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SIG Sauer Plans $150M Expansion of Jacksonville Facility

The project is expected to create 625 jobs over the next five years. read more >

Fiocchi Plans Ammo Factory, 85 Jobs in Pulaski County

Fiocchi of America, the U.S. subsidiary of Italian ammunition maker Fiocchi, plans to put a factory in Pulaski County, investing $15 million in an operation that will employ 85 people. read more >
Adam Blalock, CEO of Umarex/Walther, holds one of his company’s high-powered air rifles at its corporate headquarters in Fort Smith.
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Arkansas Emerges as Bull’s-eye for Gun TradeLock Icon

A growing list of gun manufacturers with Arkansas facilities are currently employing more than 3,000. read more >
From left: SIG Sauer CEO Ron Cohen, Gov. Asa Hutchinson and U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark.

Sig Sauer Marks Growth of Ammo Plant in Jacksonville

SIG Sauer Inc. of Newington, New Hampshire, and Gov. Asa Hutchinson celebrate the company's plant in Jacksonville, which has added more than 100 jobs since opening two years ago. read more >

American Marksman to Expand in Searcy, Create 100 Jobs

American Marksman Arkansas LLC, an ammunition distributor, plans to expand in Searcy and create up to 100 new advanced manufacturing positions. read more >

New Hampshire’s Sig Sauer Expanding to Less Expensive Arkansas

A New Hampshire firearms manufacturer that employs 1,400 people is expanding to Arkansas where electric power is less than half the cost. read more >
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Future Bank of the Ozarks HQ Site Draws Deals Totaling $12M-Plus (Real Deals)

Little Rock’s Bank of the Ozarks Inc. acquired about 46.2 acres of mostly undeveloped property for a corporate campus in west Little Rock. read more >
The offices of Meadors Adams & Lee at 100 River Market Ave. in Little Rock.
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Arcade Office in River Market Bought for $2.7M

Office space in downtown Little Rock, an ammo plant in Jacksonville and a Little Rock warehouse provide our trio of multimillion-dollar deals this week. read more >
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Traveling the Globe in Search of Jobs (Mike Preston Commentary)

Over the last year, your Arkansas Economic Development Commission has traveled almost 20,000 miles around the world searching for good-paying jobs for the people of Arkansas. It’s a reflection of the times in which we live. Ours is a global economy, and the competition for new jobs is no longer with surrounding states only, but with every country around the globe. read more >
Asa Hutchinson
Government & Politics / Manufacturing

SIG Sauer, Remington to Bring 134 Jobs to Arkansas

Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday announced that a pair of firearm manufacturers will add 134 jobs in central Arkansas. SIG Sauer of Newington, New Hampshire, plans to put a new manufacturing facility employing 50 in Jacksonville. And the Remington Outdoor Co. of Madison, North Carolina, said it will create 84 new jobs at its plant in Lonoke. read more >