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Jan 26, 2015, 17:00 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Announces Webcasts of Third Quarter Earnings Conference Call and Presentation at the 2015 Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) will conduct its third quarter fiscal 2015 earnings conference call and webcast on Friday, February 13, 2015,...

Jan 26, 2015, 13:14 ET
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Jan 23, 2015, 08:00 ET

J-Source Newsletter - Cowichan News Leader strike drags on; Kathy Gannon on surviving Afghanistan

TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2015 /CNW/ - Cowichan News Leader strike drags on Nearly two months into a dispute over a "two-tiered" wage proposal, owner...

Jan 16, 2015, 17:10 ET
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The J. M. Smucker Company Declares Dividend

The J. M. Smucker Company (NYSE: SJM) today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a $0.64 per share dividend on the common shares of...

Jan 16, 2015, 08:00 ET

J-Source Newsletter - Pink Triangle Press goes digital-only; J-Source launches Great Canadian Literary Journalism series

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2015 Pink Triangle Press to go digital-only in February The publisher will fold print editions of Xtra in Toronto, Ottawa and...

Jan 14, 2015, 08:30 ET

The Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University Welcomes Inaugural Class of MBA@Syracuse Students

 Syracuse University's Martin J. Whitman School of Management (Whitman) and 2U Inc. (NASDAQ: TWOU) today announced the start of the inaugural...

Jan 13, 2015, 13:52 ET

American Society of Plastic Surgery's Public Safety Campaign is On Target, notes Dr. J

 The American Society of Plastic Surgery has launched a public awareness campaign to encourage prospective patients to thoroughly vet...

Jan 12, 2015, 15:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires e3 Financial

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of e3 Financial in Newport Beach, California.  Terms of the...

Jan 07, 2015, 12:00 ET
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J-W Energy Company Announces Executive Management Changes

 J-W Energy Company is pleased to announce that David A. Miller has been promoted to the position of President of J-W Energy Company and that...

Dec 31, 2014, 15:16 ET

From Ancient India to Beverly Hills, the Effort to Perfect Plastic Surgery Continues

Most people think of plastic surgery as a sole product of the modern age. Even so, while medical techniques continue to improve, and...

Dec 29, 2014, 17:00 ET

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Announces Fourth Quarter 2014 Earnings Release And Conference Call Dates

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE: AJG) will release its fourth quarter 2014 earnings after the market closes on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. ...

Dec 22, 2014, 20:15 ET

Three Reasons Plastic Surgery Can Help You Put on Your Best Face (and Body) Forward in 2015

2015 is fast approaching and many of us are contemplating the changes we'd like to make. While deciding on plastic surgery might strike some of us...

Dec 22, 2014, 11:17 ET
J. Levine Auction & Appraisal hosts its annual New Year's Day auction in Scottsdale, Arizona on Thurs., Jan. 1. The auction includes a collection of more than 30 original 1937 Walt Disney Snow White Animation cels, including Doc, the leader of the seven dwarfs. Josh Levine, auctioneer and owner of J. Levine, estimates the value to be between $10,000 and $20,000.

J. Levine Auction & Appraisal Hosts Annual "New Year's Day" Auction on Thurs., Jan. 1

 One of the Southwest's largest auction houses, Scottsdale-based J. Levine Auction & Appraisal, will host its biggest auction of the year,...

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...