Arkansas Business Weekly Edition
May 13, 2019
Walmart Challenges Amazon with Grocery Delivery

Walmart Challenges Amazon with Grocery Delivery This article is available only in print.

by Kyle Massey – 6 days ago

Shortly after Walmart opened its first Supercenters with food markets in 1988, top executives began to see groceries as the retail titan's future bread and butter. Now Walmart is America's biggest grocery seller, and food is becoming ammunition in the Bentonville company's online duel with Amazon.

PAM: Lawsuit Threatens Driver Wage Model This article is available only in print.

PAM: Lawsuit Threatens Driver Wage Model
6 days ago

PAM Transport Inc. of Tontitown is fighting a class-action lawsuit brought in 2016 that it said could send shock waves through the trucking industry and radically change the way drivers are paid.

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THIS WEEK'S LIST
Rank Name City No. of Trucks
1 J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. Lowell 15,808
2 FedEx Freight Harrison 25,000
3 YRC Worldwide Inc. Little Rock 14,100
4 XPO Logistics Little Rock 16,000
5 ArcBest Corp. Fort Smith 5,200
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Spotlight:
Startup Roadie Gets More Stephens Cash

Startup Roadie Gets More Stephens Cash

Five years after its founding, Roadie, the crowdsourced delivery service startup based in Atlanta, has attracted partnerships with major retailers, including Walmart, and, in February, $37 million in new funding.

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