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Shopping Over Thanksgiving Weekend and Cyber Monday Tops $545 Million in Nevada   Cyber Monday Shopping Reaches Record High   In keeping with tradition during a year when many traditions have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, shoppers across the

National Notes

January 2021 Pharmacy and Retail Staff First in Line for Vaccines The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) proposed health care personnel and long-term care facility residents — an estimated 24 million people — for Phase 1a of U.S. coronavirus vaccination

Nevada’s Legislative Opportunities

By Mary Lau The 81st Session of the Nevada Legislature will begin in just a few weeks, and yet again our legislators are facing a substantial budget deficit, this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, this time, our Nevada legislature

First Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine in Nevada

By Liz MacMenamin Nevada received its first distribution of 12,675 COVID-19 doses on Tuesday, December 14, 2020. These were delivered to hospitals to be administered health care workers. The state is following the federal guidelines to distribute the first dosages to

An Old Industry That is All About Tomorrow

By Andy Peterson Retail is an ancient art.  Retail activities that are thousands of years old have been discovered by historians.  Goods back then were fairly essential – animals, grains, tools of sorts, and a million other things various cultures used

November/December 2020 National Notes

National Notes are an anthology of retail industry news. All notes are based on actual news stories and are rewritten to comply with copyright law. News sources are cited at the end of each note. Walmart, Kroger Co., Walgreens

Electronic Prescribing Regulations in Nevada

By Liz MacMenamin The Nevada Board of Pharmacy passed LCB File No. R083-20.  Beginning January 1, 2021, the regulation is being promulgated because of passage AB310 in 2019 and becomes effective January 1. 2021. This law requires providers to employ electronic