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Lance Turner

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Lance Turner has been with Arkansas Business since 1999 and has been Interactive Editor since 2000. Turner oversees content for ABPG sites, including ArkansasBusiness.com, where he edits the Daily Report enewsletter.

He appears regularly on CBS affiliate KTHV-TV, Channel 11, providing business news reports on "Today's THV This Morning." He is also a panelist on AETN's weekly public affairs program, "Arkansas Week."

He's on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

Last 10 Articles & Blog Posts

Wal-Mart Adds to Portfolio, Buys Bonobos for $310M

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville announces that it will buy online apparel retailer Bonobos Inc. for $310 million in cash. read more >

Tyson Foods Completes $4.2B AdvancePierre Purchase

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale completes its $4.2 billion deal to purchase AdvancePierre Foods Holdings Inc. of Cincinnati. The deal adds to Tyson Foods' portfolio of branded and value-added packaged foods. read more >

Watch the Wal-Mart Shareholders' Meeting Here

Watch the Wal-Mart annual shareholders' meeting live beginning at 8 a.m. read more >

Dassault Falcon Jet to Trim About 6 Percent of Workforce

Dassault Falcon Jet on Friday confirmed a companywide workforce reduction amid what its CEO called "challenging" market conditions for the aviation industry. read more >

Wal-Mart Tops 1Q Profit Forecasts, Online Sales Up 63 Percent

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville on Thursday reported first-quarter earnings that beat analyst expectations, and online sales rose 63 percent on what the retailer called "organic" growth at its website. read more >

Broadcasters Association Leader Doug Krile to Retire

The Arkansas Broadcasters Association says Executive Director Doug Krile will retire this summer. read more >

SCA Pharmaceuticals to Build 90K-SF Plant in Connecticut

SCA Pharmaceuticals of Little Rock plans to build a new 90,000-SF manufacturing facility in Windsor, Connecticut. read more >

Acxiom Yearly Profit Down; Company Sees Revenue Growth in 2018

Acxiom Corp. of Conway remained profitable in fiscal 2017 and revenue rose 3.5 percent, as the publicly traded data services provider called for more revenue growth in 2018. read more >

Jobs Mix Keeps Unemployment Low in Faulkner County

The decline of the Fayetteville Shale cost jobs in Faulkner County, but a diverse economy led by sales, office and administrative professions continued to keep the unemployment rate near historic lows. read more >

Simmons First Completes Purchase of Tennessee Bank

Simmons First National Corp. of Pine Bluff completes its acquisition of Hardeman County Investment Co. Inc. of Jackson, Tennessee. read more >