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Dec 18, 2014, 15:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Affinity Marketing Group

 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Affinity Marketing Group LLC in Natick, Massachusetts. Terms of...

Dec 17, 2014, 17:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Independent Benefit Services, Inc.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Independent Benefit Services, Inc. (iBEN) located in Rockville,...

Dec 15, 2014, 15:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires O'Gorman & Young, Incorporated

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of O'Gorman & Young, Incorporated, headquartered in Chatham, New...

Dec 10, 2014, 17:05 ET

The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Price Increase on K-Cup® Packs

 The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) announced today that it is increasing the list price on its K-Cup® packs sold in the United States...

Dec 09, 2014, 11:30 ET

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. to Provide Sponsorship and Exhibit Sales and Management for American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

The American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA) has chosen Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ), to provide exhibit sales and...

Dec 09, 2014, 08:34 ET
2014 Gallo Wine Trends Survey captures a snapshot of American wine culture

Inaugural E. & J. Gallo Winery Consumer Wine Trends Survey Captures A Colorful Snapshot Of How Americans Are Enjoying Wine Today

 E. & J. Gallo Winery, the world's largest family-owned winery, recently commissioned its inaugural Gallo Consumer Wine Trends Survey to...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:30 ET

Sale of J-W Wireline Company to FTS International Provides Opportunities

 J-W Energy Company (J-W Energy), announced today the sale of substantially all of the assets of its wholly owned subsidiary, J-W Wireline...

Dec 04, 2014, 21:25 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Blue Holdings Pty Ltd

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Blue Holdings Pty Ltd based in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia....

Dec 04, 2014, 08:00 ET

Now on J-Source: Postmedia lobbies mayors about Sun Media acquisitions; Ronan O'Beirne is J-Source's new associate editor

TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2014 Postmedia meets with mayors about Sun Media acquisitions Holding municipal meetings in Ottawa, Calgary and Edmonton, where...

Dec 03, 2014, 15:04 ET

Dr. J on the Humanitarian Side of Plastic Surgery

 When discussing the highly competitive world of Beverly Hills plastic surgery, terms like "humanitarian" are not necessarily the first thing...

Dec 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research Launches The Edmond J. Safra Fellowship in Movement Disorders

 The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, in collaboration with its longtime supporter and partner The Edmond J. Safra...

Dec 01, 2014, 20:47 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Instrat Insurance Brokers

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Instrat Insurance Brokers Pty Ltd (Instrat) located in Clayton North,...

Nov 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

Now on J-Source: True crime story prompts Hamilton Spectator to publish 32-page standalone section; Heather Persson becomes first woman editor of StarPhoenix

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - True crime story prompts Hamilton Spectator to try new format The 20,000-word "Railroaded" project was published as...

Nov 25, 2014, 16:13 ET

3 Things Every Plastic Surgery Patient Should Know

The Los Angeles area is home to many of the world's most beautiful people – and beautiful people tend to be extremely beauty-savvy. At the...

Nov 24, 2014, 21:20 ET
Thomas J. Henry and Bob Hilliard, counsel for Candice Anderson, shortly after court finds Anderson innocent in fatal 2004 auto accident.

Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys Announces their Client Candice Anderson has Been Cleared in Fiance's Death after Fatal Accident is linked to GM Ignition Switch Recall

 A Van Zandt County Judge ruled Monday that Texas resident Candice Anderson had been wrongfully convicted for a fatal car crash that severely...

Nov 21, 2014, 15:31 ET
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E. & J. Gallo Winery Helps Bring Millions of Meals to Americans in Need

As the Taste of the NFL celebrates 24 years of helping combat hunger across America, E. & J. Gallo Winery is partnering with the Taste of the...

Nov 20, 2014, 19:00 ET

J-W Operating Company Announces the Acquisition of Oil and Gas Properties from BHP Billiton

J-W Operating Company is pleased to announce the acquisition of oil and gas properties in Northern Louisiana from BHP Billiton.  The...

Nov 20, 2014, 17:11 ET

J. Gary Mitchell launches new animated sexual abuse prevention film, "The Professor"

 There are an estimated 39 million adult survivors of child sexual abuse in the US alone. Most will never tell a soul. Like most, filmmaker J....

Nov 20, 2014, 11:05 ET

J. Sugarman Auction announces WHITE COLLAR- USA TV Series Props and Wardrobe Auction Now Open for Bidding

 J. Sugarman Auction announces USA Network hit Television Series WHITE COLLAR - will sell six seasons worth of props, wardrobe and select...

Nov 20, 2014, 08:00 ET

Now on J-Source: Canadian Living, The Hockey News and others sold to TVA Group; Why women still need a safe space to discuss newsroom experiences

TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - TC Media sells 15 consumer magazines to TVA Group, including Canadian Living and The Hockey News The $55.5-million...