Retail

Arkansas

Walmart is expanding its retail empire in Bentonville, Arkansas with a 350-acre campus

A once-sleepy Arkansas city has now become the epicenter of the country’s largest retail empire. Since its 1962 founding, Walmart has not only transformed its headquarters in Bentonville, but along with it, the South Central burg it inhabits. With plans to open a new 350-acre campus only two miles from its original office next year, […]

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City Council

Thomasville neighbors concerned with latest city council proposal | #citycouncil

The city is deliberating on whether to use a downtown building, with a 5 year lease, as a temporary office space. Thomasville residents are concerned about where the money to pay for this will come from and taking away commercial real estate from downtown. Check out the video above to find out what residents had […]

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Arkansas

Outdoorsy entrepreneurs wanted for business accelerator

Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios Outdoor retailer Moosejaw and ICELab, an outdoor-focused accelerator at Western Colorado University (WCU), are looking for startups to participate in the Moosejaw Outdoor Accelerator. Why it matters: The outdoor recreation industry is booming in NWA, with an increased number of entrepreneurs focusing on Arkansas’ natural resources for mountain biking, paddling and spelunking. […]

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Alabama

US cryptocurrency policy and the impact of the 2022 midterm elections | #elections | #alabama

The United States is one of the biggest areas of growth for the cryptocurrency industry in the world. The results of the 2022 midterm elections that took place last November have potential to determine next priorities in banking and crypto regulation that will significantly impact the sector. As a result of the elections, the Democrats […]

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Arkansas

Texas de Brazil Announces Plans to Open in Arkansas

Pinnacle Hills Promenade to Welcome Premier Brazilian Steakhouse DALLAS, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Texas de Brazil Churrascaria, the world’s largest family-owned and operated Brazilian steakhouse brand, is bringing its rodizio-style dining concept to one of the fastest growing metro areas in the country, Rogers, AK. The new restaurant will open next year in the […]

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Arkansas

Cannabis News Week: Oklahoma, Arkansas Go Their Separate Ways

Moves that seem like a good idea during times of expansion have a funny way of looking a lot different in the glow of a less flattering light.  Canopy Growth  (CGC) , one of the biggest Canadian cannabis companies, is realizing its pandemic expansion into the retail space wasn’t the right move.  This week, Canopy […]

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Arkansas

The new cost of Walmart’s transportation

Some Walmart suppliers will have to shell out more money to make a profit, according to a document exclusively seen by Axios. What’s happening: The retailer will begin charging a sliding fee to suppliers that rely on its fleet to move their goods to Walmart distribution centers or stores. The extra line item, along with […]

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