SD BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY ENEWS
Biotech upstart Sirenas LLC is collaborating with the California Institute for Biomedical Research (Calibr) to discover and develop drugs.
Sempra Energy announced its Mexican subsidiary has raised more than anticipated in a public and private offering of common stock set to close Oct. 19, selling the equivalent of $1.575 billion, or 10 percent more than originally expected.
Ash Robinson has been named CEO of FIT4MOM, the San Diego-based wellness company tailored to mothers that has more than 1,300 locations nationwide.
Pacific Imperial Railroad has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as part of its plan to reopen an east-west line connecting Mexican maquiladoras with the U.S. freight rail system.
San Diego startup Feetz Inc., a company that uses 3D printing technology to make custom-fit shoes, has launched a pop-up shop within DSW Inc. shoe store locations in New York City and San Francisco.
American Laboratory Trading (ALT) has partnered with Agilent Technologies, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of life science equipment, to sell factory-refurbished lab equipment.
Southern California startups have until 5 p.m. Friday to apply for San Diego Venture Group’s PitchFest.
San Diego-based Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said it received a $12.6 million single-award prime contract to integrate sensors into an unmanned aerial vehicle.
Canadian firm Laguna Blends Inc. is acquiring marketing rights for, and an equity interest in, two brands by nutraceutical water company Carlsbad Naturals LLC in a $1.8 million deal.
Qualcomm Inc. has ramped up its legal action against Chinese electronics maker Meizu.
San Diego’s Biocept Inc. announced that it expects to raise $10 million in a public offering.
Stone Brewing Co. announced Oct. 13 that it is cutting approximately 5 percent of its workforce — laying off about 60 of its 1,200 employees — as it adjusts to rising competitive pressures in the beer industry.
Rady Children’s Institute for Genomic Medicine announced that it would extend its collaboration with San Diego’s Edico Genome Inc. to expand the use of one of its sequencing tests for critically ill newborns.
San Diego Convention Center operators recently installed a new digital advertising system at the downtown waterfront facility, using high-resolution video projection technologies.
Developers have announced the first retail tenants at the mixed-use hotel development on the former site of Lane Field in downtown San Diego, as construction progresses on the second phase of the project now known as BRIC, to include an InterContinental Hotel.
After a four-month pilot program, North County Health Services has decided to expand its use of an electronic consulting tool developed by San Diego-based digital health company AristaMD.
A local buyer recorded as Carlsbad CRE LLC has purchase a Carlsbad industrial “flex” building with office space for $3.5 million, according to brokerage firm Lee & Associates.
Some of the business events planned in the county for the week of October 17, 2016, and beyond.
StaxUp Storage-Portico LP of San Diego has purchased a self-storage facility in Calexico for $4.1 million, according to brokerage firm Lee & Associates.
Infraestructura Energética Nova S.A.B. de C.V, Sempra Energy’s Mexican subsidiary, announced pricing and other details of a private offering and a public offering intended to raise more than $1.4 billion.