Finance

Oct 06, 2008
The Pep Boys—Manny, Moe & Jack announced Tuesday that it has decreased...
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Oct 06, 2008
Warehouse-club operator PriceSmart announced Tuesday that its same-store...
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Oct 06, 2008
U.S. shoppers worried by the nation’s worsening economic crisis cut back...
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Oct 06, 2008
Safeway on Tuesday posted a rise in third-quarter sales and profits, which...
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Oct 06, 2008
Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. said Tuesday it will...
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Oct 05, 2008
Buckle, Staples, GameStop, Dollar Tree, Ulta and Aeropostale have been...
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Oct 05, 2008
Circuit City Stores Inc. plans to scale back on the number of stores it...
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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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