Tagged: Retail

Business Hall of Fame Won't Add New Class in 2021

Business Hall of Fame Won't Add New Class in 2021

Banking & FinanceHealth Care

Citing "continuing uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic," the board that oversees the University of Arkansas' Arkansas Business Hall of Fame says it won't induct a new class of honorees in 2021. read more >

Circle K Double Combo Totals Nearly $9M

Circle K Double Combo Totals Nearly $9M

WhispersRestaurants & Food

This week’s list encompasses convenience stores, fast-food eateries, residential lots, a mini-storage project and homes scattered across Benton, Bryant, Little Rock, west Pulaski County, Sherwood and Conway. read more >

Pandemic Pushes Lumber Prices Up

Pandemic Pushes Lumber Prices Up

The coronavirus pandemic has boosted lumber demand throughout the United States, a surge that has pushed prices to record heights, raising the average price of a new single-family home by more than $16,000. read more >

COVID-19 Danger Continues to Drive Joblessness in US

COVID-19 Danger Continues to Drive Joblessness in US

Restaurants & Food

The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell last week to 860,000, a historically high number of people that illustrates the broad economic damage still taking place nine months after the first case of COVID-19 was detected in the U.S. read more >

ABC Financial Acquires Vancouver Firm

ABC Financial Acquires Vancouver Firm

Health CareTechnology & Telecom

ABC Financial Services LLC of Sherwood, a provider of gym management software and membership services, acquires Trainerize of Vancouver, a mobile fitness product. read more >