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Remembering Patti Upton (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 5/29/2017 12:00 am

Patti Upton was already in her 40s when she went founded Aromatique, making the lines of potpourri and candles and other decorative items that have become ubiquitous. She became a sensation, collecting more accolades than you could shake a holly branch at.

Aromatique Founder Patti Upton Dies At 79

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 5/25/2017 9:57 am

Patti Upton, founder of multimillion dollar company Aromatique, died Tuesday at her home on Eden Isle in Heber Springs following a brief illness. She was 79.

Patti Upton: Entrepreneur

by Alexis Crowe 8/15/2016 12:00 am

Business leader … innovator … philanthropist … Member, University of Arkansas Business Hall of Fame … Fortune 500 board member … fashion icon. Honored as Arkansas Business Woman Owner of the Year and her company was named Arkansas Business of the Year.

Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame Announces Second Class

by Alexis Crowe 6/16/2016 9:45 am

The Arkansas Women's Hall of Fame on Thursday announced nine inductees to its second class, which includes two posthumous honorees and one organization.

UA Business Hall of Fame 2016: Patricia P. Upton

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/25/2016 12:00 am

Patti Upton likes to say Aromatique happened by accident. But the fact that success and Patti Upton found each other was no accident.

Decade-long Dispute Over Eden Isle Development Could End in Pulaski County Court

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/13/2014 12:00 am

After almost a decade, a legal dispute between two real estate developers in Heber Springs is still playing out, and this week a court hearing will determine whether or not the battle will continue.

Aromatique's Patti Upton Steps Down; Company Names Stephen Lawrence CEO

by Jordan King 8/1/2013 9:36 am

Aromatique Inc. of Heber Springs says founder Patti Upton has stepped down from her roles as president and chief executive officer of the homegrown decorative fragrance company.