FOOD: Tax Credits Help Ajinomoto Set Up Shop in Otay
When Ajinomoto Foods North America Inc., stumbled upon the chance opportunity to set up shop in Otay Mesa, after Tyson Foods decided to sell its San Diego-based Circle Foods plant, those in charge knew they had to jump on the opportunity.
San Diego-based Ceramic Pro will begin reporting product installation details to Carfax in order to help maximize the resale value of their customers’ vehicles.
WINERIES: Millennial Palates and Good Prices Help Push Wine’s Sales
In the last several years, rosé has risen in popularity among wine drinkers nationally. Despite being a newer and smaller market compared with its California-based counterparts like Sonoma County, Napa Valley and the Central Coast, San Diego is capitalizing on the trend.
Local Wineries See Advantages, But For Now, Fiscal, Size Realities Dilute Their Enthusiasm
Nico Roulston, owner of the Candied Apple Café in Julian known for its breakfast options and barbecue dishes, says he doesn’t serve his customers anything but wine in a can these days.
TOURISM: Beach Games Give Something to Build On
Earlier this year, the Associated Press crowned San Diego the worst sports city in the country. But local groups like the San Diego Tourism Authority and the San Diego Sports Commission say the city shouldn’t be counted out just yet.
DINING: Eatery Plans to Add 10 to 15 Locations in a Year
For Maria Pourteymour, co-founder and chief cuisine officer of San Diego-based Luna Grill Restaurants LLC, the love for good, simple yet high-quality food has been a tradition passed down through her family, from generation to generation.
The San Diego-based child abuse prevention and treatment agency has named Rick Roark as its chief financial officer.
Luna Grill and The Hot Spot are headed to the Del Sur Town Center, the dining and retail center located in Black Mountain Ranch.
RETAIL: Sports Co. Cultivates Next Generation Of Players and Paddles
It was during his five-year stint in the United States military that Rafael Filippini, founder and president of Gearbox Sports, discovered the game — and the business — of racquetball.
The new destinations include Cleveland, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh, Milwaukee and Raleigh/Durham.