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#September11th: Links to Arkansas Business' 9/11 Coverage

by Lance Turner 9/11/2018 09:40 am

It was just another Tuesday morning. Until it wasn't. Here's links to Arkansas Business' breaking news coverage of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.

Parking Lot Lease Deals at McCain: A Whole New Mall Game

by Kyle Massey 9/10/2018 12:00 am

Companies like Dillard's Inc., J.C. Penney and Macy's are surveying their vast parking areas and seeing new opportunities for dining and entertainment venues.

Big Box Stores Still Hold Value, Experts Say

by Marty Cook 9/10/2018 12:00 am

When big-box tenants look for space, there's ample competition for the same handful of properties, due to increasing costs of construction and property.

Karen Knutson to Lead Government Affairs for Tyson Foods

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/7/2018 11:04 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale this week named Karen Knutson to lead all government relations activities for the publicly traded meat processor.

Walmart Canada Orders 30 More Tesla Electric Semis

by Associated Press 9/6/2018 03:18 pm

Walmart says it will buy 30 more electric semis from Tesla for use in its Canadian operations.

Southwestern Energy Sells Remaining Fayetteville Shale Holdings

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/4/2018 01:39 pm

Southwestern Energy Co. of Houston announces that it will sell its remaining assets in central Arkansas' Fayetteville Shale to Flywheel Energy LLC for $1.9 billion in cash.

NWA Conference Told Inclusion Makes Companies Stronger

by Marty Cook 9/3/2018 12:00 am

Diversity and inclusion are subjects of growing importance to leaders in northwest Arkansas.

Laura Landreaux on Helping Power Entergy's Generation of Inclusion

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/3/2018 12:00 am

Laura R. Landreaux was named president and CEO in July by Entergy Arkansas, which serves more than 700,000 customers as the state's largest investor-owned electric utility.

US Economy Grew at a Brisk 4.2 Percent Annual Rate in 2Q

by Associated Press 8/29/2018 07:39 am

The U.S. economy grew at a strong 4.2 percent annual rate in the second quarter, the best showing in nearly four years, as growth stayed on track to produce the strongest gain in more than a decade.

Home BancShares, Bank OZK, Simmons Shift Books to Reflect Tax Cut

by George Waldon 8/27/2018 12:00 am

The state's big three publicly traded banking concerns are cruising through 2018 with the added steam of tax savings courtesy of the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act enacted on Dec. 22.

Tyson Foods to Buy Keystone for $2.16B Cash

by Lance Turner 8/20/2018 06:43 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announced Monday that it will buy the Keystone Foods business from Marfrig Global Foods of São Paulo, Brazil, for $2.16 billion in cash.

America's Car-Mart Quarterly Revenue, Income Up

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/17/2018 11:19 am

America's Car-Mart Inc. of Bentonville on Thursday reported sizable increases in revenue and income for the first quarter of fiscal year 2019.

Dillard's Reports 2Q Loss of $2.6M; Same-Store Sales Up 1 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/16/2018 06:52 am

Dillard's Inc. of Little Rock reports a second-quarter loss of $2.6 million, narrowing its $17.1 million loss in the same quarter last year.

City: Amazon to Open Distribution Center In North Little Rock

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/14/2018 11:02 am

Amazon will open a "new concept" 30,000- to 40,000-SF distribution center in North Little Rock and create 65 to 100 full- and part-time jobs by this holiday season.

Inuvo Reports $800K 2Q Loss

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/10/2018 11:07 am

Advertising technology and digital publishing firm Inuvo Inc. of Little Rock on Wednesday reported a net loss of $800,000, or 3 cents per share, for the quarter that ended June 30.

Uniti Group Reports $3.6M 2Q Loss, Announces 2 Deals

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/10/2018 10:45 am

Uniti Group Inc. of Little Rock on Thursday reported a $3.6 million second-quarter loss and announced two transactions.

Tyson Foods To Sell TNT Crust

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/10/2018 08:56 am

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announced Friday that it will sell its pizza crust business, TNT Crust, to an affiliate of private equity firm Peak Rock Capital of Austin, Texas.

Acxiom Reports $3M 1Q Loss

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/9/2018 03:27 pm

Acxiom Corp. of Conway reports a first-quarter loss of $3 million, even bigger than the $1.3 million loss it reported in the same quarter last year.

Windstream Reports $94M 2Q Loss

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/9/2018 09:26 am

Windstream Holdings Inc. of Little Rock reports a second-quarter net loss of $94 million, or $2.30 cents per share, even bigger than the loss of $68 million ($1.83 per share) last year.

Murphy Oil Reports $46M 2Q Profit

by Kyle Massey 8/9/2018 08:22 am

Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado reported a second-quarter profit of $46 million, or 26 cents per share, in financial results submitted Wednesday to the Securities & Exchange Commission.