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Fast Growing Bhu Foods Releases New Products

FOOD: Co’s. Keto Bars to be Available in Walmart and Target Stores Nationwide

Bhu Foods, an Otay Mesa-based manufacturer of clean snacks, is flourishing. As of this month, Bhu Foods will be available in 490 Whole Foods, more than 1,500 Target locations and 900-plus Walmart stores nationwide.

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Annual San Diego Beer Week Goes Online

Brewers Guild Plans Virtual Beer-and-Food Pairings, Live Stream Concert

COVID-19 isn’t stopping the San Diego Brewers Guild from bringing “hoppiness” to San Diegans.

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Spill the Beans Opens Second Location

Spill the Beans will offer counter service with a few tables for outdoor seating.

Dümmen Orange Relocates Mum Production

AGRICULTURE: Move to Encinitas Provides Ideal Coastal Conditions

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Before the Butcher Releases Affordable Plant-Based Meat Product

FOOD: ‘Mainstream’ to be Available in Stores by the End of the Year

Before the Butcher, a San Diego-based plant-based meat manufacturer, wants no American left out of the meat analogue trend.

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Creo Seeks to Commercialize

Co. Has Partnered with Genomatica, Raised $50M

San Diego-based startup Creo, an ingredient company that produces rare and novel cannabinoids, has officially launched after spending four years in research and development mode.

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GA-ASI Warbirds Gain New Capability

New System Lets Army Fly Aircraft Using a Laptop

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. has developed a way for its U.S. Army customer to operate one of its 2 ton unmanned aircraft using a ruggedized laptop computer.

Triton Program Finds Successes, Faces Budget Headwinds

DEFENSE: U.S. Navy Calls the High-Altitude Unmanned Surveillance Aircraft 'Invaluable'

Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) lifted the curtain on its high-altitude Triton unmanned aircraft program recently and offered a glimpse into several worlds.

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Local Vitamin-Infused Coffee Co. Sees Growth During COVID-19

NUTRITION: $20M Company Projected to Reach $23M in Revenue in 2020

A local coffee company wants java drinkers to have their cake – or cup of joe – and eat it, too.

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Carruth Cellars to Open a Multi-Use Venue in Oceanside

MANUFACTURING: ‘The Hangar’ Will Be the Fourth Tasting Room for the Winery

Carruth Cellars, the largest urban winery in San Diego County with three locations, is expanding.

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GA-ASI Gets $131M Unmanned Aircraft Deal

Gray Eagle Is the U.S. Army’s Version of the Remotely Piloted Predator

The U.S. Army awarded General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. of Poway a $131.6 million contract modification covering Gray Eagle aircraft.

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Northrop Grumman Refines Plans for New Military Aircraft

DEFENSE: MQ-Next Program Also Attracts General Atomics Aeronautical

Northrop Grumman Corp., which runs its unmanned military aircraft programs in San Diego, has a new chance to be part of a significant U.S. Air Force program.

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Hard Kombucha Sees Spike in Sales During COVID

BEVERAGE: San Diego-based Boochcraft, JuneShine and Local Roots See Growth

COVID-19 has changed consumers’ food and beverage purchasing and consumption habits, leading them to make healthier choices. Alcohol is no exception.

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Stone Brewing Hires New CEO

HOSPITALITY: Maria Stipp Brings a ‘Meld of Skills’

Maria Stipp is no stranger to the executive suite. From 2015 till March of this year, she was CEO of Lagunitas Brewing Company, now owned by Heineken International and with revenue of $228 million in 2016. Now, Stipp has added a new title to her impressive resume. Effective Sept. 14, Stipp is the new CEO of Stone Brewing.

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Citadel Defense Gets $12.2M Contract for Anti-Drone Tech

Specific Defense Department Customer Was Not Disclosed