Tagged: kent walker artisan cheese

Restaurant Sector Embraces Alternative Funding

by Jan Cottingham 5/4/2015 12:00 am

Restaurants, breweries and similar businesses in Arkansas increasingly are finding crowdfunding a valuable source of alternative financing. Arkansans see it as a way not only to finance special projects but as an important tool to promote buzz and buy-in, essential components of a successful startup.

Best Quotes of 2014

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/30/2014 11:15 am

They said it: The best quotes of the year.

Kent Walker Artisan Cheese Rebounds After Disaster

by Jan Cottingham 3/17/2014 12:00 am

Six months after an equipment failure spoiled 2,500 pounds of carefully handcrafted cheese — his entire inventory, worth about $60,000 retail — Kent Walker is looking into the future, and, he says, it’s bright.