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Anheuser-Busch to Produce Hand Sanitizer at Van Nuys Plant

In response to the spreading COVID-19 virus, Anheuser-Busch Cos. announced on Sunday that it will produce bottles of hand sanitizer at its Van Nuys plant in addition to its Budweiser beer.

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Electric Vehicle Industry Driving Up Salaries, Report Finds

Demand for skilled workers in Southern California’s electric vehicle industry is growing, driving up salaries and filling local training programs, according to a new report.

Galpin Motors Returns to Television With ‘Driven’

Galpin Auto Sports will return to television with a new series for Discovery Channel called “Driven.”

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Oil Shock Sends California Resources Lower

Shares of California Resources Corp. fell 13.6 percent Friday in tandem with lower crude oil prices.

Chatsworth Beauty Supply Maker Acquired

Beauty products manufacturer Cosmetic Laboratories of America has been acquired by Knowlton Development Corp. in Quebec, also a maker of cosmetic and personal care supplies.

Disney-Licensed Lifestyle Brand Barefoot Dreams Signs Thousand Oaks Lease

Barefoot Dreams has committed to a 50,708-square-foot lease at Rexford Industrial’s Conejo Spectrum Business Park in Thousand Oaks.

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ServiceTitan to Collaborate With Garage Door Maker

Contractor and home-repair software developer ServiceTitan Inc. has signed a collaboration agreement with Clopay Corp., a garage door manufacturer and supplier.

Simi Valley Firm Launches New Lines in Ulta Beauty Stores

Simi Valley-based Derma E, a skincare brand focused on all-natural products, launched two product lines exclusively in Ulta Beauty Inc. stores.

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Capstone Comes Up Short on Quarterly Revenue, Net Income

Capstone Turbine Corp. missed Wall Street estimates on earnings and revenue in the fiscal third quarter.

Preview: Nissan Accused of Double-Dealing on Car Lot

Did Carlos Ghosn and allies deflate price?

Cable Maker in Valencia Acquired

A New York electronics distributor has acquired Whitmor/Wirenetics, a provider of high-performance wire, cable and tubing in Valencia.

Wesco Goes Private as Platinum Acquisition Closes

Platinum Equity has closed its acquisition of Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc. in a deal valued at $1.9 billion.

Dole Foods Wins Award for Rose Parade Float

Dole Packaged Foods in Westlake Village announced that its 2020 Rose Parade float “Sunshine for All” won the Queen award in this year’s parade.

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Research Station in Antarctica to Run on Capstone Turbine

Capstone Turbine Corp. received a follow-on order for one of its microturbines from the National Science Foundation for use at its McMurdo research station in Antarctica.

Receiver Alleges Corruption in Sale of Universal City Nissan Dealership

The receiver for automotive dealership Sage Group has filed a lawsuit alleging that Japanese automaker Nissan concealed a corrupt relationship between it and an auto group that bought dealerships from Sage in Universal City and Glendale.