Mediha DiMartino

Staff Reporter

Mediha DiMartino covers retail, manufacturing and the ports. She can be reached at

Phone: 949-813-7384

Recent Stories

How EV Maker Fisker Scored With Wall Street

Shortly after its Oct. 30 debut on the New York Stock Exchange, electric vehicle startup Fisker Inc. was valued at about $2.9 billion.

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Rancho Dominguez Caster Maker Is Aquired

Aerol Co. Inc. is packing its bags for the Midwest.

Freight Company DHX Finally Wraps Deal for Hawaiian Express

A Rancho Dominguez-based freight forwarding company’s latest deal was decades in the making.

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Anastasia Reaps Benefits From Global Digital Push

Anastasia Beverly Hills Inc. has figured out a way to increase international sales.

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American Honda Plans to Unify Multiple US Operations

Come April, Honda’s operations in North America will be more unified.

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FAT Brands Posts Quarterly Gain

Even with 25% of its restaurants closed, FAT Brands Inc. reported a jump in quarter-over-quarter revenue during the third quarter, but the results still trailed 2019’s third quarter.

LA, Long Beach Ports Set Cargo Records in October

Local ports reported record cargo volumes last month, but year-to-date results for the San Pedro Bay complex are still 2% below the first 10 months of 2019.

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ROKiT Group Adds Ebikes to Growing Portfolio of Consumer Products

Rokit Group of Cos.’ latest venture, Rokit Made, is poised to take advantage of a growing consumer trend — electric bikes.

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Pivot to PPE Products Pays Off for Liberty Paper

The pandemic could have easily tanked Alex Ismail’s business.

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Revolve Group Posts Mixed Results for Third Quarter

Revolve Group Inc. surpassed Wall Street expectations and delivered its most profitable quarter, but the company’s stock dipped more than 10% on reports of a revenue decline.

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