Acxiom Corp. has announced a round of layoffs today — 45 people across the U.S. and about a dozen in Central Arkansas. The company statement:

Acxiom’s workforce in the U.S. is being reduced by 45 associates. Of those, 12 are in Central Arkansas. These changes are a result of the normal course of business, when examining expenses and staffing resources and skills to make adjustments as necessary. Where possible, associates were able to move into other roles within Acxiom. Acxiom currently has almost 300 jobs open across the U.S.