Competition for the $152 billion industry is fierce, but Irvine holds the advantage.
The 185-acre UCI Research Park connects high-tech businesses with one of the nation’s top research universities and its faculty, students and STEM graduates.
Irvine’s Mediterranean climate creates ideal conditions for growing avocados.
“It’s the family business,” says Glenn Tanaka, owner and operator of Tanaka Farms in Irvine.
It all started with a simple decision to make healthier choices, like taking a daily multivitamin or flossing regularly.
The Irvine Spectrum Center, one of the most popular malls in Southern California, has gotten even better after a $200 million renovation.
If you are one of the vast majority of Americans who put a case on your smartphone, there’s a good chance yours was designed right here in this city.
Who said video gaming isn’t productive? PlayWerk, a startup company based in Irvine, has invented a Virtual Reality (VR) simulator that allows companies to train and evaluate forklift operators in a safe environment away from the hustle and bustle of real warehouses.
The Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce recently honored Irvine Company as “Philanthropist of the Year” for improving the quality of life for city residents.
An audacious plan recently was hatched to remodel one of Irvine’s oldest and dearest retail centers — Woodbridge Village Center.