Hollywood Bed & Spring Mfg. Co. Inc., a 75-year-old bed frame manufacturer, just completed its first acquisition.
Brandon Steven Motors acquired Honda of Downtown Los Angeles for $80 million. It’s the Wichita, Kan.-based dealership chain’s 13th store and its first in California.
Century City-based engineering and infrastructure giant AECOM has received a contract to provide ground assessment services for the third phase of the 14.3-mile, $7 billion-plus Lower Thames Crossing highway tunnel project near the mouth of England’s famed Thames River.
Mid-Wilshire-based 8minute Solar Energy and Charlotte, N.C.-based Duke Energy Renewables have begun commercial operations on their 280-megawatt Holstein Solar Project in Texas.
Company surprises analysts with second-quarter revenue
Footwear and apparel manufacturer Skechers USA Inc. reported second-quarter sales that beat Wall Street expectations.
Space Exploration Technologies Corp. achieved two milestones with the July 20 launch of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying Anasis- II, a South Korea military satellite.
Aerojet Rocketdyne, a missile propulsion manufacturer based in El Segundo, completed the propulsion hardware for NASA’s Space Launch System rocket and Orion spacecraft.
After Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti shut down all nonessential businesses in March, many apparel manufacturers circumvented his Safer at Home order by pivoting to making personal protection equipment.
It looks like June gloom will continue to hover over the San Pedro Bay ports into the foreseeable future.
Electronics manufacturer Roland Corp. has named a new CEO for its U.S. operations and a new executive vice president of global sales.
Companies will team up on smart water technology
Water fixture giant Moen Inc. has acquired a majority share of Culver City-based Flo Technologies Inc. Terms were not disclosed.
Sometimes, ignoring advice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention pays off.
Company’s tech sees increased use amid lockdowns
The quarantine that has fast-tracked ecommerce — it’s expected to increase 18% to $709 billion this year and represent 14.5% of total U.S. retail sales, according to industry researcher eMarketer Inc. — has also been a boon for augmented reality software developers focused on retail.
Hiring follows investigation into accounting practices
El Segundo-based toy maker Mattel Inc. has brought on two new executives for key positions.
Gene Seroka guides the Port of LA — and the city’s PPE supply efforts
Gene Seroka, the executive director of the Port of Los Angeles, picked up additional duties in March when Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti named him the city’s chief logistics officer.