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Bentonville Stresses Its Small-Town Feel

by Marty Cook 3/17/2014 12:00 am

A series of new planned developments in Bentonville has planned — or has already been put into action — is adding new life for its downtown area. The Thrive apartments are set to open by the end of this year in what the city calls its Arts District.

Movista: Bentonville A City On Fire

by Mark Carter 6/17/2013 01:53 pm

Innovate Arkansas client Movista was born in the MBA program at the University of Arkansas Walton Business College, but when it came time to put down permanent roots, co-founders April Seggebruch and Stan Zylowski chose a house just off the square in downtown Bentonville.

Bentonville Makes The Washington Post's 'It' List

by Lauren James 1/7/2013 08:00 am

Bentonville's dining scene took the place of Charleston, S.C.'s scene on The Washington Post's 2013 In/Out List.

Bentonville: Museum's Influence A Work Of Art, Design (Tourism | Winner 20,000+)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/10/2012 12:00 am

The Bentonville Convention & Visitor's Bureau responded to the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art opening by beefing up its advertising domestically and internationally to make it as easy as possible for visitors to come to Bentonville.

Influx of Workers Transforms Northwest Arkansas

by Todd Traub 7/2/2012 12:00 am

From highways to airports, from homes to banks, from dining to the arts, the Wal-Mart presence is felt mightily in the Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers Metropolitan Statistical Area anchored by the three cities plus Wal-Mart's home in Bentonville.

Wal-Mart at 50: A Not-So-Short History Of the World's Largest Retailer

by Eric Francis 7/2/2012 12:00 am

The lessons Sam Walton learned during those early, successful years of Wal-Mart allowed him to build the most successful retail chain in history. And just like the times that he took his planes up to search for potential Wal-Mart sites, it was Mr. Sam himself who was behind the stick, deciding which direction to go.

Bentonville: Addressing Needs Spawned by Growth (Quality of Life (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

Bentonville's commitment to meeting the needs of its residents has earned it recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction for quality of life.

Bentonville: Main Street Story is Like a Fairy Tale (Main Street Preservation (Over 20K) | Winner)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

Part of the dynamic growth Bentonville has experienced over the past decade revolves around downtown revitalization. Many new businesses have opened around the downtown square. That emphasis on keeping downtown vibrant as the city grows has earned it recognition as a 2011 Arkansas Business City of Distinction in the category of Main Street Preservation.

Cities of Distinction Making Arkansas Stronger

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/17/2011 12:00 am

Our cities, towns and communities represent the many patches on that quilt, stitched together through pride, unity of purpose and determination. Our cities and towns are determined to make better lives for their residents. They've done so through innovation, dedication and plain ol' tenacity. Arkansas Business Publishing Group is proud to recognize these efforts with the inaugural City of Distinction awards program.