Finance

Aug 17, 2008
Linens ’n Things has devised a plan to emerge from bankruptcy early next...
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Aug 17, 2008
Sears announced that its fall 2008 advertising campaign for the launch of...
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Aug 14, 2008
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. reported a lower quarterly profit on Friday....
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Aug 14, 2008
A joint venture led by Gordon Bros. Group and Hilco Merchant Resources,...
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Aug 14, 2008
J.C. Penney Co. said on Friday quarterly profit fell 36%. The retailer...
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Aug 14, 2008
Kohl's Corp. said Thursday that its second-quarter profit fell more than...
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Aug 14, 2008
New York & Company Inc. said Friday its second-quarter earnings more...
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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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