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Walmart Launching New Fintech Startup

Walmart Launching New Fintech Startup

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Walmart announced Monday the creation of a new fintech startup designed to develop and offer “modern, innovative and affordable financial solutions.” read more >

Out of Bankruptcy, Amfuel Soars

Out of Bankruptcy, Amfuel Soars This article is available only in print.

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When 70-year-old Magnolia defense contractor Amfuel needed rescue from bankruptcy a little over a year ago, turnaround investors in Los Angeles swooped in like one of the military choppers the Arkansas manufacturer equips with bullet-resistant fuel tanks. read more >

Arkansas Hospitals Take Aim at COVID-19 in Trials

Arkansas Hospitals Take Aim at COVID-19 in Trials This article is available only in print.

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Clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccines and treatments are underway at two Arkansas hospitals, while a third is distributing a new treatment and all three are distributing vaccines. Their goal? To keep the infected from overwhelming the health care system. read more >

Lonoke Drug Store Targets Pharmacy Benefit Managers

Lonoke Drug Store Targets Pharmacy Benefit Managers This article is available only in print.

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Lackie Drug Store of Lonoke is suing six of the largest pharmacy benefit managers in the country, saying it won't be able to survive because the drug reimbursement rates it receives from the PBMs are often below its cost. read more >

Clean Room Boosts UA Little Rock in Biomedicine

Clean Room Boosts UA Little Rock in Biomedicine

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

A 160-SF clean room for biomanufacturing is set to open this quarter or next at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, spurred by NuShores Biosciences LLC opening one of its own in west Little Rock a few months back. read more >