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Timber! Record Lumber Prices Fall Back to Earth This article is available only in print.

Timber! Record Lumber Prices Fall Back to Earth
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The lumber industry appears to be settling into a new normal after a frenetic spring that saw lumber prices surge to an all-time high — so high that executives were often at a loss for words to explain it.


$115M Judgment Against Walmart on Ice

$115M Judgment Against Walmart on Ice

WhispersLegalTechnology & Telecom

U.S. District Judge James M. Moody Jr. last month put a $115 million judgment against Walmart Inc. on hold “until further notice by the Court.” read more >

RAO Video Ready to Eject

RAO Video Ready to Eject

Whispers

Roll the credits: This is the end for RAO Video, which is calling it a wrap after nearly 45 years as a retail fixture on Main Street in Little Rock. read more >

As Dice Roll, So Do Ads

As Dice Roll, So Do Ads

LegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomCover Story

With three casinos operating in Arkansas, marketing heats up and ads proliferate. read more >

The 2021 20 In Their 20's: The Future Looks Bright

The 2021 20 In Their 20's: The Future Looks Bright

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

From Jonesboro to Little Rock to Bentonville to Prescott, bright young talent spans our state. For the 12th year, Arkansas Business is proud to introduce 20 of the freshest faces in business and community service. read more >

EVs Await Chargers; Retailers Await EVs

EVs Await Chargers; Retailers Await EVs

Technology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

Before gas-station owners invest hundreds of thousands of dollars in charging stations, they need to know there are enough electric cars to make it pay off. But before car buyers pick an electric vehicle, they want to be sure they'll find enough places to recharge. read more >

Arkansas Ranks 42nd in Recycling

Arkansas Ranks 42nd in Recycling

Arkansas ranks 42nd in the United States in the rate at which it recycles the most commonly used containers and packaging materials, according to a recent report. read more >

Crack That Whip: Woes in Supply Chain Persist

Crack That Whip: Woes in Supply Chain Persist

Transportation

The nation's supply chain is suffering from the bullwhip effect, in which a seemingly minor blip in the supply-demand relationship at the bottom of the chain creates increasingly harsher reverberations as it travels up the chain. read more >

Denali Acquires Florida Composter

Denali Acquires Florida Composter

Transportation

Denali Water Solutions LLC of Russellville, through its wholly-owned subsidiary WeCare Denali LLC, acquires GreenCare Recycling of Fort Myers, Florida. read more >