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Golden State Foods Buys Salad Supplier in NZ

Irvine-based food manufacturer and distributor Golden State Foods Corp. has acquired a vegetable supplier in New Zealand.

By Jane Yu August 12, 2014 1:51 p.m.   Share
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JWA Passengers, Flights Down in August

John Wayne Airport served slightly fewer passengers in August compared to the same period last year on fewer commercial flights.

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Water Treatment Specialist Raises $10M

Irvine-based WaterHealth International Inc. has raised $10 million in venture funding from a private equity firm in New York that targets infrastructure projects in developing nations.

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More Johnny Rockets Overseas

Aliso Viejo-based hamburger chain Johnny Rockets Inc. said it plans to open four or five new restaurants in South America by the end of the year and another seven in 2015, adding to the 13 it has there now.

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Mazzo Added to Insider Trading Indictment

Veteran Orange County medical device executive James V. Mazzo was added to a federal grand jury indictment on insider trading charges, the Department of Justice said today.

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Del Taco Plans 28 Southeast Sites

Lake Forest-based Del Taco LLC said it will open 28 new locations in the Southeast United States.

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Unemployment Rate, Jobs Fall

Orange County’s unemployment rate dipped to 5.4% in August despite a decrease of 1,900 jobs over the month.

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Group Pays Off $3.86M Worth of Corinthian Students’ Debt

An offshoot group of the Occupy Wall Street movement paid off $3.86 million in loans owed by 2,761 students of a Corinthian Colleges Inc. school, according to reports.

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Montage Names Managing Director

Irvine-based Montage Hotels & Resorts named Rick Riess managing director of its coastal Orange County flagship resort Montage Laguna Beach.

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Autobytel Increases Share Buyback Plan

Autobytel Inc.’s board of directors has approved an additional $1 million common stock repurchase program, increasing the total planned amount to $3 million.

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Irvine Appliance Maker Names New Ad Agency

BSH Home Appliances Corp. selected ELA Advertising as its strategic, creative agency-of-record for its Thermador brand cookware.

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Casanova Pendrill Loses Miller Lite

Costa Mesa-based Casanova Pendrill lost the Latino-American portion of the Miller Lite advertising business.

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U.S. Agency Sues Corinthian

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today sued Santa Ana-based Corinthian Colleges, Inc. and alleged it engaged in “illegal predatory lending.”

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Johnny Rockets Launches Smaller Sites

Aliso Viejo-based Johnny Rockets Inc. said it would develop several types of smaller restaurants and work with an outside company to develop some of them, according to reports.

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Ad Shop Raises $5.2 Million

Adaptive Medias Inc. raised $5.2 million from two investors by selling 2.13 million shares of its common stock at $2.25 per share.

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Allergan to Cut 129 Irvine Jobs

Irvine-based Allergan Inc. has filed papers with state officials saying it will lay off 129 employees.