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Lake Forest-based iPourIt plans to supply beer vending machines from Alpharetta, Ga.-based Plug in & Pour with its brew-dispensing hardware.
A majority of Irvine-based Allergan Inc.’s shareholders voted this morning to accept a takeover bid currently valued at $70.7 billion from Actavis PLC.
Costa Mesa-based Volcom Inc. hired Brad Holman as its new chief financial officer.
San Juan Capistrano startup GlobeChat has raised nearly $1 million in a seed round as it gets closer to bringing its video and text messaging service to the market.
Executives of Irvine-based Mazda North American Operations will aim to keep their minds open as they gauge the brand’s first year as the official automotive sponsor of the South by Southwest Music Conference and Festival in Austin, Texas, also known as SXSW.
HEALTHCARE: Device maker in Aliso Viejo has raised $77M
A well-funded eye device startup in Aliso Viejo is making regulatory progress in its quest to bring a new product to treat glaucoma to the U.S. market.
THE LIST: Outpace general market with 8% boost in jobs
The largest minority-owned businesses with headquarters in Orange County combined for $14.4 billion in revenue last year, a 9% increase over 2013.
SureStop moved its headquarters to Irvine from Palo Alto and named consultant Al Nordin its chief executive, according to a news report.
Stance Inc. in San Clemente raised $50 million from private investors to expand into underwear and open brand stores, according to The Wall Street Journal.
All four Orange County-based automakers beat the national pace of sales of new vehicles in February, according to New Jersey-based market researcher Autodata Corp.
A San Jose-based unit of Western Digital Corp. has acquired a maker of storage software for public and private cloud data centers.
Irvine-based software maker YouMail Inc. has raised $5.5 million in a Series B funding round, the company announced this morning.
The Orange County Automobile Dealers Association in Newport Beach announced its 2015 board of directors.
Irvine-based business software maker Kofax Ltd. has acquired a company in the Netherlands that specializes in the growing customer-management software segment.
EDUCATION: Pharmacy programs in various stages at 3 universities
Three local universities want to launch pharmacy schools here, and they would join six others in Southern California and a total cadre of 11 statewide.