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Apply Now for Arkansas Business’ Executive Leadership Academy

Arkansas Business will host its first virtual Executive Leadership Academy this fall. Applications are now open and the deadline to apply for the program is July 31. read more >
Investments / Retail

Walmart CEO’s Total Compensation Falls to $22.1M

Walmart Inc. President and CEO C. Douglas McMillon saw his total compensation drop 6.4% to $22.1 million for the fiscal year that ended Jan. 31 compared with the previous year. read more >
Stan Zylowski
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Movista CEO Stan Zylowski to Host Executive Leadership Academy Reception

Movista co-founder and CEO Stan Zylowski is scheduled as the featured speaker for the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy opening reception on Aug. 20 in Bentonville. read more >
John Furner
Health Care / Public Companies

Walmart to Begin Temperature Screening of Employees

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville says it will begin screening employees for signs of illness before they begin their shifts. read more >
John Furner
Public Companies / Retail

Walmart to Hire 150K, Pay Bonuses to Hourly Workers

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville is ramping up hiring and providing special bonuses to U.S. hourly employees amid the coronavirus outbreak. read more >
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Walmart’s John Furner Among Speakers at Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy

Walmart US CEO John Furner and J.B. Hunt Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer Shelley Simpson are among the executives scheduled to speak as the Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy expands into northwest Arkansas this fall. read more >
John Furner
Public Companies

John Furner to Lead Walmart’s US Stores; Greg Foran Joins Air New Zealand

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville says John Furner will become the president and CEO of Walmart U.S. as current leader Greg Foran takes a job as CEO at Air New Zealand Limited. read more >
John Furner
Public Companies / Retail

Sam’s Club CEO in Little Rock: Technology Is Transforming Retail

Technology is transforming Sam’s Club to benefit members and employees alike, President and CEO John Furner said during the Arkansas Economic Development Foundation's annual luncheon in Little Rock. read more >
John Furner
Public Companies

Sam’s Club CEO to Speak at Arkansas Economic Development Foundation Lunch

Sam's Club President and CEO John Furner will speak at the Arkansas Economic Development Foundation luncheon on Jan. 30 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. read more >
Doug McMillon, president and CEO of  Wal-Mart Stores Inc., has aggressively pushed the discount retailer into a new era emphasizing online shopping. Many of Wal-Mart’s moves in 2017 took direct aim at its chief competitor, Amazon.
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Compensation for Walmart’s McMillon Reaches $22.8M

Walmart Inc. President and CEO C. Douglas McMillon saw his total compensation increase about 2 percent for the fiscal year that ended Jan. 31 compared with the previous year. read more >
John Furner
Public Companies / Retail

Sam’s Club to Offer Free Shipping for Premium Members

Sam's Club is offering free shipping for premium members and simplifying its membership tiers. read more >
Construction / Education / Nonprofits

Early Childhood Initiatives Center to Break Ground On $16.5M Facility

The Early Childhood Initiatives Center announced Tuesday that a groundbreaking ceremony for its new 45,000-SF, $16.5 million facility in Bentonville is planned for 11 a.m. on Oct. 19 at Hayfield on J Street, directly south of the Amazeum. read more >
John Furner
Public Companies / Retail

Wal-Mart Names John Furner as Next CEO of Sam’s Club

Wal-Mart says it named John Furner as CEO of its Sam's Club stores to replace Rosalind Brewer, who is retiring next month. read more >