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The defense electronics system division of Alliant Techsystems Inc. will begin relocating from Woodland Hills to Northridge at the end of the month.
Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf has named John Dawson president and chief executive, replacing Mel Elias, who served in those roles for five years.
hares of Ducommun Inc. rose 4 percent on Tuesday after the Carson aerospace contractor said it won a multiyear contract to make complex printed circuit board assemblies for the fuel management system of the Airbus A350 jetliner.
Revolution Capital Group on Monday said that it has acquired Maysteel, an Allenton, Wis. maker of sheet metal products.
AeroVironment Inc. reported a drop in profit and revenue in its fiscal second quarter as orders for its unmanned drone aircraft and electric car battery chargers continued to slow.
Aurora Capital Group has completed its acquisition of Calabasas product engineering and testing company National Technical Systems Inc.
MANUFACTURING: Industrial Dynamics brings in private equity firm to help fund expansion of its bottle inspection systems.
Bottle inspection company Industrial Dynamics aims to pull out all the stoppers as it moves into foreign markets
Aurora Capital Group on Thursday announced that it has completed the sale of Porex Corp., a maker of porous polymer materials, to Filtration Group of Chicago.
Energy crop company Ceres Inc. on Thursday reported a sharp decline in revenue for its fiscal fourth quarter as it continues to struggle in the Brazilian market.
Three private equity backers of Air Lease Corp. are selling off part of their stakes in an underwritten public offering of more than 10.1 million shares announced late Wednesday.
Cherokee Inc., the apparel and accessories brand-licensing company, on Tuesday said that it signed a deal to have its Liz Lange Maternity Brand sold online and at retail stores in India.
APPAREL: Fera International looks beyond ski wear as snow sports fade.
Apparel: Fera International looks to take its new clothing line beyond the slopes as interest in skiing goes downhill.
FOOD: Officials put out welcome mat for relocation of Huy Fong’s facility.
Food: Cities outside California smell an opportunity as Irwindale residents complain about odor from Huy Fong’s chili plant.
Jakks Pacific Inc. on Wednesday announced a collaboration with five national retailers for a new DreamPlay app that enables kids to create virtual shopping environments.