Finance

Aug 20, 2008
Retail sales rose in July, recovering from the biggest monthly drop in 22...
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Aug 20, 2008
Buckle Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter profit rose 89%, as it...
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Aug 20, 2008
Children's Place Retail Stores Inc. said Thursday cost cuts and stronger...
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Aug 20, 2008
GameStop Corp. on Thursday reported its second-quarter earnings nearly...
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Aug 20, 2008
The nation's biggest kosher supermarket opened in Brooklyn this week,...
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Aug 20, 2008
Shoe Carnival Inc. said Thursday its second-quarter profit more than...
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Aug 20, 2008
Urban Outfitters, Inc. has created a new leadership structure for 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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