Business in the Texarkana Ark-Tex Region
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The Ark-Tex Region covers nine counties in Texas and one county in Arkansas, with Paris, TX, Texarkana, TX and Texarkana, AR as major population centers. Manufacturing, distribution and agribusiness are the top industries in the Ark-Tex Region, which is a base for Sara Lee Bakery Group, Campbell Soup Company and Ocean Spray Cranberries. Quality-of-life attractions range from the historic Perot Theater to lakes and state parks.