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Energy / Manufacturing

Acquisition Won’t Change Central Moloney, Hart Says

Wind Point Partners confirmed its acquisition of the nine-figure manufacturing company on Oct. 27. read more >
Media & Marketing

Texas Marketing Firm Proforma Buys Paragould Apparel Company

Proforma also has offices in Texas, New Mexico and Louisiana. It provides commercial print, promotional products, video and web services. read more >
JetBlue planes at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City
Legal / Transportation

US Sues to Block JetBlue From Buying Spirit Airlines

The Justice Department said the tie-up would especially hurt cost-conscious travelers who depend on Spirit to find cheaper options to JetBlue and other airlines. read more >
Agriculture & Poultry / Public Companies

Tyson Foods Acquires Tennessee Sausage Company

Family-owned Williams Sausage Co. Inc. of Union City employs about 500 people. read more >
Banking & Finance / Business Services

Among US M&A Deals, 314 Surpassed $1B

In 2022, 314 merger and acquisition transactions valued at more than $1 billion took place in the United States, according to Statista, a consumer data and market information company based […] read more >
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Banking & Finance

Stone Bank Draws $88M-$90M Deal

Where the final price lands depends on the adjustments at closing. read more >
Business Services / Investments / Manufacturing

Arcane Capital Acquires PolyTech Plastic Molding

The Little Rock investment firm said the deal advances its goal of building "the most efficiently operated plastics manufacturing company in the nation." read more >
Business Services

Montrose Acquires Lab That Specializes in ‘Forever Chemicals’

Frontier Analytical Laboratories of El Dorado Hills, California is now part of Montrose's measurement and analysis segment. read more >
Signage at a D.R. Horton corporate office in Orlando, Florida. The nation's biggest home builder has acquired Riggins Custom Homes of Fayetteville, expanding its presence in the northwest Arkansas market.
Construction / Public Companies / Real Estate

D.R. Horton to Acquire Fayetteville Home Builder for $107M

The cash deal for Riggins Custom Homes includes about 3,000 lots, 170 homes in inventory and 173 homes in sales order backlog. read more >
America’s Car-Mart CEO Jeff Williams said the company’s goal is to reach 100,000 customers by April 2022.
Public Companies / Transportation

America’s Car-Mart Buys Texas Dealership

The deal with Taylor Auto Credit is expected to close by the end of the year. read more >
Zack Hill
Media & Marketing

Little Rock Digital Firm Few Acquires Perch, a Similar Agency

CEO Zack Hill said Few acquired Perch in its continuing focus on growth, talent, company culture and services. read more >
Lane Bryant's headquarters in New Albany, Ohio. Tempus Realty Partners of Little Rock acquired the building for $42 million.
Real Estate / Retail

Tempus Realty Buys Lane Bryant’s Ohio HQ for $42M

The acquisition is the real estate firm's sixth in the Columbus area. read more >
Abaca executives and employees pose for a group photo outside a branch of the North Little Rock Public Library System
Banking & Finance / Business Services / Public Companies

Abaca Agrees to $30M Acquisition, Will Keep Its Brand and NLR Base

The deal gives the buyer, Colorado-based Safe Harbor Financial, access to more than 300 accounts. read more >
Kristi Crum, CEO of Rock Dental Brands of Little Rock (Karen E. Segrave)
Health Care

Rock Dental Expands to Alabama Through Acquisition

The company now manages 98 locations across Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri and Alabama. read more >
Patrick Schueck is president of Lexicon Inc. For some companies, automating jobs helps companies either keep their operations here or reshore them. Many Arkansas manufacturers are having difficulty filling jobs because of the lack of qualified workers.
Business Services / Construction / Manufacturing

Lexicon Acquires Alabama Insulation Contractor

Universal Limited Inc. and its nearly 200 workers will continue their employment and remain in Alabama. read more >
Dan Andrews, managing partner of Tempus Realty Partners in Little Rock.
Investments / Real Estate

Tempus Announces $39.2M Industrial Properties Acquisition

Each facility in the transaction is fully occupied by W.W. Williams, an industrial distribution repair and service company. read more >

Lexicon Looks at Possible AcquisitionsLock Icon

The company is preparing for inflationary pressure by broadening its footprint and services. read more >
Business Services / Transportation

Pallet Company Acquires Fort Smith Logistics Firm Propak

Propak CEO Steve Clark said the combined services of the companies will provide stability amid supply chain disruptions. read more >
Donnie Smith, who resigned as CEO of Tyson Foods Inc. on the last day of 2016, said his departure was not related to antitrust litigation linked to price-fixing allegations.
Agriculture & Poultry

Investment Group Buys Foster Farms; Former Tyson CEO Named Top Exec

The California-based poultry company has a national footprint that includes facilities in Arkansas. read more >
Business Services / Transportation

Hot Springs Packaging Company Sigma Supply Acquired by Illinois Distributor

The deal gives Envoy Solutions an additional two dozen locations throughout the nation, including a presence in the "key state" of Texas. read more >