posted: 10/03/2015 4:56 a.m.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. laid off 450 home office employees across multiple departments Friday as part of a restructuring effort by the retailer.
posted: 10/03/2015 3:18 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Friday that there is "significant momentum" for increasing trade with Cuba, but Congress must take the next step.
posted: 10/03/2015 3:15 a.m.
Two new pests have entered Arkansas, and experts say they pose serious threats to the state's milo and soybean crops.
posted: 10/03/2015 2:56 a.m.
Georgia dealership is Car-Mart's 144th
posted: 10/02/2015 9:06 a.m.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. laid off 450 home office employees on Friday as part of a restructuring effort by the retailer.
CEO Doug McMillon informed employees of the layoffs in a morning email entitled “A company positioned for the future." McMillon wrote that, “as a leader, these are some of the toughest decisions to make. While difficult, I believe these changes will help us become a more nimble organization that serves customers better.”
posted: 10/02/2015 5:55 a.m.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is planning job cuts at its Bentonville headquarters that could involve hundreds of workers, including senior managers, according to people familiar with the situation.
posted: 10/02/2015 1:54 a.m.
Rockline Industries, a manufacturer of wet wipes and coffee filters, announced Thursday that it will add 50 jobs in Arkansas as the company expands its capacity in Springdale and Russellville to supply Wal-Mart Stores Inc.
posted: 10/02/2015 1:41 a.m.
Springdale plant gets turbine-case contract
posted: 10/01/2015 12:13 p.m.
A coffee filter and wet wipes manufacturing company said Thursday it has invested $15 million to expand its Springdale plant, which will produce a new facial wipes line for Wal-Mart.
posted: 10/01/2015 10:42 a.m.
Bravo Television personality Carson Kressley will host a fashion show at Outlets of Little Rock during the outlet mall's opening weekend Oct. 15-18.
posted: 10/01/2015 10:34 a.m.
The federal government, One Bank & Trust of Little Rock and the family of the late Layton Stuart have reached a settlement in two lawsuits, the government said Wednesday.
posted: 10/01/2015 9:37 a.m.
WEST MEMPHIS — An Illinois-based company that provides sterilization services for the medical, pharmaceutical and food safety industries has announced a $15 million expansion at its West Memphis facility.
posted: 10/01/2015 5:56 a.m.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates stayed on top of the Forbes list of 400 richest Americans for the 22nd time in a row, while three of four Walton family members were elbowed out of the top 10 this year.
posted: 10/01/2015 2:06 a.m.
Grocery home shopping tests began for Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in 2011 and have included a mix of delivery and pickup options.
posted: 10/01/2015 2:04 a.m.
Even with a last-day rally, only four publicly traded Arkansas companies had gains in the third quarter, which ended Wednesday. Nine firms had double-digit losses for the period.