Finance

Nov 16, 2008
Target Corp. said Monday that a difficult retail environment and weak...
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Nov 16, 2008
Target and Best Buy are taking their holiday gift cards to a whole new...
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Nov 13, 2008
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. reported on Friday that its third-quarter...
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Nov 13, 2008
A court hearing to approve the sale of Boscov's was delayed for a fourth...
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Nov 13, 2008
Online retailer eToys.com has lowered prices on over 1,300 toys and games...
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Nov 13, 2008
Although retail sales are expected to be weak this upcoming holiday season...
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Nov 13, 2008
J.C. Penney Inc. on Friday said quarterly profit fell nearly 53%, and said...
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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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