Peco Foods Plant Bringing 1,000 Jobs to Northeast Arkansas

Peco Foods Plant Bringing 1,000 Jobs to Northeast Arkansas
Progress on the Peco Foods plant in Pocahontas as of August 2015.

In 2014, Peco Foods Inc. announced it was building a massive poultry processing plant in Pocahontas. That project is now nearing completion and is expected to spur economic activity in the area.
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Alice Walton Drops Rocking W Ranch Price to $16.5M

Alice Walton Drops Rocking W Ranch Price to $16.5M

Alice Walton has dropped the price of her her 1,400-acre Texas ranch by $3.25 million after putting it up for sale in September 2015.
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UA System Board Votes to Partner With Pulaski Tech

UA System Board Votes to Partner With Pulaski Tech

The University of Arkansas System board of trustees voted unanimously Thursday morning to enter into a formal partnership between Pulaski Technical College and the University of Arkansas System.
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The List 75 Largest Private Companies

Arkansas' Largest Private Companies ranked by revenue, mostly provided by the companies themselves. Data also includes previous year's revenue, total employees and total Arkansas employees, year established, business description, top executive, and contact info.

Rank Name 2015 Revenue % Change Revenue
1 Stephens Inc. 2,250,000,000 0
2 Arkansas Blue Cross & Blue Shield 2,243,936,280 13
3 Mountaire Corp. 2,057,000,000 -3
4 RML Automotive 1,463,416,206 9
5 Simmons Foods Inc. 1,400,000,000 0

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Consultant Allen Engstrom on the Biggest Mistake Small Businesses Should Avoid

Allen Engstrom is the managing director of CFO Network of North Little Rock, a provider of accounting, analysis and consulting services to businesses.