SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
SeaPort Airlines plans to begin non-stop service between San Diego and San Felipe, in the Mexico state of Baja California, on Dec. 15.
Seven more cities in San Diego County officially launched Home Energy Renovation Opportunity programs allowing home owners and commercial property owners to install energy and water efficiency improvements without any capital outlay and repayments made on property tax bills.
Civic San Diego, the city’s downtown project oversight agency, has approved plans for the $60 million Broadstone Makers Quarter, a 269-unit mixed-use apartment project to be built in East Village.
Petco, the San Diego-based pet supplies retailer that operates about 1,300 stores, said it agreed to purchase Wisconsin-based Drs. Foster and Smith, an online pet supply company that specializes in pet care and education, for an undisclosed price.
Qualcomm Inc. executives spoke about long-term growth with New York analysts on Wednesday, saying the company expects revenue — which was $26.5 billion in fiscal 2014 — to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 8-10 percent through fiscal 2019.
Shares of Jack in the Box were popping by nearly $4 in midday trading Nov. 19 on the Nasdaq exchange, pushing the stock above $75, following the release of the company’s quarterly and fiscal 2014 results.
Receptos Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing drug candidates to treat immune and metabolic diseases, announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering at $360 million for 3,600,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $100 per share.
San Diego State University has broken ground on South Campus Plaza, a $143 million mixed-use student housing and retail project slated for completion in fall 2016.
San Diego-based BioMed Realty Trust Inc. and the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard announced a strategic partnership to foster innovation and promote relationships between academia and the life science industry.
The 36th annual Chargers Blood Drive, sponsored by San Diego County Credit Union, will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 25 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Town and Country Resort Hotel & Convention Center in Mission Valley.
SoCal Penske Dealer Group of Los Angeles has acquired Drew Ford and Drew Hyundai in La Mesa, both part of a family-run dealership company established in 1927, for an undisclosed price.
Isaac Capital Group LLC, a San Diego-based private investment firm, said it closed a $5 million preferred stock purchase in Dataram Corp., a New Jersey-based manufacturer of computer memory and software products.
Imperial Beach Resort LLC of Henderson, Nev., has purchased Beach Town Rentals, a 31-unit apartment property in Imperial Beach, for $5.5 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.
PsychArmor, a nonprofit that helps veterans and their families, recently received a $1 million donation from the Rebecca Moores Foundation. The grant will help launch the Moores Center for Military Service Providers, which will assist civilian mental health practitioners who care for veterans, as well as others who provide similar services.
Evolva Holding SA announced it has agreed to acquire San Diego-based Allylix Inc. in an all-stock transaction.
Organovo Holdings Inc., a company that creates human tissues by 3-D bioprinting, announced the release of a commercial version of its bioprinted human liver tissue, specifically designed for testing drug toxicity.
ResMed Inc., a San Diego-based company that develops medical devices for sleep apnea and other sleep-related breathing disorders, announced that its newest sleep-monitoring device will be available through Apple retail stores in the United States and from the Apple Online Store.
Ralphs Grocery Co. of Los Angeles has announced plans to fill an estimated 1,200 permanent positions at its supermarkets in Southern California.
Franklin Wireless Corp., a San Diego maker of high-speed wireless modems and routers, reported fiscal 2015 first quarter net sales of $13.6 million, compared with $1.4 million in net sales for the like period of the prior fiscal year.
The Little Italy Association and San Diego-based developer H.G. Fenton Co. plan a Dec. 1 groundbreaking for Piazza Famiglia, a 10,000-square-foot public plaza serving the downtown neighborhood.