Reporter (Manufacturing and Trade)
Watch company Mvmt (pronounced movement) is set to be acquired by Movado Group Inc. for $100 million, the companies announced Aug. 15.
Compton-based logistics company, Southern Counties Express Inc., was acquired for $65 million in cash by competitor Universal Logistics Holdings Inc., the companies announced Aug. 10.
LA Original pop-up shop at the MOCA promotes local artisans
Local artisans display their wares under the LA Original banner at the Museum of Contemporary Art pop-up store.
Online retailer holds event to show off jewelry, talk women in business
Accessory Junkie launches its brick-and-mortar pop-up with a working women party.
The Port of Long Beach and Long Beach City College have partnered up to launch a new training program to prepare students for jobs in the global logistics and supply chain industry.
Private Equity firm, Strand Equity Partners closed a minority investment in Brooklyn-based vegan ice-cream brand, Van Leeuwen Ice Cream. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Firm helps retailers reach Chinese millennials
Pasadena firm plays matchmaker between Chinese travelers and local retail centers.
Downtown-based Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. announced Aug. 1 the acquisition of sheet metal fabrication companies, KMS Fab and KMS South Inc. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.
Sawtelle-based private equity firm Vance Street Capital announced the recapitalization of Jet Parts Engineering Inc. in Seattle. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.
The rise of social media itself has led to a shift to platforms and personalities that brands consider to be influential.