Tagged: Northwest Arkansas

Walmart Makes Annual Meeting Online-Only

Walmart Makes Annual Meeting Online-Only

Walmart Inc. of Bentonville says it will not hold its annual employee celebration event, which typically attracts thousands of employees from all over the world, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. read more >

Tyson Foods to Pay Workers $500 Bonus

Tyson Foods to Pay Workers $500 Bonus

Restaurants & Food

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale said it would pay about $60 million in bonuses to 116,000 truckers and employees as a "thank you" for their work during the COVID-19 pandemic. read more >

Arkansas Businesses Should Prepare Now to Apply for Federal Aid

Arkansas Businesses Should Prepare Now to Apply for Federal Aid

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportation

Businesses can begin preparing now to apply for assistance under the federal rescue package signed last week by President Trump, but it will be about two weeks before they can turn in their paperwork. read more >

The Last Epidemic (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

The Last Epidemic (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionHealth CareEditor's Note

Every graph is still showing exponential spread of the coronavirus in the United States. South Korea seems to have been the only country that got ahead of this thing, but that’s easier to do when your land mass is about 70% the size of Arkansas. read more >