Finance

May 28, 2008
Coach Inc. said Thursday that it will acquire its domestic retail...
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May 28, 2008
Costco Wholesale Corp. said Thursday that its quarterly profits jumped 32...
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May 28, 2008
The Kroger Co. and The Little Clinic LLC on Thursday announced a...
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May 28, 2008
Phillips-Van Heusen said Wednesday that it will shutter the 100-unit...
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May 28, 2008
Sears Holding Corp. reported a $56 million first-quarter loss Thursday. It...
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May 28, 2008
Starbucks Coffee Co. is supporting its international expansion with its...
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May 28, 2008
Outdoor apparel and footwear company Timberland has opened its first...
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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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