Arkansas: Headquarters Of Home-Grown Giants

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Every Fortune 500 company headquartered in Arkansas began as a small, family-owned business. Read: Arkansas: Headquarters Of Home-Grown Giants at BusinessFacilities.com.

Tyson Foods Investing $48M In Arkansas Expansion

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Arkansas-based Tyson Foods will create nearly 70 jobs with the expansion of its Pine Bluff, AR poultry plant. . Read: Tyson Foods Investing $48M In Arkansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com.

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How to get a General Contractor’s License in Arkansas?

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A general contractor’s license is one of several contractor licenses issued by the Arkansas State Licensing Board. These special licenses are needed. Careers and Licensing

Hytrol Investing More Than $20M In Arkansas Expansion

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Read: Hytrol Investing More Than $20M In Arkansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com. The material handling systems company will create 250 new jobs as it expands its advanced manufacturing operations in Fort Smith, AR.

Koppers To Invest $23M In Arkansas Expansion

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Read: Koppers To Invest $23M In Arkansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com. The treated wood products company will increase the workforce at its North Little Rock facility over the next two years. .

Arkansas Businesses Show Fortitude In The Face Of Pandemic

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Arkansas businesses and organizations are finding ways to continue serving their customers during the COVID-19 crisis, while others are stepping up to help their fellow citizens. Read: Arkansas Businesses Show Fortitude In The Face Of Pandemic at BusinessFacilities.com.

Emerson Building $35M Manufacturing Facility In Arkansas

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Read: Emerson Building $35M Manufacturing Facility In Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Arkansas Economic Development Commission Ash Flat corporate expansion Economic Development Emerson Employment Sharp County

Butterball To Invest Total $8.7M In Two Arkansas Facilities

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In Two Arkansas Facilities at BusinessFacilities.com. Butterball will invest $4.7 million in Ozark and create 160 jobs there, and invest $4 million in Huntsville where it will create 200 new jobs. Read: Butterball To Invest Total $8.7M

Arkansas: Creating Competitive Communities

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A new Competitive Communities Initiative in Arkansas aims to make locations across the state even more attractive for new and expanding businesses. Read: Arkansas: Creating Competitive Communities at BusinessFacilities.com.

L’Oréal USA Investing $12M In Arkansas Expansion

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Read: L’Oréal USA Investing $12M In Arkansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Uncategorized Workforce Development corporate expansion Employment Governor Asa Hutchinson L’Oréal North Little Rock Sustainability

Loanpal Bringing More Than 100 New Jobs To Northwest Arkansas

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Read: Loanpal Bringing More Than 100 New Jobs To Northwest Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. The financial technology company will open its new location in Bentonville, AR early next month.

Nice-Pak To Create More Than 300 Jobs In Arkansas

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Read: Nice-Pak To Create More Than 300 Jobs In Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing coronavirus corporate expansion COVID-19 disinfectant disinfecting wipes Employment Governor Asa Hutchinson Jonesboro Jonesboro Unlimited Nice-Pak

Turkey Hill Acquires Arkansas Ice Cream Facility

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Read: Turkey Hill Acquires Arkansas Ice Cream Facility at BusinessFacilities.com. The ice cream and beverage company has acquired a 100,000-square-foot ice cream and novelty production facility in Searcy, AR.

Lockheed Martin Begins $142M Expansion In Arkansas

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Read: Lockheed Martin Begins $142M Expansion In Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Aerospace & Defense Arkansas Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Workforce Development Aerospace Arkansas Economic Development Commission Camden corporate expansion Lockheed Martin Long Range Fires Production Facility Missiles and Fire Control Ouachita Partnership for Economic Development

Greenbrier Investing $16M In Arkansas Expansion

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Read: Greenbrier Investing $16M In Arkansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Daily News Featured Manufacturing Transportation & Infrastructure Workforce Development American Railcar Industries Arkansas Economic Development Commission Capital Investment corporate expansion Greenbrier marine barges Marmaduke railcarsThe Oregon-based freight railcar and marine barge manufacturer will create at least 35 jobs at its Marmaduke, AR facility.

Express Rx Chooses Arkansas For Headquarters

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Read: Express Rx Chooses Arkansas For Headquarters at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Retail Transportation & Infrastructure Workforce Development Arkansas Economic Development Commission corporate expansion Express Rx headquarters Little Rock pharmaceutical Pulaski County Site SelectionThe pharmaceutical retailer will create 24 new high-paying jobs at its new headquarters in Little Rock, AR.

