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Glacier Water Services, the Vista operator of drinking water vending machines, reported third quarter revenue of $35.4 million, up 13.2 percent compared with the like quarter of last year.
Senhwa Biosciences Inc., a cancer drug company based in Taiwan and San Diego, has raised $17 million in a Series B financing round.
San Diego opponents of a newly approved increase in commercial developer “linkage” fees plan to launch a signature drive aimed at overturning the decision or placing it before voters.
San Diego employers expect to hire at a cautious pace for the first quarter of 2014, according to the Manpower Employment Outlook Survey.
San Diego-based investment firm Pathfinder Partners LLC has purchased a Seattle condominium development for $13.2 million, marking its fifth acquisition in that market.
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla has appointed two veteran businessmen to its board – Alan Gold, Chairman and CEO of BioMed Realty Trust, and venture capitalist David Hale, CEO of Hale BioPharma Ventures LLC.
WD-40 Co. announced a 10 percent increase of its regular quarterly dividend to $0.34 per share, payable Jan. 31, 2014, to stockholders of record on Jan. 6, 2014.
San Diego-based life sciences software company Accelrys Inc. has acquired Ireland-based Qumas for $50 million in cash.
ACQUISITIONS: Big Deals Dominate the Scene in 2013 As San Diego Is Sellers Market
A soaring stock market spurred a spate of San Diego company acquisitions this year, with six exceeding billion-dollar valuations.
Father Joe’s Villages 12th annual Thanksgiving Day 5Krun/walk fundraiser drew more than 8,000 people. Presented by Wells Fargo, the event organizers reported a net of about $300,000 toward the outreach programs Father Joe’s makes to those in need in the San Diego community.
San Diego-based Cubic Corp. said that its defense systems subsidiary received a contract worth more than $70 million from an overseas customer.
Peregrine Realty Partners of Newport Beach has purchased La Terraza Corporate Plaza, an office building in Escondido, for $22.3 million, according to brokerage services company CBRE, which represented the buyer and seller.
An index measuring San Diego’s economy fell 0.4 percent in October, the first time it’s dropped since August of 2012.
Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc. has grown its revenue and net income guidance, due to better-than-expected sales of its Captisol product.