The Port of Long Beach set a new fiscal year record in container movement and the Port of Los Angeles recorded its best September in history, the ports recently announced.
SHIPPING: Gains come amid global consolidation trend
The maritime shipping industry has seen a rising wave of consolidation.
Anaplex Corp. in the city of Paramount has been ordered by the South Coast Air Quality Management District to temporarily curtail all operations and processes emitting toxic hexavalent chromium.
Elie Madi tapped for honors at Petersen Automotive Museum
Moss Adams brings back Fashion Innovator Award after two-year hiatus.
UTILITIES: Funds for water systems would come from project’s revenue
Cadiz Inc. donates $5 million toward improving water quality.
Apparel manufacturers invest in digital wholesale site
Apparel manufacturer Fashion Domino finding roadmap to e-commerce retailers.
Truck drivers and warehouse workers launched a three-day strike on Oct. 1 at the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles claiming unpaid back wages from logistics companies.
A local judge has rejected an appeal of the environmental approval for the $460 million refinery merger and expansion project proposed by the former Tesoro Corp.
Jerry Kroll has a simple if daunting mission for his Canadian electric vehicle company – to close the last gas station.
NONPROFITS: Lincoln Heights-based Dolan pairs up with shower service
Dolan Group secures funds for laundry truck.
FINANCE: Monogram Capital’s third investment
Private equity firm Monogram Capital feeds appetite for jerky with another investment.
The chief executive of Arensis Corp., a downtown provider of micro waste-to-energy systems, has formed a separate project financing company that will use blockchain and smart-meter technology to better target potential customers, Arensis announced Sept. 25.
The Port of Long Beach Harbor Commissioners approved an $870 million budget for an on-dock rail facility that plans to largely shift cargo movement from trucks to trains.
Tony Yanow’s Golden Road follow-up set to open 13th location, more to come
Artisanal Brewers Collective expands footprint in L.A.
Downey-based Kirkhill Manufacturing Co., makers of rubber compounds used by the aerospace, medical and automotive industries has been acquired by Swedish competitor, Hexpol, for $49 million.