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Amazon Plans Last-Mile Facility in Hot Springs

Construction on the project is expected to begin in the coming weeks. read more >
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Artists to Get Space at Park Plaza Mall

The mall's new owners are getting creative with empty spaces at the shopping center, which has about a 90% occupancy rate. read more >
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Visa, Mastercard Settle Long-Running Antitrust Suit Over Swipe Fees With Merchants

The deal would lower and cap the fees charged by Visa and Mastercard and allow small businesses to collectively bargain for rates with the payment processors in a similar way that the large merchants do on their own now. read more >
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Arkansas Foodbank Adds 5 to Board of Directors

Arkansas Foodbank announced it has added five members to its board of directors. They are: Jon Ball, Little Rock market manager, Walmart Sharmane Andrews, senior vice president, chief Compliance Officer, […] read more >
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Skyline Report: Northwest Arkansas Commercial Vacancy Rate Holds Steady

The region continues to see new space enter the market and get leased fairly quickly. read more >
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US Consumers Remain Confident, but Their Feelings About the Near Future are a Bit More Cloudy

The Conference Board, a business research group, said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index ticked down to 104.7 in March from a revised 104.8 in February. read more >
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Sherwood Complex Attracts $15M Sale (Real Deals)Lock Icon

The 160-unit Chapel Ridge apartment complex in Sherwood weighed in at $15 million. read more >
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Jonesboro Shopping Center Sells for $11MLock Icon

This week's million-dollar deals and construction features commercial and industrial properties, along with one new home. read more >
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The Great Talent Vanishing Act (Stuart and Terre McLendon Commentary)

The shortage of professional talent you feel in your business is reflected in national statistics. read more >
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AEDC Announces 50 More Businesses Certified by Minority & Women-Owned Business Program

Fifty more businesses were certified last year compared with 34 in 2022, bringing the total number of businesses that have been certified by the Minority & Women-Owned Business Enterprise Certification Program to 335 at year-end. read more >
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Empowering Communities: NWA Women Support Black Enterprises

Founded in 2019, Black Owned Northwest Arkansas is an organization that strives to create community and support Black-owned enterprises. read more >
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When the Old Stories No Longer Fit

Trying on new ideas and “what if?” scenarios can keep a company from falling behind or becoming obsolete. read more >
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Empowering the Delta (Abe Hudson Commentary)

By supporting grassroots efforts, we can narrow the racial wealth gap and foster inclusive growth. read more >
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Prestige Transaction Registers $2.4M Sale (Real Deals)

A 22,400-SF auto facility in North Little Rock tipped the scales at $2.4 million. read more >
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February Retail Sales Up 0.6%, Weaker Than Expected

February's number was lifted in part by higher gas price as well as higher auto sales and a rebound in building materials. read more >
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Gearhead Outfitters Expands to Colorado With Store Acquisitions

The deal for two Summit Canyon Mountaineering stores grows Gearhead's footprint to more than 20 locations in seven states. read more >
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US Inflation Up Again in February, The Latest Sign That Price Pressures Remain Elevated

Prices rose 0.4% from January to February, higher than the previous month’s figure of 0.3%, the Labor Department said Tuesday. read more >
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AI Market Forecast to Hit $1.8 Trillion in 2030

The global value of the artificial intelligence market is expected to surge in the next decade, growing from about $95.6 billion in 2021 to $1.8 trillion by 2030, according to […] read more >
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Raney Building Buy Exceeds $2.8M (Real Deals)Lock Icon

GW1234 Investments LLC, an affiliate of Little Rock’s Good Day Farm, acquired the Raney Building at 3600 Cantrell Road. read more >
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SQRL Faces Financial Strain After Ambitious ExpansionLock Icon

A 210-store transaction in October has not been “seamlessly integrated” as predicted by CEO J. Blake Smith read more >