Northwest Arkansas


ArcBest 1Q Net Income Down 51 Percent

ArcBest 1Q Net Income Down 51 Percent

Transportation

ArcBest Corp. of Fort Smith reports first-quarter net income of $4.9 million, down 51 percent from the same quarter last year, while revenue rose and business conditions slowed. read more >

Democrat-Gazette Says Ink Hasn't Run Dry

Democrat-Gazette Says Ink Hasn't Run Dry

Technology & TelecomWhispers

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette has been steadily shrinking its print delivery zone and promoting digital subscriptions for a couple of years, but it isn't ready to get rid of ink and paper just yet. read more >

USA Truck Reports Another Profit

USA Truck Reports Another Profit

Transportation

USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren reports quarter net income of $1.5 million, up from $1.03 million in the same quarter a year ago — its second consecutive first quarter of profitability. read more >

NanoMech Files Plans to Sell Company

NanoMech Files Plans to Sell Company

LegalTechnology & Telecom

NanoMech Inc. of Springdale, which filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection earlier this month, has filed plans to sell the company at auction in June. read more >

UK Regulators Block Sale of Walmart's Asda Unit to Competitor

UK Regulators Block Sale of Walmart's Asda Unit to Competitor

British regulators blocked Sainsbury's $9.4 billion purchase of Walmart's Asda unit on Thursday amid concerns the deal would have increased prices and reduced the quality and range of products available. For Walmart, it's another setback in its effort to export its low-price strategy around the world. read more >

Booming Economy in NWA Fuels Area's Private Aviation

Booming Economy in NWA Fuels Area's Private Aviation

Restaurants & FoodTransportationCover Story

It doesn't take a numbers guru to know that things are adding up for the Fayetteville Executive Airport at Drake Field. Summer Fallen, the airport service manager, says the airport has felt the positive effects of a strong economy in northwest Arkansas. read more >

Arkansas Business to Honor 2019 40 Under 40 Class

Arkansas Business to Honor 2019 40 Under 40 Class

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportation

Arkansas Business will once again honor the state's outstanding young professionals at a luncheon for its 40 Under 40 class. You can order tickets here. read more >