Finance

Dec 22, 2008
Wal-Mart launched on Tuesday its $2.66 billion tender offer for all of the...
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Dec 21, 2008
American Apparel said Monday that is has received a three-month extension...
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Dec 21, 2008
Barnes & Noble is offering free delivery for gifts on their way to New...
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Dec 21, 2008
H.E.B. introduced a new employee program that offers discounts on its...
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Dec 21, 2008
Following the approval of a Delaware bankruptcy judge on Thursday, KB Toys...
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Dec 21, 2008
Online holiday sales registered a first-ever decline in seven years,...
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Dec 21, 2008
Store closures and retail bankruptcies continue in regions across the...
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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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