As Dole Food Co. prepares to go public again, it has decided to make the transition without one of its local crops – berries.
DINING: Fat Brands plans to fill plate with $24 million through Regulation A+.
Fatburger owner Fat Brands will try to fill its platefrom crowdfunding with a Regulation A+ public float.
Robert Wexler, who has helmed American Jewish University in Bel-Air for 25 years, is stepping down next June, the university announced Tuesday.
L.A.’s major universities moved up in the latest national ranking released Tuesday from U.S. News & World Report, with the California Institute of Technology at No. 10 and UCLA and USC tied for No. 21.
West L.A.-based food and beverage outfit Wonderful Co. acquired Firebaugh-based pomegranate grower and distributor Ruby Fresh Inc. for an undisclosed sum, Wonderful announced Tuesday.
The Port of L.A.’s Board of Harbor Commissioners has approved a 10-year extension on a labor agreement that seeks to continue hiring workers from the harbor area and from high-unemployment communities in the city.
HOSPITALITY: Sheraton eyes San Gabriel Valley boom.
A Chinese developer checks in to the hotel business to serve the San Gabriel immigrant community.
EDUCATION: Programs see decline in enrollment as new alternatives attract students.
Enrollment in master of business administration programs at Los Angeles County colleges and universities fell last year as students sought out cheaper alternatives, according to data from the Business Journal’s annual list of largest M.B.A. programs.
Fatburger is getting a friend. The burger chain’s Beverly Hills-based parent company Fat Brands Inc. has agreed to acquire Plano, Texas-based restaurant franchisor Homestyle Dining for $10.6 million, the company announced on Wednesday.
L.A.’s three major research universities – UCLA, California Institute of Technology and USC – have slipped slightly in an annual ranking from Times Higher Education, though UCLA and Caltech still rate in the top 25.
The settlement reached between the city of Santa Monica and Beachbody over the alleged practice of automatic credit card renewals may not be the last word in the dispute.
The USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center is spearheading clinical trials of a new water mammogram technology for women with dense breast tissue.
MANUFACTURING: Buyer of BakeMark thinks national.
BakeMark USA’s baking products prove a hot acquisition target.
Creative Arts Awards Spread Emmys’ Spotlight
Creative Arts Emmys offer star status to the TV industry’s lesser-known and lesser-paid crews.