Cubic Provides Canada’s First ‘Tap to Pay’ Feature

The first open fare payment system in that country allows passengers to pay for travel using contactless credit cards and mobile wallets.

PriceSmart Inc. to Open 2 Warehouses in Panama and Dominican Republic

The clubs are slated to open in spring 2019.

TheCoderSchool, Which Teaches Kids Computer Programming, to Open SD Site in June

The 9879 Carmel Mountain Road site is one of two locations the couple plans to open in San Diego.

San Diego Workforce Partnership Selects KRA Corp. to Operate Career Centers

The change, effective July 1, consolidates operations to a single provider.

Dawn Foods Closes Deal with Lakeside Bakery Supplies

Dawn Food Products, Inc., a global bakery manufacturer and ingredients supplier from Michigan, announced it has acquired Lakeside Bakery Supplies, a wholesale bakery distributor.

Grandesign Relocates Headquarters to Historic Wonder Bread Building

Its new, 7,600-square-foot office is in the historic Wonder Bread building near Petco Park.

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Ashford Unveils New Degree Program

San Diego-based online education institution is launching a new bachelor of science in Computer Software Technology program.

COMMENTARY: Lifesaving Solution for S.D. Coronado Bridge

More than 400 people have given up their lives jumping from the San Diego-Coronado Bridge since 1969 — with 98 in the past six years. San Diego and Coronado have become hosts to a suicide magnet that is now averaging 16 deaths per year.

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Bridgepoint Has Down Q1 as Business Transitions

EDUCATION: Earnings Fall as Company Becomes Online Program Manager

San Diego-based Bridgepoint Education, a for-profit postsecondary education services provider, said its revenue for the first quarter of 2018, which ended on March 31, came in at $118 million, down from last year’s first quarter revenue of $129.5 million.

Qdoba to Fill 100 Corporate Positions in San Diego

Qdoba Mexican Eats said on May 8 it will be adding roughly 100 full-time positions to its corporate team in San Diego

Qualcomm Executive Departs After 27 Years at Chipmaker

But the company won't say whether his departure was prompted by the widespread layoffs that are underway.

Sempra Energy Q1 Numbers Come in Low

The report showed earnings of $358 million, a $94 million drop from last year's first quarter.

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Stone Opens New Facility in Napa

Escondido’s Stone Brewing Co. announced on May 7 the official opening of its 9,500 square-foot restaurant and 10-barrel brewing facility in Napa, California.

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Bridgepoint Education Releases Q1 Results

Revenue slides in the first quarter.

Business Success Means Engaging All Stakeholders

Bygone corporate strategy held that companies manage their business and responsibilities in silos — clients in one silo and shareholders in another. Human resources were separate, and charitable contributions an afterthought. Teamwork and integration were too often neglected. Interdependency of stakeholders was an unknown concept.

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