Finance

Jul 08, 2014
Crumbs Bake Shops on Monday closed its 48 stores. The cupcake store chain...
New York -- Crumbs Bake Shops on Monday closed its 48 stores. The cupcake...
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Jul 08, 2014
Havertys sales for second quarter 2014 increased 2.4% to $175.1 million,...
Atlanta – Havertys sales for second quarter 2014 increased 2.4% to $...
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Jul 08, 2014
ImagineX Group, Asia’s leading retail, brand management and distribution...
New York -- ImagineX Group, Asia’s leading retail, brand management...
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Jul 08, 2014
RetailNext Inc., a provider of Big Data analysis solutions for physical...
San Jose, Calif. – RetailNext Inc., a provider of Big Data analysis...
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Jul 08, 2014
The American Apparel saga continues, with the beleaguered chain receiving...
New York -- The American Apparel saga continues, with the beleaguered...
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Jul 07, 2014
Following a difficult first quarter of fiscal 2014 where it missed Wall...
Union, N.J. – Following a difficult first quarter of fiscal 2014...
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Jul 07, 2014
Consumers around the world are accepting of mobile technology and think...
San Jose, Calif. – Consumers around the world are accepting 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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