Finance

Sep 17, 2014
GE Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) announced it has...
Chicago -- GE Capital, Commercial Distribution Finance (CDF) announced it...
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Sep 17, 2014
The heated battle for Family Dollar Stores rages on, with Family Dollar on...
Matthews, N.C. -- The heated battle for Family Dollar Stores rages on,...
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Sep 16, 2014
Sears Holdings Corp. said in regulatory filing that it would borrow $400...
New York -- Sears Holdings Corp. said in regulatory filing that it would...
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Sep 16, 2014
Brookstone said its president and CEO, James M. Speltz, has resigned.
New York -- Brookstone said its president and CEO, James M. Speltz, has...
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Sep 16, 2014
Extreme-value grocer Grocery Outlet announced that it has entered into a...
Emeryville, Calif. -- Extreme-value grocer Grocery Outlet announced that...
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Sep 16, 2014
Highland Consumer Partners, a growth-stage venture capital firm focused on...
Cambridge, Mass. -- Highland Consumer Partners, a growth-stage venture...
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Sep 16, 2014
Washington Prime Group announced Tuesday it will acquire shopping center...
Columbus, Ohio -- Washington Prime Group announced Tuesday it will acquire...
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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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