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Dec 19, 2014, 11:25 ET
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SCM Beverage Brokers: The World's Top Five Finest Cigars To Enjoy For The Holidays

The holidays are a time for celebrating and what better way to celebrate than to light up a favorite cigar. Smoking cigars gained favor after the...

Dec 19, 2014, 11:16 ET
Limited-quantity, newly released 2012 Asura Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, CA.

SCM Beverage Brokers: The Top 5 "Must Have" Holiday Wines For Collectors

 For avid wine collectors who are dedicated to keeping their cellars stocked for the holidays, there are five luxury wines that every serious...

Aug 25, 2014, 10:00 ET

SCM Insurance Services Acquires Granite Divisions to Become a Leading Force in the Canadian Insurance Services Industry

EDMONTON and TORONTO, Aug. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - SCM Insurance Services ("SCM") today announced that it has completed the acquisition of the property...

Mar 21, 2014, 22:01 ET

U.S. Department of Homeland Security And Other White House officials Met With Business Leaders To Discuss Growing Tourism While Protecting U.S. Borders

Senior Administration Economic Advisors met yesterday with travel industry leaders from across the U.S. to discuss ways to promote tourism...

Mar 06, 2013, 00:01 ET
Wendell Potter, former VP of Communications for healthcare giant Cigna, took the stand today in the trial for the role of the Health Plan of Nevada in the largest hepatitis C outbreak in U.S. history. Potter testified the 1st objective of the HMO is to enhance stock holder value.  (PRNewsFoto/SCM)

Wendell Potter, Former VP Corporate Communications For Cigna, Testifies In Las Vegas Trial Regarding Role of Health Plan of Nevada In Hepatitis C Outbreak

Wendell Potter, former VP of communications for health insurance giant Cigna, took the stand today in the trial regarding the role of the Health...

Feb 28, 2013, 22:14 ET
Attorney Robert Eglet questions witness Dr. Richard Colquitt in Las Vegas trial for role of Health Plan of Nevada in largest outbreak of hepatitis C in U.S. history.  (PRNewsFoto/SCM)

Health Plan of Nevada Credentialing Committee Member Testifies Before Hepatitis C Outbreak He Knew Dr. Desai Claimed To Be Fastest Colonoscopist In Town

 Day 7 of Las Vegas trial for role of Health Plan of Nevada in largest outbreak of hepatitis C in U.S. history, Dr. Richard Colquitt, Health...

Feb 26, 2013, 22:46 ET
Robert Eglet, lead trial attorney for the plaintiffs, in Las Vegas trial for role of HMOs in largest hepatitis C outbreak in U.S. history questions witness Melvin Hawkins about speed scoping at Southwest Medical, sister corporation of Health Plan of Nevada. Hawkins, GI technician at Southwest Medical, confirmed 20 colonoscopies were conducted in 3 hours. Witness described procedures as like a car wash. February 26, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/SCM)

Witness In Trial Against Health Plan Of Nevada Questioned About Speed Scoping At Southwest Medical

Robert Eglet, attorney for the plaintiffs, in trial against Health Plan of Nevada for role in largest outbreak of hepatitis C in U.S. history,...

Feb 19, 2013, 22:48 ET
Robert Eglet, senior partner and lead trial attorney Eglet Wall Law Firm. Eglet to make opening statements tomorrow in trial against Health Plan of Nevada for role in largest hepatitis C outbreak in U.S. history.  (PRNewsFoto/SCM)

HMO To Stand Trial In Las Vegas For Role In Largest Hepatitis C Outbreak In U.S. History

Health Plan of Nevada will face a Nevada jury for the role of the HMO in the largest outbreak of hepatitis C in U.S. history....

Jan 08, 2013, 11:00 ET

SCM World Appoints Kevin O'Marah as Chief Content Officer and Member of the Management Board

SCM World, the leading global community and think-tank for senior level supply chain executives, has appointed Kevin O'Marah as Chief Content...

Jan 08, 2013, 05:00 ET

SCM World nomme Kevin O'Marah au poste de directeur des contenus et membre du Conseil de gestion

SCM World, première communauté mondiale et premier groupe de réflexion pour les cadres supérieurs de la chaîne...

