Finance

Nov 02, 2008
Big 5 Sporting Goods reported net sales of $223.2 million for the third...
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Nov 02, 2008
Circuit City Stores announced on Monday that it is closing 155 of its more...
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Nov 02, 2008
Costco has partnered with insurance carrier Aetna to help consumers access...
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Nov 02, 2008
CVS Caremark Corp. on Monday took the wraps off its freestanding beauty...
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Nov 02, 2008
Publix posted sales of $5.8 billion for the third quarter of 2008, a 3.7%...
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Nov 02, 2008
Sainsbury's plans to power its stores using electricity generated from...
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Oct 31, 2008
Saks Inc. announced Tuesday that third-quarter losses of $42.8 million and...
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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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