Retail Archive

Little Rock Properties Sell for $815K

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 9/1/2017 12:59 pm

Day care centers, eateries, retail center and lot sold this month.

Blooming Magnolia Looking to Boom

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Magnolia has bloomed in the last couple of years, but local leaders say the south Arkansas city — despite its lack of interstate access — is on the cusp of even greater growth.

Petsmart Property Draws $2.7 Million Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas Specialty Partners LLC, led by Dr. James Tucker, bought the Petsmart-Concentra project at 3470-80 Landers Road from the Horwitz-Bradley Revocable Living Trust of Los Angeles.

Bar Association Honors Attorney Bill Waddell for Pro Bono Work (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Bill Waddell was recognized earlier this month as one of five recipients of the American Bar Association's Pro Bono Publico Award for 2017.

Jeff Hart Promoted to VP at E.C. Barton (NEA Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

Jeff Hart has been named vice president for purchasing at E.C. Barton & Co. of Jonesboro. The

Arkansas Health Department Posts Restaurant Inspections Online

by Jan Cottingham 8/21/2017 12:00 am

The Arkansas Health Department earlier this month began posting restaurant inspection reports on its website, making reports on about 15,000 retail food establishments throughout the state publicly available.

Instacart, Waitr Enter Arkansas Food Delivery Market

by Jan Cottingham 8/21/2017 12:00 am

Instacart, an online grocery delivery service, began delivery service in the Little Rock area last week, making deliveries from stores like Kroger, Whole Foods Market, Natural Grocers, Petco and CVS.

Pain Points or Blind Spots? (Jim Karrh on Marketing)

by Jim Karrh 8/21/2017 12:00 am

Your customers and prospects might have a big problem and not even know it. How well equipped is your business to help them find that big problem and ultimately help solve it?

Jacksonville Plaza Sells In $5.4M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 8/21/2017 12:00 am

An affiliate of Midwest Retail Properties of St. Louis bought the 33,668-SF retail center on John Harden Drive.

Establishing Ethos (J. Kathy Barbeire Commentary)

by J. Kathy Barbeire 8/21/2017 12:00 am

It doesn't matter how passionately you argue or how logical your argument is: If the audience doubts your credibility, they will disregard your message.

Indian Mall Site in Jonesboro Sold to Memphis Group; Redevelopment Planned

by Kyle Massey 8/18/2017 04:20 pm

Northeast Arkansas' first major enclosed shopping center will soon be reborn.

Arkansas Unemployment Rate Stays Level at 3.4 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/18/2017 09:21 am

Arkansas' unemployment rate in July stayed at 3.4 percent. The record low was set in May and has remained unchanged for three months.

Developers Seek Creative Buyer for Old Paragould Power Plant

by Graycen Colbert Bigger 8/17/2017 02:04 pm

An historic industrial property in downtown Paragould is on the market after years of deterioration and neglect.

Arkansas Business Seeks Info on Minority-, Woman-Owned Businesses

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/15/2017 11:35 am

Arkansas Business is seeking minority-owned or woman-owned businesses in Arkansas for new lists to be published Sept. 4.

Denver Company Buys 1,400 Acres in Lonoke County

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2017 12:00 am

Farmland in Lonoke County leads the way for a quartet of central Arkansas multimillion-dollar deals.

Bowman Curve Draws $7.1M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 8/14/2017 12:00 am

Bowman Curve I & II LLC, an affiliate of Cooper Realty Investments Inc. of Rogers, sold its 60,779-SF retail center in west Little Rock.

U.S. Household Debt Passes 2008 Peak

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/14/2017 12:00 am

Household debt in the United States reached $12.73 trillion in the first quarter of 2017, finally surpassing its $12.68 trillion peak reached in the third quarter of 2008, the height of the financial crisis.

Arkansas Medical Marijuana 101 (Erika Gee Commentary)

by Erika Gee 8/10/2017 01:06 pm

After years of public discussion in Arkansas about medical marijuana, voters in November 2016 approved a constitutional amendment to legalize it. Here's a look at the basics of the medical marijuana law, known as Amendment 98.

Dillard's Reports 2Q Loss of $17M; Same-Stores Sales Down 1 Percent

by Lance Turner 8/10/2017 06:57 am

Department store chain Dillard's Inc. of Little Rock reports a net loss $17.1 million compared with net income of $12.1 million in the same quarter last year.

Leaders Form Arkansas Medical Marijuana Association

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/9/2017 02:57 pm

Leaders in the health care, agricultural and legal sectors have formed the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Association.

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