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Rockline Industries Expands in Springdale (NWA Real Deals)

Rockline Industries Expands in Springdale (NWA Real Deals)

Rockline Industries of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, a wet-wipe manufacturer, paid $2.25 million for a 50,000-SF warehouse close to its manufacturing facilities in Springdale.
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Arkansas Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 3.8 Percent

Arkansas' seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained stable at 3.8 percent between May and June, according to a report Friday by the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services.
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Hugg & Hall Purchases RPM Services & Rentals of Louisiana

Hugg & Hall Equipment Co. of Little Rock has acquired equipment rental company RPM Services & Rentals LLC of Houma, Louisiana.
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