Retail Archive

Ozark Candies & Nuts Buys Land For New Facility

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/10/2018 11:31 am

Ozark Candies & Nuts plans to move its operations from a 1,851-SF building at 6311 Kelly Road on 1.44 acres in North Little Rock, a location where it doesn't have a retail store.

Jonesboro Rotary Club Marks 100 Years with Downtown Plaza

by Todd Traub 5/9/2018 12:44 pm

The Rotary Club of Jonesboro leads a $750,000 project to create Centennial Park in downtown Jonesboro.

Widow Receives $1M Judgment Over RV Dealership Destroyed by Tornado

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/7/2018 12:01 am

A “hand-shake” man who died while cleaning up debris after a 2014 tornado has had his attention to contractual detail vindicated by the Arkansas Court of Appeals.

Waste, Fraud and Abuse (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 5/7/2018 12:00 am

Here's a little mantra I'd like for you to commit to memory: Wherever there are human beings, there will be waste, fraud and abuse.

The Color of Values (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 5/7/2018 12:00 am

From cars and clothing to insurance, cereal and banking, brands are embracing the values embodied in diversity and aligning themselves with inclusivity.

River City Recreation World Purchased for $6.3M

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 12:00 am

A recreational vehicle dealership in Sherwood, an 11,196-SF manor in west Little Rock, a 3,060-SF retail project in Jacksonville and a 30-acre residential spread in west Little Rock form this week's quartet of million-dollar real estate transactions.

Evelyn Hills Shopping Center Sold for $7.2M

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/30/2018 12:00 am

A Texas investment group bought the Evelyn Hills Shopping Center on North College Avenue in Fayetteville for $7.2 million in a deal that closed earlier this month.

Residential Lots Scarce As Northwest Arkansas Draws a Crowd

by Marty Cook 4/30/2018 12:00 am

Space is not the problem for northwest Arkansas as thousands of new arrivals show up each year. The struggle is with affordability.

Rock Town Distillery Buys $2 Million Home (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/30/2018 12:00 am

Rock Town Distillery Inc., led by Phil Brandon, bought the onetime home of Jungkind Photographic at 1201 Main St.

Springdale Ridge Property Bought for $11.25 Million (NWA Real Deals)

by Marty Cook 4/30/2018 12:00 am

A California real estate investment firm paid more than $11 million for the Springdale Ridge Apartments.

Arkansas Condo Developers Find Feet in Niche Market

by Kyle Massey 4/23/2018 12:00 am

Jimmy Moses believes condos will always be “a little bit different product,” but are now an important anchor in a vibrant downtown offering more dining, shopping and entertainment options.

Red Flags and Rationalization (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 4/23/2018 12:00 am

Two separate cases involving lotteries in Arkansas and Iowa may have shared tech, lies and videotape in common, but that's where the similarities end.

Debt and Disposable Income Percentage Moves Up

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/23/2018 12:00 am

Household debt service payments as a percentage of disposable income moved up in the fourth quarter of 2017, to 10.3 percent, a total that includes both mortgage and consumer debt payments.

Planet Fundraiser Set to Enter Little Rock's Orbit

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 4/23/2018 12:00 am

The CEO of a new mobile app called Planet Fundraiser says his company is expanding into Little Rock and offering businesses a new way to help their communities, retain customers and increase revenue.

Put Asia on Your Business Radar (Yang Luo-Branch Commentary)

by Yang Luo-Branch 4/23/2018 12:00 am

From the ubiquitous “Made in China” and “Made in Vietnam” commodities to agricultural imports and exports to rising industries like artificial intelligence, high-tech manufacturing and e-commerce, businesses in Asia and the United States are intertwined.

Lexington Park Apartments Visited by $24.8 Million Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/23/2018 12:00 am

An affiliate of Tulsa's Case & Associates Properties bought the 288-unit apartment project in North Little Rock from Vestal-Burkhalter LLC, led by John Burkhalter.

Compensation for Walmart's McMillon Reaches $22.8M

by Mark Friedman 4/20/2018 05:11 pm

Walmart Inc. President and CEO C. Douglas McMillon saw his total compensation increase about 2 percent for the fiscal year that ended Jan. 31 compared with the previous year.

Cantrell Drug Agrees to Stop Making and Selling Drugs

by Mark Friedman 4/20/2018 11:02 am

Cantrell Drug Co. of Little Rock agrees to stop making and selling drugs until it complies with federal regulators' requests for changes, ending a civil lawsuit filed by federal regulators.

Cogswell Motors Owner, Wife Found Dead

by Lance Turner 4/17/2018 04:05 pm

The owner of Cogswell Motors Inc. of Russellville and his wife have been found dead in their home.

Walmart, Other Retailers Step Up Personalization on Their Websites

by Lance Turner 4/17/2018 07:11 am

Shoppers will see more personalization based on where they are and what they've bought before on the Walmart website, as the retailer and several other stores try to build stronger connections with shoppers used to the customization of Amazon.