Business Services Archive

USA Truck Snaps Losing Streak, Reports 3Q Profit

by Marty Cook 11/3/2017 09:03 am

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren reported third-quarter income of $409,000 on Thursday.

$2M Worth of Property Sold In October

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 11/1/2017 01:53 pm

Law officers, a warehouse, a shopping center and other property in central Arkansas changed hands in October.

Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments to Boards, Commissions

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/31/2017 10:39 am

Gov. Asa Hutchinson announces appointments.

Arlington Owner Announces Completion of Independent Study

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/31/2017 09:31 am

Sky Capital Group LP, owner of the Arlington Resort Hotel & Spa in Hot Springs, says Cromwell Architects Engineers of Little Rock has completed a certified study to address the hotel's structural concerns.

Amidst Newsroom Cuts, Democrat-Gazette Scales Back on Business Section

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/30/2017 12:00 am

From now on, Monday will be a day off for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's business section, Publisher Walter Hussman Jr. says, and the Little Rock daily will save some money.

Wal-Mart's Marc Lore Blows Top Off Exec Compensation List

by Gwen Moritz 10/30/2017 12:00 am

The word “outlier” was invented to describe things like the top entry on this week's list of the highest-paid executives employed by public companies in Arkansas.

Wal-Mart's New Headquarters: Tradition, Not Frills

by Marty Cook 10/30/2017 12:00 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says its new headquarters campus on 350 acres in Bentonville will be all about efficiency and not ego.

McGehee Opens $2.7M Health Clinic

by Mark Friedman 10/30/2017 12:00 am

McGehee Hospital opened its $2.7 million rural health clinic last month, following a $10 million hospital expansion completed just last year.

When Little Rock Jilted Amazon: Tale of a Breakup Letter

by Kyle Massey 10/30/2017 12:00 am

The whirlwind week of #lovelittlerock started when Millie Ward got a call from Little Rock Regional Chamber's Jay Chesshir, who thought that while 238 cities were pitching to land Amazon, Little Rock could make some noise by saying no.

Auto Parts Warehouse Hosts $3.6 Million Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 10/30/2017 12:00 am

River Mountain Investments bought the Ozark Automotive Distributors facility at 4350 Stockton Drive in North Little Rock.

With Evolving Technology at Magna IV, Kristi Dannelley Has Full Plate

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/30/2017 12:00 am

Kristi Dannelley, the president and co-owner of Magna IV says that in the printing business, if you don't stay current, you can't compete.

Bryan Brooks Switches to Simmons Bank (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/30/2017 12:00 am

Bryan Brooks, formerly vice president of product management and development for Windstream Communications of Little Rock, has joined Simmons Bank of Pine Bluff as senior vice president of product development.

PAM Transport Posts Flat 3Q Earnings

by Marty Cook 10/24/2017 09:46 am

PAM Transport Services Inc. of Tontitown reported third-quarter income of $3.446 million, a negligible decrease from $3.451 million in the same quarter of 2016.

Bass Pro Shops Nets $21.8 Million in Sale

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

A big retail destination, an industrial project and auto land in west Little Rock provide this week's trio of big real estate transactions.

Surf Air Coming to Bentonville

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/23/2017 12:00 am

A membership-only airline, Surf Air plans to begin service at Bentonville Municipal Airport within the month.

We Look Like Turkeys (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 10/23/2017 12:00 am

We have to rebrand Arkansas, and we have to back it up with reality.

Arkansas Unemployment Remains at 3.5 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/20/2017 09:36 am

Arkansas' unemployment rate in September remained steady at 3.5 percent.

Arkansas Business Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2017 09:46 am

Four leaders who have made contributions to the finance and banking, fitness, transportation and steel industries make up the 2018 class of inductees for the Arkansas Business Hall of Fame.

Tedford and Son Leave Stephens Inc., Go In with Stephens Group

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/16/2017 12:00 am

Bill Tedford has left Stephens Inc. after 51 years, along with son Alan, and they have hooked up with the other side of the Stephens family.

Pro Bono Work Can Also Be Good For Business, Bill Waddell Says

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/16/2017 12:00 am

When Little Rock attorney Bill Waddell found himself in the national spotlight in August, he embraced it to spread the word on the first rural legal-medical partnership in Arkansas.