Jan 08, 2013, 05:00 ET

SCM World ernennt Kevin O'Marah zum Chief Content Officer und zum Mitglied des Managementvorsitzes

SCM World, die führende weltweite Community und ein Think-Tank für leitende Supply-Chain-Executives, hat Kevin O'Marah zum Chief Content...

Nov 27, 2012, 17:24 ET

Amazon bate Apple na batalha pela liderança em cadeia de abastecimento

A Amazon é mais admirada do que a Apple quanto à excelência da cadeia de abastecimento, de acordo com a pesquisa publicada hoje...

Nov 27, 2012, 17:15 ET

Amazon supera a Apple en la batalla por el liderazgo en la cadena de abastecimiento

Amazon es más admirada que Apple en excelencia en la cadena de abastecimiento, según una investigación publicada hoy por SCM World,...

Nov 27, 2012, 14:25 ET
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Amazon schlägt Apple im Kampf um die Supply-Chain-Marktführerschaft

Eine weltweite Umfrage unter mehr als 1.000 Führungskräften zeigt, dass der E-Commerce-Riese bei allen wichtigen Supply-Chain-Merkmalen...

Nov 27, 2012, 13:06 ET
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Amazon vence a Apple en la batalla por el liderazgo en la cadena de suministro

Encuesta global a más de 1.000 ejecutivos revela que el gigante del comercio electrónico es más admirado que su rival californiano...

Nov 27, 2012, 11:00 ET
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Amazon Beats Apple in Battle for Supply Chain Leadership

Global poll of over 1,000 executives reveals that the e-commerce giant is more admired than its Californian rival on all major supply chain...

Nov 27, 2012, 09:55 ET
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Amazon bat Apple dans la bataille pour la domination de la chaîne logistique

Un sondage mondial mené auprès de plus de 1 000 cadres révèle que le géant du commerce électronique est...

Nov 16, 2012, 10:29 ET
Comedian George Wallace serves up some laughs and meals at 15th anniversary of Grape Street Cafe in Las Vegas. Tips benefit Operation School Bell. Wallace performs Tuesday-Saturday at the Flamingo Las Vegas. From left, Artemus W. Ham, George Wallace and Elizabeth Ham. (Photo Jeferson Applegate).  (PRNewsFoto/SCM)

George Wallace Serves Up Some Laughs & Meals At Grape Street Cafe in Las Vegas

Comedian George Wallace served customers in a different light on November 15, joining Grape Street Cafe Owner and Chef John Mckibben to celebrate...

May 24, 2012, 17:39 ET
Attorneys Robert Eglet, L, and David Wall, R, pass the gavel to the first Eglet Wall law scholarship recipient Alexandra Varela Thursday, May 24, 2012, during the announcement ceremony for the Robert T. Eglet Advocacy Center in Las Vegas, NV.  University of Nevada, Las Vegas law students will be able to utilize the courtroom which will be a part of the new advocacy center. Construction will begin on the 46,000 sq. ft. Advocacy Center in June 2012 with a completion date of December 2013. (PRNewsFoto/SCM)

Robert T. Eglet Advocacy Center Announced In Las Vegas

This is being released by SCM: Construction will begin in June 2012 on the 46,000sq' 4-story ROBERT T. EGLET ADVOCACY CENTER at 400 S. 7th Street...

Oct 26, 2011, 11:23 ET
LEAD TRIAL ATTORNEY ROBERT EGLET: "In 2005 The Production of 23.5 Million Vials Of Propofol With Revenue of $318 Million Dictated The Choice To Continue Producing 50mL And 100mL Size Vials". (PRNewsFoto/SCM, John Gurzinski)

Drug Company Stated in Document Filed with the FDA the Increase in Hepatitis C Outbreaks is Attributed to the 50mL and 100mL Infusion Vials of the Sedative Propofol

This is being released by SCM: Mainor Eglet Attorneys Robert Adams, Artemus Ham and Robert Eglet on behalf of plaintiffs Joanne Allen and...