Cue Health to Sell 12 Million Shares in IPO

Cue Health will offer 12.5 million common shares for a range of $15 to $17 per share, according to its amended IPO.

Plantible Foods Nets $21.5M Series A Funding

BIOTECH: Ag-Tech Co. Aims to Change Food Supply Chain

Plantible Foods, a local agriculture-tech start-up developing a plant-based protein, raised $21.5 million in Series A funding.

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Venture Summit Spotlights Female Entrepreneurs

STARTUPS: Weekend Event Includes Fast-Pitch Competition

Funding is what’s on the table this week at the eighth-annual Women’s Venture Summit, created to help fuel and support female-led startups.

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Fluidra Pays $240 Million for Oregon Competitor

MANUFACTURING: Company’s Growth Spree Continues Amid Pandemic

Carlsbad-based Fluidra resumed its acquisition spree with the $240 million purchase earlier this month of S.R. Smith, an Oregon-based swimming pool equipment manufacturer.

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Cue Health Files for IPO

Cue Health filed an initial public offering on Sept. 1.

TOOTRiS Named Finalist in U.S. Chamber of Commerce Annual Dream Big Awards

San Diego start-up TOOTRiS is one of three finalists for the Minority-Owned Business Achievement Award.

Advanced BioMatrix Acquired by BICO for $15M

San Diego-based Advanced BioMatrix acquired for $15 million.

Urban Corps of San Diego County Receives More than $700,000 for Wildfire Safety

Combined, they total more than $673,000 for fire fuel reduction activities in Chula Vista and seven San Diego County preserves.

Petco Quarterly Revenue Tops $1.4 Billion

RETAIL: Corporation Lifts Annual Guidance to at Least $5.6 Billion

Petco Health and Wellness Co. Inc. (Nasdaq: WOOF), the Rancho Bernardo-based pet supply retailer and services supplier, announced net income of $75.1 million on revenue of $1.43 billion for its second quarter, which ended July 31.

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Amazon Credited for Creating 4,000 Local Jobs Since 2010

RETAIL: Corporation Says It Has Pumped $2.3 Billion Directly Into Local Economy Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) recently offered some hard numbers about its impact on the San Diego region and the San Diego economy.

PNC Makes $20 Billion Commitment to Environmental Finance

The PNC Financial Services Group Inc. (NYSE: PNC) is committing $20 billion over five years in support of environmental finance. The commitment will inform its choice of lending and financing activities.

Black Home Ownership Fund Created

Provides Grants of Up to $40,000 For First Time Buyers

A group of San Diego organizations led by The San Diego Foundation have teamed up to create a fund aimed at increasing the level of Black home ownership in San Diego County.

USD Students Land Internships to Jump Start Real Estate Careers

EDUCATION: ICSC Foundation Launch Academy Offers Program to Diversify Industry Opportunities

Earlier this year, three University of San Diego School of Business undergraduate real estate students were awarded internships by the ICSC Foundation Launch Academy.

MVP Launches Fourth Fund

FINANCE: VC Firm Recruits Investors to S.D.

Moore Venture Partners (MVP), has launched its fourth fund (MVP IV) to continue backing companies in the life science and technology space across all stages of their growth.