Finance

Sep 03, 2008
Dillard's Inc. said Thursday that August same-store sales decreased 7%....
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Sep 03, 2008
Duckwall-ALCO Stores, Inc. announced a $3.5 million consulting agreement...
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Sep 03, 2008
eBay announced Wednesday it was launching an online marketplace selling "...
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Sep 03, 2008
Mervyn's Holdings LLC has sued its former private-equity owners, saying...
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Sep 03, 2008
CVS Caremark chief executive Tom Ryan expects enough Longs Drug Stores...
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Sep 03, 2008
Many U.S. retailers struggled with a sluggish back-to-school season this...
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Sep 03, 2008
TJX Cos. said Thursday its same-store sales were flat in August. Total...
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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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