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Blizzard Entertainment Inc. in Irvine launched a book-publishing label, Blizzard Publishing, which will develop and release new and out-of-print titles related to the company’s “Warcraft,” “StarCraft” and “Diablo” games, both directly and through ongoing global partnerships.
VF Corp. in Greensboro, N.C. promoted Vans Inc. President Kevin Bailey to the same post for the parent company’s Asia-Pacific region.
Sock Maker Debuts Duds For Men, Women, Kids
Stance Inc. in San Clemente is collaborating with Disney Consumer Products Inc. on a men’s, women’s and kids collection featuring Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse, Pluto, Donald Duck, and Goofy.
Two out of four Orange County-based automakers beat the national sales pace on new-vehicle sales in November, according to New Jersey-based market researcher Autodata Corp.
Tilly’s Inc. surpassed analyst expectations on third-quarter revenue and profit, and hiked its 2016 forecast, sending its shares up more than 35% in Thursday trading to more than $13 a share and a $371 million market cap.
AUTOS: Irvine HQ takes new shape after trim of 100 staffers
Chief Executive Masahiro Moro’s vision to transform Mazda North American Operations from an automaker “that just sells cars to a company that delivers a great experience” has taken its next steps following staff cutbacks and a restructuring at its headquarters in Irvine.
Sings Praises of Niro Via AI-Powered Text Chats
Kia Motors America Inc.’s new Niro hybrid SUV is getting lots of marketing attention these days.
American Apparel LLC said a $66 million bankruptcy sale to Gildan Activewear Inc. could help it stave off a round of layoffs, including of 332 workers at its dye house in Garden Grove.
AUTOS: Carmaker forms IT ‘subdivision’ at FV headquarters
Here’s what the world didn’t see when Hyundai Motor America Inc. showed off its first self-driving vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show last week:
CONSTRUCTION: Expected to bring 800 trade jobs over 6 years
The Irvine office of OHL USA Inc. is part of the joint venture whose $1.2 billion bid for the I-405 Improvement Project was deemed “best value” last week by the Orange County Transportation Authority’s board of directors.