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CROSSMARK center helps Wal-Mart, suppliers find common ground

Subscriber onlyNearly 1,400 companies that serve as suppliers to Wal-Mart Stores Inc. have people on the ground in Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

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Special to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 03/26/2015 - Twins Walter and William Burgess are the CEO and COO of Power Technology Inc., the company their father started 46 years ago. The firm will give a demonstration today at Ron Robinson Theater showing how their Illumina Cinema Laser System brings more color to film.

Laser projector stars at LR event

It’s next big thing in films, company says; others skeptical

Subscriber onlyA homegrown company with more than 45 years of experience working with lasers is showing off a new laser-illuminated projector today that could replace the expensive bulbs most movie theaters use. Continue reading...


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In this March 4, 2015 photo, Viji Arumugam, a scientist at Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc. works in her laboratory in San Diego. The global pharmaceutical industry is pouring billions of dollars into developing treatments for rare diseases, which once drew little interest from major drugmakers but now point the way toward a new era of innovative therapies and big profits. Vertex hopes to have treatments for roughly 90 percent of cystic fibrosis patients by around 2020. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Net streaming services strive to defend turf

As rivals grow, established firms key on programming

Subscriber onlyNetflix, Amazon and Hulu have suddenly found themselves playing a new role: the establishment. Continue reading...