Finance

Oct 15, 2008
For the first time in its history, Sam's Club, a division of Wal-Mart...
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Oct 15, 2008
Harold “Hal” Kahn has joined Steve & Barry’s as CEO, effective...
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Oct 14, 2008
Best Buy Co. Wednesday announced it is launching stand-alone stores...
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Oct 14, 2008
Burlington Coat Factory reported that net sales for the first quarter...
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Oct 14, 2008
FAO Schwarz plans to open four in-shop stores within Macy's stores in...
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Oct 14, 2008
Piggly Wiggly laid off about 26 employees at its corporate offices and two...
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Oct 14, 2008
State, local and national leaders must focus more attention on the...
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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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