Saline County Circuit Judge Bobby McCallister on Friday agreed to resign Dec. 15 following disciplinary charges linked to four felony counts related to tax evasion. LR Business Journal Judge Bobby McCallister to Resign Dec. 15

Goodwill Arkansas says former COO Brian Marsh of Alexander had been named president and CEO. LR Business Journal Goodwill Arkansas Names Brian Marsh President, CEO

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville raised its annual profit outlook Thursday after the world’s largest retailer reported third-quarter results that topped Wall Street projections. LR Business Journal Wal-Mart Lifts Profit Outlook on Strong Third-Quarter Results

Store chains feeling the upheaval in retail are making strategic alliances — and that can mean picking sides. LR Business Journal Amazon or Wal-Mart? Some Retailers are Choosing Alliances

When the North Little Rock dealer in sports memorabilia and vintage photographs is sentenced in Chicago on Monday, prosecutors are asking for 141 months in federal prison and $22 million in restitution LR Business Journal…

Little Rock marketing agency CJRW has removed Gary Heathcott from the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery account, the agency says, less than three years after acquiring his services and his list of clients in a much-ballyhooed deal….

With video on demand growing as a marketing medium, Ron Sherman Advertising and Teleproductions of Little Rock is launching HouseAware, a VOD series that will put Sherman’s vast home improvement library at customers’ fingertips. LR…

Dillard’s Inc. of Little Rock reports third-quarter net income of $14.5 million, down 36 percent from the same quarter last year, as same-store sales were affected by hurricanes in Texas and Florida. LR Business Journal…

Wal-Mart hopes to tempt shoppers with online deals before Black Friday. LR Business Journal Wal-Mart to Offer Black Friday Deals Early on Its Website

Cantrell Drug Co. of North Little Rock filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization Tuesday, listing $7.46 million in debts. LR Business Journal Cantrell Drug Co. Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy