SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
Hazard Construction Co. has broken ground on Civita Park, the latest element of the Civita mixed-use community in Mission Valley, being developed by San Diego-based Sudberry Properties.
Coca-Cola Co. has bought a minority stake in San Diego’s organic-juice maker Suja Life LLC. The partnership will expand the juice company’s distribution, according to Suja’s chief executive Jeff Church.
La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. has signed an exclusive worldwide research and license agreement with Nashville’s Vanderbilt University relating to the university’s research on bone formation.
The U.S. Navy awarded San Diego-based Harper Construction Co. Inc. an $18.1 million task order for construction at Naval Air Station Fallon in Nevada.
Raytheon Co. announced plans to fund a “Center of Innovation” at the Boys & Girls Clubs of South County as part of wider effort to support children in military families.
The volume of San Diego County’s hotel property sales transactions declined 16 percent from a year ago in the first half of 2015, while the dollar volume of those deals slipped 1 percent, according to a newly released mid-year report by brokerage and research firm Atlas Hospitality Group.
The median home price in San Diego County rose 5.6 percent in July from the year before, to $470,000, while the number of homes sold continued their recent double-digit spurt, increasing 22 percent to 4,322, according to data from CoreLogic.
Eco Building Products Inc. announced the appointment of Randy Smith as the company's chief financial officer.
Cohn Restaurant Group recently opened Coasterra, the San Diego-based company’s new $15 million venue at Harbor Island.
Medical device maker NuVasive Inc. announced that Johnson Lai has been appointed chief information officer. Lai will be responsible for advancing the company’s information technology systems, process and procedures, according to a recent news release.
San Diego-based Pfenex Inc. announced it has signed a five-year, cost-plus fixed-fee contract valued at up to $143.5 million with the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority of the Department of Health and Human Services, for the advanced development of a mutant recombinant protective antigen anthrax vaccine.
Retail Opportunity Investments Corp., also known as ROIC, reported total revenue of $46.2 million for its second quarter ending June 30, up from $36.9 million in the year-ago quarter.
General Dynamics NASSCO will launch its second liquefied natural gas-powered container ship for the TOTE logistics company during an evening ceremony on Aug. 29. The public is welcome to attend.
The holding company for San Diego-based Petco Animal Supplies Inc. has filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, related to a proposed initial public offering of common stock.
Three of the five people killed Sunday when two planes collided near Brown Field Municipal Airport were employees of defense contractor BAE Systems, authorities said.
Owner Linwood Ventures of Los Angeles plans a $15 million renovation of the former La Costa Towne Center in Carlsbad, with plans to rebrand the property as a luxury retail center called The Beacon La Costa.
The University of California, San Diego was ranked the 14th best university in the world for the third consecutive year, according to the 2015 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). The rankings were recently released by the Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University, a public research university located in Shanghai, China.
New Standard Equities (NSE) of Los Angeles has purchased a 74-unit apartment property in Spring Valley for $14 million, the company announced.
San Diego-based Events.com, an event management platform that facilitates the hosting and attending of events, and CrowdRise, an online platform dedicated exclusively to charitable fundraising, recently announced a partnership that will offer an integrated fundraising experience on one platform.
Northwest grocery chain Haggen Food & Pharmacy plans to close 27 stores that it recently opened in four states, including six in San Diego County, over the next 60 days.