Finance

Nov 19, 2008
Americans plan to shop smarter this year by using a variety of cost-saving...
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Nov 19, 2008
Wal-Mart Stores said Thursday that it will make its first substantial...
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Nov 19, 2008
Winn-Dixie shoppers can now purchase reloadable prepaid cards that can be...
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Nov 19, 2008
Zumiez Inc. reported that its net sales for the third quarter ended Nov. 1...
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Nov 18, 2008
BJ's Wholesale Club posted a 24% rise in third-quarter profit on Wednesday...
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Nov 18, 2008
Dress Barn reported net sales for its fiscal first quarter ended Oct. 25,...
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Nov 18, 2008
Sales during the 2008 holiday season could be the weakest in two decades...
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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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