Finance

Jan 11, 2009
Tuesday Morning Corp. said Friday that sales in the fiscal second quarter...
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Jan 11, 2009
Lee Scott, chief executive of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., said Monday he expects...
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Jan 08, 2009
Best Buy Co. Friday said its December same-store sales declined 6.5% after...
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Jan 08, 2009
Big 5 Sporting Goods Corp. said same-store sales fell 8.6% in the fourth...
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Jan 08, 2009
Build-A-Bear workshop eliminated 27 jobs at its St. Louis headquarters on...
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Jan 08, 2009
Circuit City Stores Inc. said Friday it is in talks with two parties that...
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Jan 08, 2009
Cost Plus Inc. announced plans to close 26 stores and cut jobs on Friday...
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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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