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Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. will pay $41.2 million to 33 states and the District of Columbia to settle an investigation of the automakers’ “2012 restatement of fuel economy ratings and related advertising.”
Porsche Motorsport North America has left Santa Ana for Carson, a move first announced in 2012.
Sales of new vehicles at Orange County auto dealers for the first nine months of the year increased 1.1% to 147,360, according to the Orange County Automobile Dealers Association.
Costa Mesa-based Volcom Inc. posted $76.5 million in revenue for the September quarter, a 13.6% decrease from the same period last year, according to Kering, its Paris-based parent.
Vans Inc. revenue was up 7% in the third quarter, leading the Greensboro, N.C.-based parent, VF Corp.’s outdoor and action sports group that includes the North Face and Timberland brands and had $2.3 billion in revenue for the period.
AUTOMOTIVE: Shelly beefs up luxe footprint with moves
Shelly Automotive Group is on the move in every sense of the word.
APPAREL: Mother-daughter label now has four stores open
Kelly and Marie Gray are taking a breather after a whirlwind year that saw their Grayse LLC in Irvine realign its retail strategy to focus on a flock of fledgling brick-and-mortars.
ASICS to Donate Pair For Every ‘Extra Mile’ Logged
ASICS America Corp. in Irvine launched a marketing campaign that encourages athletes to add a mile to their workouts.
Automaker Plans ‘Full Blend’ for Marketing To Stand Out Among Bigger Rivals
Kia Motors America Inc. is preparing to tap into a “full blend” of marketing channels—including virtual reality—as it launches the Niro hybrid SUV and other vehicles scheduled to debut in the coming months.
Laguna Beach-based virtual reality content maker NextVR Inc. has struck a multi-year deal with NBA Digital in New York to live-stream National Basketball Association games in virtual reality during the upcoming season.