Our Sponsors

Cameron Smith & Associates

Cameron Smith & Associates is suppliers’ first choice in recruiting for the competitive Walmart supplier job market, connecting qualified candidates to CPG jobs in Northwest Arkansas and throughout the country. Building on its deep roots in the vendor community and an unparalleled recruiting record, CSA has expanded its reach to Minneapolis, Seattle and other vendor hubs. CSA gives you an edge in securing talent to manage your business at Walmart, Sam’s Club, Target, Costco, Walgreens and other leading retailers across the mass, club, e-commerce, grocery, drug and dollar channels.

Shiloh

As the leader in Consumer Packaged Goods Analytics, Shiloh is the smart analytics solution for retail suppliers around the world.

Shiloh offers an innovative and proven suite of BI solutions designed to master your big data. By applying advanced technology, statistics and science, we can quickly deliver vital information you can use to take your business to the NEXT level.  This comprehensive SaaS tool is the answer for companies who want a single platform that can be leveraged across the entire organization. Every department, any skill level, all insight.

ShilohNEXT’s powerful analytics engine gives you even greater flexibility, visibility and deeper insights across your entire business. Unlock actionable insights to improve your bottom line through reporting, forecasting, inventory management, advanced order writing and more.

GATHER. Collect, harmonize and streamline your data through a secure, privately-hosted cloud platform.

CLARIFY. Translate raw information from multiple sources into your company’s own preferred language.

ANALYZE. Analyze the data for actionable insights, revealing hidden risks and opportunities across multiple areas.

How Shiloh can help drive your sales to the NEXT level?

  • Improve Forecasting
  • Increase In-Stock
  • Better Analytics & Automated Reporting
  • Improve Promotions & Product Launch
  • Price & Margin Management and more

Click here for more information or to schedule a free demo

479.464.4598

WhyteSpyder

WhyteSpyder helps Walmart and Sam’s Club manufacturers setup, manage, and optimize product data and content on Walmart.com and Samsclub.com. WhyteSpyder keeps with the strategic vision of Walmart and Sam’s Club when producing and managing content. We can use any distribution technology accepted by retailers that is beneficial for manufacturers and their agencies. Learn more about WhyteSpyder by calling 479-287-4006 or visiting www.whytespyder.com.

WhyteSpyder has sponsored this website to Doing Business In Bentonville® and will collaborate with them on events throughout the year.

Weather Trends International

Based in the Lehigh Valley (Bethlehem, PA) Weather Trends International’s proprietary forecasting technology provides its clients a year ahead weather forecast with business strategy recommendations by market, by week for 3,931 markets in 129 countries.

Crossmark

CROSSMARK is a leading sales and marketing services company in the consumer goods and services industry that delivers smarter solutions to clients for faster growth in an ever-changing world. We build connections for growth through an approach that uniquely leverages the integration of our sales and marketing expertise from Thought to Bought®. Our commitment goes beyond providing clients with the relevant services they need. We adapt to changing dynamics in the marketplace to ensure smarter solutions that help our clients grow faster and more efficiently. Our industry-wide recognition of exceptional service is a legacy we have worked hard to create, and one we continue to build on every day. Our areas of expertise include Insights & Intelligence, Headquarter Sales, E-Commerce, Retail Merchandising, Shopper Engagement, and Consumer Engagement. Our solutions make an impact in-store across a wide range of retail channels, as well as out-of-store through “live” and digital engagement along the shopping journey.

We link consumers to brands, clients to customers, insights to ideas, and people to opportunities. Our strategic approach begins with personal, genuine connections. CROSSMARK exceeds expectations through passion, innovation, and collaboration.

Four Points by Sheraton

Four Points by Sheraton Bentonville is located in the heart of town, just minutes from Walmart Headquarters, Beaver Lake, and other great local attractions. Our Bentonville, AR hotel is also close to over 30 major corporate offices, and just a few miles from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport.

Celebrate Arkansas

Celebrate Arkansas began in November 2003, and celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of Northwest Arkansas.

More than 13 years and 150 issues later, Celebrate Arkansas continues to feature Arkansas’ finest businesses, entrepreneurs, and lifestyles each month in a high-quality publication.

