Finance

Jul 17, 2008
Starbucks Corp. has named all 600 company-owned stores it plans to close...
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Jul 17, 2008
The Talbots announced Friday that it has finalized the terms of the...
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Jul 16, 2008
The nation’s retail-pharmacy industry won a major victory this week when...
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Jul 16, 2008
The supermarket pharmacy business is healthy and growing in both services...
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Jul 16, 2008
Rite Aid Corp. is laying off 44 corporate employees as it works to absorb...
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Jul 16, 2008
Safeway Inc. on Thursday reported higher second-quarter profit as sales...
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Jul 15, 2008
American Eagle Outfitters announced Wednesday that it has won a...
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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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