Big River Steel Expanding Arkansas Flex Mill

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Read: Big River Steel Expanding Arkansas Flex Mill at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Manufacturing Arkansas Economic Development Commission Big River Steel corporate expansion Flex Mill hot-rolled steel recycling Site Selection Steel Mill Workforce DevelopmentThe company's $1.2 billion investment will double capacity of technology-based steel mill and recycling facility in Osceola, AR.

Structurlam Picks Arkansas For Its First U.S. Plant

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Read: Structurlam Picks Arkansas For Its First U.S. The $90 million precision-engineered mass timber production facility will create 130 jobs in Conway, AR. Plant at BusinessFacilities.com.

Lockheed Martin To Invest $142M In Arkansas Expansion

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Read: Lockheed Martin To Invest $142M In Arkansas Expansion at BusinessFacilities.com. Aerospace & Defense Arkansas Business Clusters/Corridors Capital Investment Daily News Featured Research & Development Workforce Development Aerospace air and missile defense Arkansas Economic Development Commission Camden center of excellence corporate expansion Defense Lockheed Martin Manufacturing military services Ouachita Partnership for Economic Development Paris Air Show Security

Arkansas Arts Center to undergo $142 million transformation into the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts

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Located in Little Rock, the Arkansas Arts Center is currently undergoing a $142 million transformation to become the Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts.

DXC Technology Will Create 1,200 Tech Jobs In Arkansas

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Read: DXC Technology Will Create 1,200 Tech Jobs In Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Daily News Featured Office, IT & Call Centers Arkansas Economic Development Commission Conway Conway Area Chamber of Commerce Conway Development Corporation DXC Technology health and human services Little Rock Medicaid Management Information SystemsThe company’s expansion in Conway, AR will establish a global Center of Excellence to serve the Medicaid business.

Beam Fracture on Closed Arkansas Bridge Was at Least Two Years Old

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Arkansas DOT inspector is fired for not noticing or reporting the crack at the I-40 Mississippi River Bridge during an earlier inspection

TRIP: Arkansas Drivers Lose $3.2 Billion Due to Bad Roads

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Roads and bridges that are deteriorated, congested, or lack some desirable safety features cost Arkansas motorists a total of $3.2 TRIP, a Washington, DC-based national transportation research nonprofit, says the deficiencies cost Arkansas drivers as much as $1,822 per

Simmons Foods Opens Arkansas Ingredient Production Facility

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Read: Simmons Foods Opens Arkansas Ingredient Production Facility. Arkansas Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Food Processing Arkansas Economic Development Commission Economic Development Employment Expansion ingredient facility Simmons Foods Site SelectionThe company has invested an estimated $30 million in the project, and expects to create 78 new jobs at the Siloam Springs facility. .

Arkansas: Job Creation Is Blossoming In The Natural State

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April was a banner month for economic development in Arkansas, with a haul of more than $200 million in investment and more than 900 new jobs. Read: Arkansas: Job Creation Is Blossoming In The Natural State at BusinessFacilities.com.

Pharmaceutical Start-up To Create Generic Medications In Arkansas

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Read: Pharmaceutical Start-up To Create Generic Medications In Arkansas at BusinessFacilities.com. Arkansas Biotech & Pharma Capital Investment Corporate Headquarters Daily News Featured Research & Development Workforce Development Arkansas Economic Development Commission Employment Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce generic drugs OurPharma pharmaceuticals Site Selection University of ArkansasOurPharma will invest $31.3

SIG SAUER Moving Ammunition Manufacturing To Arkansas

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We have been searching for a permanent relocation site for our ammunition division for several years and now, coupled with an excellent physical location and exceptional economic incentives provided by the State of Arkansas, we have found the ideal site,” said Dan Powers, president of the SIG SAUER Ammunition Division. SIG SAUER was one of the first calls I made as Governor, and I am delighted they chose our state when making the decision to expand,” said Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson.

Arkansas Governor’s Report: Now On The Radar For New Business

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The Pro-business climate in Arkansas is yielding a bounty of new jobs. Read: Arkansas Governor’s Report: Now On The Radar For New Business at BusinessFacilities.com. Asa Hutchinson is busy laying the foundation for robust, sustainable long-term growth.

Scott Equipment Takes on Volvo Distibution in Arkansas

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Scott Equipment will now distribute Volvo Construction Equipment from its locations in Arkansas, replacing Hugg & Hall Equipment. The locations join existing Scott distribution in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee. Scott Equipment focuses on rental of general purpose equipment, in addition

TeleTech Creating 350 Jobs In Arkansas

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Read: TeleTech Creating 350 Jobs In Arkansas. Arkansas Business Clusters/Corridors Daily News Featured Office, IT & Call Centers Workforce Development Arkansas Economic Development Commission customer service center Economic Development Employment Expansion Healthcare Site Selection TeleTechThe customer experience center in Morrilton, AR will be the company’s second in the state.