Available throughout local retailers such as Walmart, Barnes and Noble, Sam’s Club and more, Celebrate Arkansas also extends its reach throughout Northwest Arkansas through its subscription-based service.

BIGtoken

BIGtoken’s consumer opted-in data platform leverages real-time panel data, drawing from over 25,000 unique segments, to provide you immediate audience insights you can use to plan and activate media and drive revenue.

 

www.BIGtoken.com

Bold Retail

Bold Retail was founded by “big brand” people frustrated with the lack of effective eCommerce growth solutions. We decided to build a new way that combines proven big company strategy with the tactics and tools that the fastest growing upstart companies are using right now. It worked! Since launching our service, our clients, on average, experience 150% increase in sales within the first 3 months! We support clients by assessing their opportunity and competition, building a winning plan, and then optimizing relentlessly for continued success.

Movista

Movista Inc. is a Software as a Service (SaaS) company, created by a team of retail veterans, managers, merchants and innovators – supported by a team of critical thinkers and problem solvers. We create brilliant technical solutions to exceptionally complex business problems. Our platform helps improve retail execution. 100% gluten-free. Never tested on animals. We’re proud to say our SaaS is world-class.

bazaarvoice

Fueled by data. Powered by authentic voices. We help brands and retailers find and reach consumers and win them with the content they trust. Each month, more than half-billion shoppers view and share authentic consumer-generated content, from ratings and reviews to curated social photos and more, across the 6,000+ brand and retail websites in our network.

ViacomCBS

A leading, global, premium content company. ViacomCBS delivers premium content to audiences across traditional and emerging platforms worldwide. Through television, streaming and digital content, studio production, publishing, live events, merchandise and more, we connect with billions of people

Harvest Group

People and Technology working together to deliver Digital Commerce results for our clients. Our proprietary software integrates all aspects of digital commerce strategy under one efficient roof. We built the right team to bring innovation to your digital commerce business at every level. Better strategy means better sales. Our people + our tech work to make your digital presence top of mind and top of search — and we never stop iterating

Lockwood 2 Creations

Lockwood 2 Creations (L2C) has been providing a full array of professional project management, owner representation, and interior design services to the Walmart vendor community and other organizations, in Northwest Arkansas and well beyond, since 2003. The principals of L2C, each with more than twenty-five years in the facilities design, construction, and management industry, utilize a “Listen.Plan.Deliver” approach for every project. The knowledge offered by L2C is scalable and can be customized to fit the needs of any workspace project, large or small. Location selection consultation, guiding the procurement of design and construction teams, oversight of all project activities, and managing move-in and occupancy are just a few of the services provided by L2C. At L2C, we do what we do so you can focus on what your organization does.

E2open

At E2open, we’re creating a more connected, intelligent supply chain. It starts with sensing and responding to real-time demand, supply and delivery constraints. Bringing together data from customers, distribution channels, suppliers, contract manufacturers and logistics partners, our collaborative and agile supply chain platform enables companies to use data in real time, with artificial intelligence and machine learning to drive smarter decisions. All this complex information is delivered in a single view that encompasses your demand, supply and logistics ecosystems. E2open is changing everything. Demand. Supply. Delivered. Visit www.e2open.com.

Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy

The Arkansas Business Executive Leadership Academy is designed to foster personal development and professional growth for the state’s emerging leaders in business, nonprofit and public policy sectors. Each of the program’s five sessions features a conversation with one of the state’s top executives and emphasizes collaborative learning, personal skills assessment and leadership development.

Speakers for the Fall 2020 session include Walmart US CEO John Furner, J.B. Hunt EVP & Chief Commercial Officer Shelley Simpson, Arkansas Children’s CEO Marcy Doderer, Field Agent CEO & co-founder Rick West and former Tyson CEO Donnie Smith. More information can be found at ArkansasBusiness.com/Leadership.

Arkansas Business Publishing Group is a digital marketing and media company bringing together highly targeted audiences and the advertisers who want to reach them. From business- and culture-focused publications to events and customized digital marketing campaigns, ABPG reaches affluent individuals who make and influence business and consumer product purchases

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