Connecting Northwest Arkansas

10/23/2014 - 15:59

Sam’s Club this way found a healthy new way to enhance the value of membership with an innovative health exchange offering focused on small businesses.

10/23/2014 - 14:06

When it comes to strategy, leadership and collaboration, Walmart was among the top tier companies in the inaugural Best Retailers to Work With report.

10/22/2014 - 17:47

The Emerson Group, a consumer products equity organization, announced the addition of Stephanie Gregg to the company.

10/15/2014 - 16:57

A much anticipated acceleration of small format Walmart stores failed to materialize on Wednesday when the retailer announced plans to curtail domestic new store growth in 2016.

10/14/2014 - 13:45

Walmart’s newest omnichannel initiative is on display at a supercenter in Northwest Arkanas where the retailer has installed lockers for online order pickup.

10/10/2014 - 14:48

ECRM compared retail circular advertising in September 2013 versus September 2014 and noted trends occurring across top retail chains.

10/09/2014 - 16:37

More than 362,000 votes were cast online in an innovative approach Walmart used to determine how $3.7 million in donations would be allocated among food banks nationwide.

10/06/2014 - 12:01

To bring transparency and simplicity to the changing health insurance market, Walmart is working with DirectHealth.com to launch Healthcare Begins Here, an in-store program designed to educate customers on health insurance options.

10/02/2014 - 13:11

Walmart this week launched a new “click and collect” grocery concept in Bentonville, Ark. Hometown media outlet City Wire was on hand for the grand opening and evaluated the service by ordering a few items. Click here to read the report.

10/01/2014 - 20:39

Was he or wasn’t he? Unfortunately for Walmart, a legitimate question about whether comedian Tracy Morgan and his entourage were wearing seatbelts the night their limousine was rear-ended by a Walmart truck has made a bad situation worse for the retailer.