Finance

Jul 14, 2008
Columbia Sportswear Co. said Tuesday that it will open a location on...
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Jul 14, 2008
Retail sales increased only slightly in the month of June, as sharply...
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Jul 14, 2008
Specialty retailer Nordstrom plans to open a new store in Santa Monica,...
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Jul 14, 2008
The National Retail Federation (NRF) and the Food Marketing Institute...
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Jul 14, 2008
Auto parts retailer O’Reilly Automotive said Friday that it now owns more...
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Jul 14, 2008
True Religion Apparel said Tuesday that its common stock has been added to...
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Jul 14, 2008
Walgreen Co. said Tuesday it priced a $1.3 billion, five-year offering and...
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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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