Finance

Apr 27, 2008
Consumers continued to spend money on consumer electronics with average U....
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Apr 27, 2008
RadioShack Corp. said Monday first-quarter profit fell 8.7% partly on...
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Apr 27, 2008
Consumer interest in buying green eco-friendly products and healthy...
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Apr 27, 2008
Whole Foods Market said on Friday that Securities and Exchange Commission...
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Apr 27, 2008
The latest news out of Deloitte’s consumer group is that sales of consumer...
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Apr 27, 2008
Weis Markets reported its first-quarter sales increased 4.2% to $595.7...
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Apr 24, 2008
Charming Shoppes Inc. said Friday it has hired Lehman Bros. and Banc of...
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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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