Finance

Dec 04, 2008
Safeway Inc. told investors Thursday that it will aggressively cut costs,...
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Dec 03, 2008
A new, environmentally friendly Aldi supermarket in East Syracuse, N.Y.,...
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Dec 03, 2008
Bakers Footwear Group reported Tuesday that the four-week period ended Nov...
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Dec 03, 2008
The Cato Corp. reported sales for the four weeks ended Nov. 29 of $60.6...
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Dec 03, 2008
The ongoing economic crisis continued to take a toll on department stores...
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Dec 03, 2008
Tesco CEO Sir Terry Leahy said last week that comp-store sales for the...
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Dec 03, 2008
Mothers Work Inc., which operates A Pea in the Pod and other maternity-...
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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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