Finance

Aug 26, 2008
Michaels Stores posted a second-quarter loss of $25 million on Tuesday...
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Aug 26, 2008
Talbots Inc. said Wednesday it lost $25 million in its second quarter...
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Aug 26, 2008
The National Federation of the Blind and Target announced that they have...
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Aug 25, 2008
Total sales at teen retailer American Eagle Outfitters were $688.8 million...
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Aug 25, 2008
The worst of economic times can yield the best of times for value-priced...
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Aug 25, 2008
Disappointing sales at trend-setting retailer Chico’s FAS continued to...
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Aug 25, 2008
Floral retailer FTD Group reported Monday that its revenues for the 2008...
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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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