Finance

May 05, 2008
Valero Energy Corp. has agreed to buy 72 convenience stores and fueling...
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May 05, 2008
Big Dog Holdings Inc., which sells shoes, apparel and accessories, said...
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May 05, 2008
Charming Shoppes has made a proposal to settle the proxy contest related...
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May 05, 2008
Nike and The Finish Line on Tuesday said they opened a concept store...
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May 04, 2008
Aeropostale announced plans to roll out stores in Puerto Rico. The opening...
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May 04, 2008
Amazon.com has sued the state of New York, challenging a new statute...
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May 04, 2008
Duckwall-ALCO Stores Inc. on Monday said it will cut 27 staffers at its...
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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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