Finance

Nov 18, 2008
Tween Brands said it lost $0.8 million in its third quarter ended Nov. 1,...
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Nov 17, 2008
Carrefour SA announced Tuesday that it will terminate CEO Jose Luis Duran...
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Nov 17, 2008
Mothers Work Inc. said Tuesday that its fiscal fourth-quarter loss...
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Nov 17, 2008
Pier 1 Imports Inc. cautioned late Monday that it expects its third-...
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Nov 17, 2008
The Wall Street Journal on Tuesday reported that Steve & Barry’s will...
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Nov 17, 2008
ShopperTrak RCT Corp.'s National Retail Sales Estimate (NRSE) reported...
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Nov 17, 2008
FTI Consulting, a global business advisory firm, released its 2008 Retail...
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Financially Speaking

The Impact of Online Sales Tax

By Jonathan Barsade, founder and CEO, Exactor
For more than a decade, federal and state lawmakers have attempted to craft legislation to regulate the collection of sales tax on Internet purchases. The Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013 passed the Senate in May with bipartisan support.
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Deals/M&A

Global Payments acquires PayPros
Global Payments Inc. will acquire Payment Processing, Inc. (PayPros). PayPros, based in California, is a provider of fully-integrated payment solutions for 58,000 small-to-medium sized retailers in the U.S.
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Newsmakers

eBay reports strong Q4 quarter; Carl Icahn looks to spin off PayPal
eBay posted a profit of $850 million, compared with earnings of $751 million a year ago, for its fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, 2013, while revenues rose 13% to $4.5 billion, fueled by strong mobile results.
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