• Nestle to expand health category
On Tuesday, Nestle said it intends to acquire Pamlab, a U.S.-based medical food products firm specializing in treatments for mild cognitive impairment, depression and diabetic peripheral neuropathy.
It’s not all bad news at Van Buren-based USA Truck.
Alcoa has announced that USA Truck is the Tier 1 2012 Carrier of the Year for providing “outstanding dry van service in North America.” It was the first time USA Truck has received the award from Alcoa.
Fresher strawberries for consumers and an economic boost for local farmers throughout the country is the aim of a $3 million donation made recently by the Walmart Foundation to the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture.
Calvin Goforth, CEO and founder of Fayetteville-based VIC Technology Venture Development, announced the formation of the VIC Investor Network, a new fund designed to accelerate and expand technology venture development in Arkansas.
John Brown University President Dr. Charles "Chip" Pollard was elected chair of the board of directors of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) at a board meeting held in Washington, D.C. last week.
Female workers at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. in Tennessee and four other southern states will not be allowed to pursue sex- discrimination claims against the retailer through a class action, or group lawsuit, according to a federal court ruling Wednesday (Feb. 20).