Finance

Nov 13, 2008
Online consumers intend to shop more through the Web this holiday season...
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Nov 13, 2008
Tesco plans to scale back on the roll out of its U.S.-based Fresh &...
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Nov 13, 2008
Wal-Mart launched a holiday text-message service that sends special alerts...
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Nov 12, 2008
AnnTaylor Stores Corp. will cut more jobs and take other steps to reduce...
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Nov 12, 2008
Charlotte Russe Holding Inc. received a new unsolicited buyout bid from...
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Nov 12, 2008
CVS/pharmacy enhanced its KODAK Picture Kiosks and Online Photo Center....
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Nov 12, 2008
The level of global retail theft reached $104.5 billion in the past year,...
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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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