HOSPITALITY: Country club’s name sold separately from land.
Co-owners of Beverly Hills Country Club look to reposition the L.A. business with a new name and amenities.
E-hydrate powers up quickly with support of retail chain, TV star.
Startup E-hydrate gets quick energy from a deal with Target and the backing of actress Sofia Vergara.
Coolhaus shop insists Jewish-inspired menu not chopped liver.
Coolhaus hopes customers will be kosher with its limited-time deli-inspired flavors.
FASHION: Giant retailer’s plan to ax branded line cuts into Cherokee’s stock.
Cherokee’s shares tumble upon news that retailer Target will end the shelf life of the licenser’s branded line.
GROCERY: Sites shuttered by other companies offer business room to expand.
Grocers like Haggen Inc. might have had a tough time expanding into Los Angeles, but Emeryville chain Grocery Outlet Bargain Market hopes to be a mainstay.
I Love Lulu founder draws line against straightening locks.
Salon I Love Lulu spins expanding business out of tending to naturally curly hair.
FOOTWEAR: Skechers puts name on L.A. event as firm steps away from past flop.
Skechers steps up its profile in the performance shoe market with Los Angeles Marathon sponsorship.
Struggling denim maker Joe’s Jeans Inc. is closing up shop and shedding its assets, with a few different players getting a piece.
Nova Lifestyle’s gamble on new products pays off with strong showing at Las Vegas Market.
PUBLIC AFFAIRS: Rally’s unit will throw hat in ring for campaigns, initiatives.
Public affairs firm Rally in Hollywood specializes in issue advocacy for entertainment figures and public-interest clients.