Finance

Nov 23, 2008
Brooks Brothers plans to open its first Canadian store next year, opening...
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Nov 23, 2008
Sears is allowing Comcast to promote and sell its digital-cable TV, high-...
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Nov 23, 2008
Dillard's Inc. department store chain says it is eliminating about 500...
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Nov 23, 2008
Gift-card sales are forecast to hit $35 billion to $40 billion this year,...
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Nov 23, 2008
Office Depot Monday launched the company’s fifth annual Green Book catalog...
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Nov 23, 2008
Pershing Square Capital Management said Monday it will hold off on...
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Nov 23, 2008
Sunflower Farmers Market has opened a location in Plano, Texas, marking...
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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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