Finance

Nov 24, 2008
7-Eleven Inc. is expanding its private-label products as more consumers...
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Nov 24, 2008
A hefty 45% of consumers reported that they plan to shop on Black Friday...
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Nov 24, 2008
Talbots Inc. said Tuesday its third-quarter loss widened on the closing of...
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Nov 24, 2008
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will knock off $3 if California consumers discover...
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Nov 24, 2008
Zale Corp. said Tuesday it lost $45.3 million in its fiscal first quarter...
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Nov 23, 2008
BJ's Wholesale Club plans to open six to eight new stores in existing...
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Nov 23, 2008
Brooks Brothers plans to open its first Canadian store next year, opening...
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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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