Finance

Apr 15, 2014
Hhgregg Inc. cited extreme weather as a major factor in preliminary sales...
Indianapolis – Hhgregg Inc. cited extreme weather as a major factor...
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Apr 15, 2014
Safeway Inc. has completed the distribution to its stockholders of 37.8...
Pleasanton, Calif. - Safeway Inc. has completed the distribution to its...
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Apr 14, 2014
Spurred by warmer spring weather, U.S. retail sales, which exclude...
Washington, D.C. – Spurred by warmer spring weather, U.S. retail...
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Apr 11, 2014
Total U.S. retail sales during 2013 reportedly reached $4.53 trillion, a 4...
New York – Total U.S. retail sales during 2013 reportedly reached $4...
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Apr 11, 2014
Coldwater Creek Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, with...
Sandpoint, Idaho -- Coldwater Creek Inc. on Friday filed for Chapter 11...
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Apr 11, 2014
Safeway Inc. has received a request for additional information and...
Pleasanton, Calif. -- Safeway Inc. has received a request for additional...
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Apr 11, 2014
PriceSmart Inc. reported increases in net earnings and revenues during the...
San Diego – PriceSmart Inc. reported increases in net earnings and...
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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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