Life’s not a beach at women’s apparel company Chico’s FAS these days. Founded in 1983 on Florida’s Sanibel Island, selling Mexican folk art and cotton sweaters, the 700-plus store chain is embroiled in a fierce proxy contest — and management is spending serious money to fend it off. Activist investor Barington Capital Group, which has
Douglas Emmett Inc., the owner of one of the largest office complexes in Downtown Honolulu, is embarking on a multimillion-dollar effort to build nearly 500 more units at the Moanalua Hillside Apartments in Honolulu, Pacific Business News has learned.
The California-based real estate investment trust, which owns the highly visible Bishop Square office complex, was issued 10 building permits for various types of work, including new foundations for the leasing office, maintenance building, guard shack…
Private equity party boy Marc Leder is taking a break from his blowout Fourth of July bash this year. The Sun Capital Partners head honcho disappointed his partygoing pals this week with the news that he will be working in Europe the entire month of July, as well as attending two weddings.