Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art will work with more than 20 schools over a multiyear period to determine the effect a sustained partnership could have on advancing education through the arts.
1Q online sales, store traffic perk up
Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s profits declined 1.3 percent during the first quarter of its fiscal year, but an e-commerce surge and strong sales across its U.S. stores showed the company continues to attract shoppers during a challenging time for other retailers.
Two former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. employees have filed a lawsuit against the retailer, alleging thousands of pregnant workers were denied the same accommodations as those with disabilities.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has partnered with RevUnit, a Bentonville-based tech firm, to establish a hub for young startups that is to be called Exchange.
Net income slumps 14% in 1Q; shares close $10.13 lower
Shares of Dillard's Inc. stock tumbled Thursday after the Little Rock-based company reported profits of $66.3 million for the first quarter, a 14 percent decrease from the same period a year ago.
The University of Arkansas, Fayetteville will begin offering a health-care management track for its executive Master of Business Administration program.
Robert Harrison, Andy Davis and Amanda Furr received alumni awards recognizing their career accomplishments from the University of Arkansas College of Engineering.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. threw a jab at Amazon.com earlier this year when it began offering free, two-day shipping without a membership fee for online orders of $35 or more.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has filed a patent application for a platform to track products in consumers' homes through the use of sensors that could trigger automatic replenishment, suggest additional items to buy and help the retailer collect data regarding consumer habits.
Buildings to be pizzeria, offices
FORT SMITH -- The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority enjoyed what Director Ivy Owen described as a "momentous occasion" Monday.