LLC was sold to Valiant Co. in China for about $134 million.
Local Units Part of 23% Revenue Hike on Dental
Units with an Orange County presence helped drive improved financial performance for Danaher Corp.’s third quarter, according to company executives.
Spots Show HB Affords ‘Real’ Vibe to Pacific City
Pacific City in Huntington Beach is scheduled to open to the public on Nov. 7, according to its developer, DJM Capital Partners in San Jose.
$2.2B Offer About 4 Times PMC-Sierra’s Annual Sales
Aliso Viejo-based Microsemi Corp.’s $2.2 billion bid to acquire Sunnyvale chipmaker PMC-Sierra Inc. is the latest deal in the sizzling chip sector, which has already seen record activity this year.
Kia Motors Corp.’s logo will appear on player jerseys during the National Basketball Association’s next two All-Star games—in Toronto in 2016 and Charlotte, N.C. in 2017.
The India franchisee for Aliso Viejo-based Johnny Rockets Restaurant Group opened its first express location in that country, according to news reports.
Shares in Allergan PLC rose about 9% in morning trading after the drug maker and potential partner Pfizer Inc. confirmed the two companies were discussing a merger.
Quiksilver Inc. in Huntington Beach is asking a bankruptcy court to approve the sale of its Ampla running shoe brand to a pair of former executives for $200,000.
Irvine-based Western Digital Corp. said it earned $283 million on revenue of $3.4 billion in its most recent quarter.
Costa Mesa-based Connectifier said it raised $6 million in Series B funding led by Goldcrest Investments LP in Dallas.
Santa Ana-based Secure Technology Co. was sold to Benchmark Electronics Inc. for $230 million in cash by its private equity owner, Vance Street Capital LLC.
Irvine-based analytics software maker Alteryx Inc. has raised $85 million in a venture capital round led by Iconiq Capital in San Francisco and prior backer Insight Venture Partners in New York.
Irvine-based True Drinks Holdings Inc. has drawn an additional $3 million investment from Vinny Smith and hired a local bottler to handle its signature AquaBall product, a flavored water with no sugar.
Shares of Irvine-based medical device maker Endologix Inc. plummeted today on news of a third-quarter loss.
Aliso Viejo-based logistics software maker Telogis Inc. has struck a deal with Apple Inc. to enhance vehicle and workforce related apps for the consumer electronics giant’s line of iPhones and iPads.