Orange County Business Journal

Hannah Mitchell is managing editor. She can be reached at mitchell@ocbj.com.

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Southwest Airlines will start nonstop flights beginning Nov. 2 from John Wayne Airport to Dallas.

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Wet Seal Inc. has until Feb. 17 to get its shares above $1 for 10 consecutive days or face delisting by Nasdaq, the exchange warned in a letter to the Foothill Ranch-based retailer.

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Other items of interest Orange County Business Journal Vol. 37, No. 33

Wet Seal Inc. celebrated the opening of 31 Wet Seal Plus stores across the country, including one Orange County location at The Shops at Mission Viejo.

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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.

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Other items of interest Orange County Business Journal Vol. 37, No. 31

The Chapter 11 plan for Costa Mesa-based Fisker Automotive Inc. got approval from the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. Wanxiang America Corp. bought the luxury hybrid automaker in February for $149.2 million in a bankruptcy auction and said it wanted to resume production of Fisker’s Karma sedan and a second-generation model.

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Newport Beach-based hotel sales and marketing company Preferred Hotel Group said it produced $420 million in reservations for member hotels in the first six months of the year, including 41 hotels added to its roster. Member hotels grew room nights 18% and bookings by 20% in the year-over-year period. The Business Journal estimates the company’s 2013 revenue at $70 million.

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Boeing Co. won a Department of Defense contract to design a robotic plane to place satellites in space, according to the Orange County Register.

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Huntington Beach-based apparel maker Quiksilver Inc. entered into licensing agreements for several product categories, Chief Executive Andy Mooney said.

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Kia Motors America signed on as the official automotive sponsor of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.

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McMahon’s RV in Westminster filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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