Finance

Sep 28, 2008
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has designated Giant Eagle...
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Sep 28, 2008
Foot Locker has signed a definitive agreement with dELiA*s, Inc. to...
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Sep 28, 2008
The U.S. House of Representatives on Sept. 26 approved legislation to...
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Sep 28, 2008
Walgreen Co. reported a higher quarterly net profit on Monday, helped by...
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Sep 28, 2008
The U.S. Department of Justice said Monday that Walgreen Co. paid $9.9...
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Sep 25, 2008
Phillip J. Schoonover, Circuit City’s departing CEO, chairman and...
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Sep 25, 2008
Growing sales helped Finish Line report a profit for the second quarter....
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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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