Finance

Aug 10, 2008
Circuit City has halted construction of a new distribution center it was...
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Aug 10, 2008
Jones Apparel Group Monday announced that it has initiated a program to...
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Aug 10, 2008
Tiffany & Co. on Monday appealed a federal ruling that largely...
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Aug 07, 2008
IKEA plans to invest $77 million in start-up companies producing eco-...
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Aug 07, 2008
The price tag for the 49 Albertson’s LLC store locations in Florida being...
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Aug 07, 2008
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said its new small-format Marketside grocery-store...
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Aug 07, 2008
Sears Holdings Corp. announced that it plans to cut approximately 50 jobs...
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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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