Finance

Dec 07, 2008
Safeway has created a new real estate development business, and is already...
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Dec 07, 2008
Rumors are circulating that Wal-Mart Stores will start selling $99 iPhones...
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Dec 07, 2008
Nearly one-third (32%) of chief marketing officers at leading U.S....
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Dec 07, 2008
The Conference Board Employment Trends Index (ETI) declined further in...
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Dec 07, 2008
The Wet Seal has launched a new in-store music program focusing on driving...
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Dec 07, 2008
Whole Foods Market Monday said it is initiating a new legal challenge to...
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Dec 04, 2008
Closeout retailer Big Lots said third-quarter net income fell 15% to $12.2...
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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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