The Springdale-based company announced the deal Monday (Oct. 10). Beyond Meat is a privately-held company based in El Segundo, California, and is the only plant-based protein producer in which Tyson has invested.
Kevin Turner, the CEO of Citadel Securities and former chief operating officer of Microsoft Corp., discussed several influential technologies during his keynote speech at the Northwest Arkansas Technology Summit on Friday (Oct. 7) at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center in Rogers.
Magnolia Solar Inc., a subsidiary of sustainability conglomerate Ecoark Holdings Inc. of Rogers, has signed a contract with India-based InSolare Energy to bring its patented solar photovoltaic (PV) technology to market.
Tyson Foods Inc. chairman John Tyson, along with Crystal Bridges board chair Alice Walton, will present a $200,000 prize to the Archives of American Art at an event to be held in Washington, D.C., on October 21.
J.B. Hunt has been named to the inaugural class of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals Hall of Fame, which also includes Ford Motor Co. founder Henry Ford and Malcom McLean, inventor of the shipping container.
Malone will start working for Steuart Walton and Tom Walton, coordinating a variety of initiatives in Northwest Arkansas. He will remain president and CEO of the Council, a job he has held since 2006, through mid-September.