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Walmart to Acquire Last Mile Platform

Walmart to Acquire Last Mile Platform
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An executive with Walmart Inc. of Bentonville announced in a Nov. 19 LinkedIn post that the company is acquiring the technology startup company JoyRun of Redwood City, California.


Tragedy And Gratitude (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Tragedy And Gratitude (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

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Let another pesky woman editor encourage you to embrace the spirit of Thanksgiving this year as never before, even as we must limit the traditional togetherness — a small sacrifice by historic standards. read more >

ABC Properties Sell In $4.5M Deal (Real Deals)

ABC Properties Sell In $4.5M Deal (Real Deals)

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ABC Real Estate LLC, led by Jim Bottin, sold three office buildings on the ABC Financial campus and adjoining properties in Sherwood for a combined $4.5 million transaction read more >

After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

After Disrupting Itself, J.B. Hunt Gets Efficient

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J.B. Hunt CEO John Roberts and Shelley Simpson, chief commercial officer, participated in FreightWaves' virtual fall conference earlier this month and gave some color to how the company's technological pursuit led to its newfound success. read more >

Lonoke Land, Pharma Facility Leads Recent Transactions

Lonoke Land, Pharma Facility Leads Recent Transactions

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Farmland in Lonoke County, an office building in west Little Rock, an apartment complex in downtown Little Rock, a dollar store in Roland and future industrial land in east Little Rock form this week's lineup of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >

Convention Centers Can't Wait for Legislative Session

Convention Centers Can't Wait for Legislative Session

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Arkansas' hospitals and other industries have urgent concerns for the Legislature to address in the regular session that will commence on Jan. 11, but a key piece of the hospitality industry has needs that are more urgent. read more >

USA Truck Swings to Profit in 3Q

USA Truck Swings to Profit in 3Q

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USA Truck Inc. of Van Buren swings back to a profit in the third quarter, reporting net income of $2.3 million, or 26 cents per diluted share. read more >

Little Rock Buys New Home for Beacon

Little Rock Buys New Home for Beacon

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The city of Little Rock spent $540,000 to buy 100 acres of east Pulaski County north of the Arkansas River to relocate a piece of antiquated flight technology. read more >

At Depot, Apprentices Get Tickets to IT Jobs

At Depot, Apprentices Get Tickets to IT Jobs

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Newport's Iron Mountain Train Depot still has its century-old ticket window, but instead of sending railroad passengers on their way, the refurbished station will soon put Arkansans on a track to better careers. read more >

PAM Returns to Profit in 3Q

PAM Returns to Profit in 3Q

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PAM Transport Inc. of Tontitown reports third-quarter income of $6 million as the company stops a slide of three consecutive quarters of losses. read more >