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NanoMech Files for Chapter 11 Reorganization

NanoMech Files for Chapter 11 Reorganization

LegalTechnology & Telecom

The Springdale nanotechnology firm estimates both its debts and its assets as between $10 million and $50 million. Documents say the company has struggled through continual losses from operations together with slow revenue growth. read more >

Community Bankers Tap Accelerator for New Tech

Community Bankers Tap Accelerator for New Tech

Banking & FinanceTechnology & TelecomCover Story

Community banks lack the financial and human capital of their larger counterparts to invest in research and development, but they need new technologies all the same. Partnerships with financial technology startups are a practical way to address this need, four of the state’s community bankers told Arkansas Business. read more >

Arkansas Competing for 2 USDA Offices, 700 Jobs

Arkansas Competing for 2 USDA Offices, 700 Jobs

Arkansas is one of 35 states still being considered as a potential new home for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service office and National Institute of Food & Agriculture office. Both are moving from Washington, D.C. read more >

Investor Angst Boils at NanoMech

Investor Angst Boils at NanoMech

Banking & FinanceLegalTechnology & Telecom

If Jim Phillips had a New Year’s resolution to get NanoMech’s financial house in order during 2019, that aspiration didn’t survive the first day. And now a key creditor has implied it wants Phillips gone as chairman and CEO of the lubricant manufacturer. read more >

Entergy Arkansas Juices Economic Development

Entergy Arkansas Juices Economic Development

Technology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

Entergy, which serves over 700,000 electric customers in Arkansas, has long been an engine of economic development, a gene present in the company’s DNA since its birth more than a century ago. read more >

Gas Pos Relocates to NLR, Will Create 30 Jobs

Gas Pos Relocates to NLR, Will Create 30 Jobs

Banking & FinanceTechnology & TelecomTransportation

Gas Pos announced Thursday that it has relocated its headquarters to North Little Rock from Birmingham, Alabama, and will create 30 high-paying technology jobs. read more >