Finance

Sep 14, 2008
Best Buy Inc. said Monday it will acquire online music-sharing site...
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Sep 14, 2008
CVS Caremark Corp. said Sunday it is leaving the price of its $2.7 billion...
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Sep 14, 2008
Forever 21 issued a statement on its Web site on Friday with news that its...
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Sep 14, 2008
Rather than assume Wal-Mart shoppers will flock to the lowest-price items...
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Sep 14, 2008
Retailers in the Houston area scrambled on Sunday to stock shelves and...
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Sep 14, 2008
About 69% of CFOs at leading U.S. retailers are worried about tax reform...
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Sep 14, 2008
Target Corp. said on Monday that it agreed to a 25-year partnership with...
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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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