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$2.5M Grant Will Expand ‘Landlocked’ Storage at Jonesboro Tech Park

Jonesboro received two grants totaling $2.5 million to install a new rail storage facility near the Craighead Technology Park that will benefit manufacturers by giving them greater capacity to move products. read more >
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Chevy Dealership Sale In Jacksonville Tops $4M (Real Deals)Lock Icon

Harold Gwatney Chevrolet Co. acquired its project at 1301 T.P. White Drive from the William A. Gwatney Revocable Trust. read more >
Frito-Lay facility at 4 Production Drive in southwest Little Rock
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Consolidated Pipe Bags Frito-Lay SiteLock Icon

A distribution warehouse, three houses and an office building form an all-Little Rock lineup of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >
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Frito-Lay Seeks Up to $150M in Bonds for Jonesboro Plant Expansion

Frito-Lay of Texas has asked the city of Jonesboro to issue industrial development revenue bonds not to exceed $150 million for another expansion of its facility at 2810 Quality Way. read more >
Little Rock’s compressed natural gas station is scheduled to open in early February. It will be the seventh location in Arkansas.
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Little Rock CNG Station Will Bring Total To 7 in Arkansas

Early in February, the city of Little Rock is scheduled to open the seventh compressed natural gas station in Arkansas that is available for public use. Arkansas has had public CNG stations for just a few years — a station owned by Arkansas Oklahoma Gas Corp. was opened in 2011. read more >
Artist’s rendering of the new NEA Baptist Health System campus, which is set to open in the fall and will feature a six-story hospital and provide more than 500 jobs.

Diverse Economy Powers Jonesboro Toward Future

A tour of Jonesboro’s industry provides a glimpse into the economic powerhouse of northeast Arkansas. The list of world class manufacturing companies in Jonesboro is impressive; companies like Nestle Prepared Foods, Frito-Lay, Unilever, Nordex USA, Great Dane, Nice-Pak Products, Hytrol Conveyor Company, Post Foods and many others have chosen to invest in Jonesboro. read more >