Finance

Dec 04, 2008
BJ's Wholesale Club Inc. said Thursday its November same-store sales rose...
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Dec 04, 2008
A California court has awarded accessories retailer Brighton Collectibles...
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Dec 04, 2008
Guess?, Inc. said Thursday that its profit rose 9% in the third quarter on...
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Dec 04, 2008
A U.S. Bankruptcy judge on Friday allowed Circuit City Stores Inc. to...
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Dec 04, 2008
Kohl's Corp. reported its November same-store sales dropped 17.5% as...
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Dec 04, 2008
Year-over-year cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports...
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Dec 04, 2008
The U.S. retail industry cut 91,300 jobs in November, marking the biggest...
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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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