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TV: Need for programs at digital platforms channels pilots to L.A.’s facilities.
Content demand from streaming services has taken a lead role in boosting local pilot production.
SPORTS: Local offerings include new radio show with coach Jeff Fisher.
The Los Angeles Rams are ready for regular season football – and so are its broadcast partners.
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, a Beverly Hills private equity firm, cashed in its chips – or pretzels – when it sold its majority stake in Pasadena pretzel chain Wetzel’s Pretzels to CenterOak Partners, a Dallas private equity firm.
Pet-care technology is a booming business. Just ask Carlos Herrera, chief executive of automated pet feeder maker Petnet, whose downtown company just received a $10 million Series A round led by San Diego’s Petco Animal Supplies Inc. Online financial services firm Aspiration Growth and other undisclosed investors also participated.
The lawsuit targeting iconic 58-year-old composer Hans Zimmer over his score for Academy Award-winning film “12 Years a Slave” has been dismissed. Plaintiff Richard Friedman voluntarily withdrew his complaint Thursday and apologized Zimmer in a letter, according to the composer’s attorneys.
RETAIL: Chain repositions store for young, educated residents; tourist shoppers.
Macy’s refashions downtown store with eye toward revitalizing chain’s prospects.
This fall, downtown L.A.’s Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc) will roll out four specialized postgraduate programs aimed to groom architects for a wide range of twenty-first century careers. Hosted under the umbrella, Edge, Center for Advanced Studies in Architecture, the one-year degrees will be a Master of Science in Architectural Technologies, Master of Arts in Entertainment and Fiction, Master of Science in Design of Cities, and Master of Science in Design Theory and Pedagogy.
Congestion last year at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach contributed to a rise in greenhouse gas emissions, port officials have reported.
DINING: Unit 120 founder sees space as means for chefs to cheaply test ideas.
Alvin Cailin’s Unit 120 offers room for restaurateurs to cook up menus and business plans.
A federal class action filed Wednesday against USC claims the university breached its fiduciary duty to faculty and staff who participate in retirement fund programs through the school.
A popular sandwich chain sued actor Jerry FerrarA popular sandwich chain sued actor Jerry Ferrara Tuesday in an attempt to expel the celeb from the ownership group alleging he undermined the restaurant and breached his contract. a Tuesday in an attempt to expel the celeb from the ownership group alleging he undermined the restaurant and breached his contract.
Container volume at the Port of Long Beach declined by 7.7 percent in July compared to the same month in 2015.
Could hair care line be washed up after class action?
Stylist Chaz Dean and direct marketer Guthy-Renker face further fallout over hair care products.
CEO Isaac Larian is game for more time in court to protect MGA’s line of Bratz dolls from Mattel
MGA’s Isaac Larian reveals how a dishwashing job played into his toymaking career.
It’s all well and good to think outside the box, but when your box becomes a neighborhood blight it’s time to get conventional.