Finance

Sep 08, 2008
The electronic outdoor signs that so many Walgreens locations use to...
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Sep 08, 2008
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) said Monday that its...
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Sep 07, 2008
An Icelandic investor who has expressed interest in buying Saks is...
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Sep 07, 2008
Best Buy Co. Inc. has launched its first online gift-registry tool. The “...
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Sep 07, 2008
London Germany's Media Markt, Europe's biggest electrical-goods retailer,...
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Sep 07, 2008
Pharmacy chain Marc’s is pricing its generic-drug promotion at $3.99, a...
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Sep 07, 2008
Warehouse club operator PriceSmart Inc. said Monday that its same-store...
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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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