Finance

Apr 03, 2008
Family Dollar Stores Inc. on Friday said fiscal second-quarter profit fell...
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Apr 02, 2008
Borders Group Inc. said Wednesday it will delay filing its annual report...
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Apr 02, 2008
An activist investor on Wednesday said Circuit City Stores Inc. should...
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Apr 02, 2008
The board of directors of Jo-Ann Stores, Inc. announced the election of...
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Apr 02, 2008
Kroger has expanded its $4 prescription program to its stores in Virginia...
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Apr 02, 2008
Movie Gallery Inc. announced its plans to close approximately 160...
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Apr 02, 2008
China continues to hold the No. 1 spot for countries with the best retail...
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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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