Finance

Jun 08, 2008
New Jersey lawmakers are again considering plans to allow beer and wine...
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Jun 08, 2008
Pier 1 Imports Inc. on Friday proposed an acquisition of home-furnishing...
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Jun 08, 2008
Publix Super Markets said Monday it has agreed to buy 49 Albertsons stores...
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Jun 08, 2008
Wilsons The Leather Experts Inc. on Tuesday said it sold its outlet stores...
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Jun 05, 2008
Police in San Jose, Calif., along with the IRS and FBI, announced more...
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Jun 05, 2008
Goody's Family Clothing is getting ready to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy...
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Jun 05, 2008
Williams-Sonoma is committed to a “cautious” store-opening schedule,...
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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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