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June 17, 1997
IndeNet Inc., the Encino-based distributor of commercials and syndicated programs, announced that its order backlog will exceed $75 million for the first time in its trading history. Order backlog is the accumulated total of client contracts, typically over an average contract term in excess of five years, and is an indication of future cash flows.
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BUSINESS
June 17, 1997
IndeNet Inc., the Encino-based distributor of commercials and syndicated programs, announced that its order backlog will exceed $75 million for the first time in its trading history. Order backlog is the accumulated total of client contracts, typically over an average contract term in excess of five years, and is an indication of future cash flows.
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BUSINESS
September 15, 1995 | KAREN KAPLAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A local distributor of television programs and commercials will buy a San Diego-area company in a move toward replacing delivery services with digital signals beamed via satellite. Los Angeles-based IndeNet Inc. said Thursday that it will buy a 67% interest in privately-held Channelmatic of Alpine in a deal valued at about $9 million in cash, stock and notes. The combined company will have annual revenue of slightly less than $30 million, said Robert W.
BUSINESS
October 13, 1995 | KAREN KAPLAN
Television: IndeNet, a local distributor of television programs and commercials, announced an agreement to purchase the television services division of Los Angeles-based Starcom Television Services Inc. for about $5 million in stock. Starcom is a distributor of syndicated shows, including King World's "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" and Columbia TriStar Television's "Ricki Lake" and "Seinfeld."
BUSINESS
October 13, 1995 | KAREN KAPLAN
Television: IndeNet, a local distributor of television programs and commercials, announced an agreement to purchase the television services division of Los Angeles-based Starcom Television Services Inc. for about $5 million in stock. Starcom is a distributor of syndicated shows, including King World's "Wheel of Fortune" and "Jeopardy!" and Columbia TriStar Television's "Ricki Lake" and "Seinfeld."
BUSINESS
July 22, 1997
Britain's Allied Dome said it agreed to acquire MTC Management Inc., the franchiser of the 203-store Campbell-based Togo's Eateries chain, for undisclosed terms. Allied Domecq owns the Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream chains. It said it plans to expand Togo's with stores that combine all three brands. . . . San Francisco-based Digital General Systems said it plans to acquire IndeNet Inc. subsidiary Mediatech/Starcom for $25.8 million in cash, debt and stock. . . .
BUSINESS
January 29, 1997 | Times Staff and Wire Reports
IndeNet Inc. said it will fire 165 people, or about 27% of its work force, and close eight plants as part of a streamlining that will result in fiscal third-quarter charges of $10.1 million. The distributor of commercials and syndicated programs said it plans to integrate five companies it acquired in the last several years into two operating divisions and centralize research and development and marketing divisions. Los Angeles-based IndeNet said it will take a charge of $1.
BUSINESS
May 6, 1997
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BUSINESS
May 6, 1997
Companies with sales between $10 million and $50 million are ranked by percentage increase in 1996 sales. The Sales Growth 100 list on Page 31 measures companies with sales above $50 million. *--* Rank Company 1996 sales 1996 (millions) % change 1 SmarTalk TeleServices $15 3209% 2 NetVantage Inc. 27 1,923 3 BroadVision Inc. 11 1,915 4 Triathlon Broadcasting Co. 19 1,611 5 Sequus Pharmaceuticals 33 1,533 6 Infoseek Corp. 15 1,363 7 Gilead Sciences Inc. 33 821 8 Yahoo! Inc.
BUSINESS
May 19, 1998 | PATRICE APODACA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The value of venture capital deals in Southern California doubled in the first quarter as the surging economy drew investors to promising communications, software, biotechnology, retail and Internet-related companies, a survey found. Venture capital firms invested $231.5 million in businesses in the Los Angeles-Orange counties region in the first three months of the year, up from $113.
BUSINESS
September 15, 1995 | KAREN KAPLAN, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
A local distributor of television programs and commercials will buy a San Diego-area company in a move toward replacing delivery services with digital signals beamed via satellite. Los Angeles-based IndeNet Inc. said Thursday that it will buy a 67% interest in privately-held Channelmatic of Alpine in a deal valued at about $9 million in cash, stock and notes. The combined company will have annual revenue of slightly less than $30 million, said Robert W.
BUSINESS
May 19, 1998 | PATRICE APODACA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The value of venture capital deals in Southern California doubled in the first quarter as the surging economy drew investors to promising communications, software, biotechnology, retail and Internet-related companies, a survey found. Venture capital firms invested $231.5 million in businesses in the Los Angeles and Orange County region in the first three months of the year, up from $113.
BUSINESS
May 7, 1996
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