Shandong Ruyi Technology Group Chooses Arkansas For First North American Facility

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Shandong Ruyi Technology Group Chooses Arkansas For First North American Facility. Arkansas Asia-Pacific Capital Investment Daily News Featured Foreign Direct Investment Manufacturing Taxes & Incentives Arkansas Economic Development Commission Business Incentives cotton Economic Development Employment Site Selection textiles Workforce DevelopmentThe China-based textile manufacturer will invest $410M, create up to 800 jobs in Forrest City, AR.

New Bobcat Dealership Opens in Arkansas

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Located in Batesville, Arkansas, the distributor is authorized to provide new and used sales, service, and parts. Bobcat of Independence County is a new dealer for Bobcat. Steve Merritt, owner, has run Merritt Equipment Co. for more than 40 years and opened Venture Equipment in 2006. This new

State Focus – Arkansas: Expect the Unexpected

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W hether you call it The Natural State or The Land of Opportunity, Arkansas has something for everyone. Siloam Springs sits along US Highway 412, one of the busiest entryways into the state and a main thoroughfare in Arkansas. The Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) is a short 20 minute drive from Siloam Springs. State Focus - Arkansas: Expect the Unexpected. By the BF Staff From the March/April 2016 Issue.

Food Company Plans New Chicken Operation In Arkansas

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Image: Arkansas Economic Development Commission. The new facility will also create new contracts with local Arkansas farmers. We’re thrilled to bring this project to our community and are grateful for the cooperation from the Cities of Decatur and Gentry, local officials, Arkansas Economic Development Commission and the State of Arkansas,” said Todd Simmons, CEO of Simmons Foods, Inc. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Arkansas.

State Focus: Destined For Success In Arkansas

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State Focus: Destined For Success In Arkansas appeared first on Business Facilities (BF) Magazine. Archives Arkansas Articles By Industry Articles By Location Articles By Topic Education Featured Post Logistics And Distribution Magazine Magazine Highlights Quality Of Life State Focus Transportation Infrastructure U.S. Business Facilities (BF) Magazine.

The University of Arkansas is now home to America’s largest mass timber building

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Adohi Hall, a $79-million, 202,027-sf residence hall at the University of Arkansas, has recently become the largest mass timber building in the United States.

Arkansas Lands New Glatfelter Manufacturing Facility

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We are truly excited to partner with the people of Fort Smith and Arkansas because we know that investing here makes great business sense for our company,” said Chris Astley, president of Glatfelter’s Advanced Airlaid Materials Business Unit and a senior vice president of Glatfelter. We appreciate Glatfelter’s decision to locate in Arkansas and are proud to add Glatfelter to the growing list of manufacturers that are choosing to do business in the state.”.

Arkansas: Daisy And Gamo Put U.S. Headquarters In Rogers

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Read Arkansas: Daisy And Gamo Put U.S. Arkansas Business Report Corporate Headquarters Corporate Real Estate Featured Magazine Highlights Manufacturing Oil & Gas Taxes & Incentives Arkansas Economic Development Commission BF-Jan/Feb-2017 Capital Investment Corporate Real Estate (CRE) Economic Development Employment Helena Monticello Rogers Site Selection SolfuelsThe consolidated operation of these two well-known airgun lines will add 25 jobs over the next two years.

Utility Vehicle, Lawn Mower Maker Growing In Arkansas

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We are indeed grateful for support from the Governor’s Office, the State of Arkansas, Arkansas Economic Development Commission , Independence County Economic Development Commission, City of Batesville, and this entire community,” said Intimidator owners Becky and Robert Foster. Intimidator is a great example of the mechanical know-how and entrepreneurial spirit that flourishes in Arkansas,” said Governor Asa Hutchinson. Relocating or Expanding Your Business In Arkansas.

Creekstone Farms Expands In Arkansas City, KS

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Creekstone Farms Premium Beef LLC, one of the largest employers in Cowley County, has announced that it will expand its operations in Arkansas City, KS. The beef processing company, which has been based in Arkansas City for over 10 years, currently employs 720 and anticipates hiring an additional 300 workers during the next five years. Creekstone Farms is an important contributor to our state’s economic growth and will continue to invest and create good jobs in Arkansas City,” Gov.