Finance

Sep 18, 2008
Gap Inc. said Friday it signed a deal to allow Mexican department store...
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Sep 18, 2008
Giant Food Stores will open its latest convenience store concept, Giant To...
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Sep 17, 2008
99 Cents Only Stores announced Thursday it will pull out of the Texas...
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Sep 17, 2008
Dillard's Inc. and small retailers around Arkansas are pressing lawmakers...
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Sep 17, 2008
Dress Barn Inc. said Wednesday its fiscal fourth-quarter profit declined 9...
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Sep 17, 2008
L.L. Bean is ready to open the first of five stores in China this month....
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Sep 17, 2008
Pier 1 Imports Inc. said Thursday that it lost $30.2 million in the second...
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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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