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[28 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 5,483 views]
El Taco Loco — great Mexican food from a trailer

While northwest Arkansas residents might have grown accustomed to great Mexican food being served up from small restaurants and food trailers, such convenience is somewhat novel here in Benton.
El Taco Loco — located at 601 Military Road in Benton — offers great Mexican food, solid value and quick service. All from a fire engine red food trailer. Karen Broomfield and her husband, Mo, set up shop four months ago. Why did they establish their business?
“I saw a need for it,” Broomfield said. “It was a niche that wasn’t filled in …

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[6 Apr 2011 | No Comment | 3,296 views]
Joining the Qpon Revolution…

About a year ago, Qpon Revolution started placing machines in businesses and restaurants around central Arkansas that would allow customers to come in and receive digital coupons on the spot.
Gabriel Mayes, president and chief operating officer of the company, said Qpon Revolution had some success with that approach but is after bigger game these days thanks to an Apple iPhone app (available here) that was launched at the end of February. Droid users shouldn’t feel left out in the cold — Qpon Revolution will have an application available for that …