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Protests Fail to Boost Black-owned Businesses

Protests Fail to Boost Black-owned Businesses

Business ListBanking & FinanceRestaurants & FoodCover Story

Social media campaigns urged consumers to buy goods and services from Black-owned businesses following protests against racism and police brutality. But several African American business owners told Arkansas Business that they saw little, if any, boost in sales. read more >

Schwyhart Meltdown Followed Hunt's Exit

Schwyhart Meltdown Followed Hunt's Exit

Banking & FinanceLegalCover Story

Thirteen years ago, word began leaking out that one of the most dynamic commercial development partnerships in fast-growing northwest Arkansas was breaking up. read more >

No Summer Fling (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

No Summer Fling (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionBanking & FinanceHealth CareEditor's Note

Instead of simply asking what white-owned businesses can do to promote diversity in their workforce or in their customer base, Americans of goodwill are asking how they can make minority-owned businesses more stable and profitable. read more >

Pine Bluff Gets a Sprucing Up

Pine Bluff Gets a Sprucing Up

Banking & FinanceRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomCover Story

Led by the Saracen Casino Resort, which has a construction value of $215 million, Pine Bluff is seeing growth across the city unlike any in recent years. read more >

Southern Bancorp On the Move

Southern Bancorp On the Move

Banking & Finance

Arkadelphia's Southern Bancorp Bank will be relocating its west Little Rock operations into leased space formerly occupied by the State Bank Department. read more >