Finance

Sep 17, 2008
Pier 1 Imports Inc. said Thursday that it lost $30.2 million in the second...
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Sep 17, 2008
Holiday sales this year will be the weakest in 17 years, according to a...
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Sep 17, 2008
Wal-Mart is planning to move its Sam’s Club headquarters to a new location...
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Sep 16, 2008
The Home Depot Inc. plans to start cutting prices this week on as many as...
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Sep 16, 2008
A Kohl's Corp. executive said Tuesday that eight of its 22 stores in Texas...
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Sep 16, 2008
Longs Drug Stores Corp. on Wednesday said it will not enter into...
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Sep 16, 2008
RadioShack Corp. said Wednesday it will change product displays at most of...
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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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