Finance

Dec 28, 2008
Struggling retailer Parent Co. said it has voluntarily filed for Chapter...
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Dec 28, 2008
Wal-Mart Stores has joined the Russian retail association, the lobby group...
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Dec 23, 2008
Wal-Mart Stores said late Tuesday that it has agreed to pay workers up to...
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Dec 22, 2008
Charlotte Russe Holdings Inc. shareholder B. Riley & Co. LLC said...
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Dec 22, 2008
Circuit City Stores received final approval Monday for $1.1 billion in...
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Dec 22, 2008
Destination Maternity Corp. has prepaid $10 million of its senior-secured...
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Dec 22, 2008
The National Retail Federation asked President-elect Barack Obama on...
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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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