Stories tagged: online sales
Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 10:55 a.m.
Walmart sees strong online sales lift third-quarter results
NEW YORK – A surging online business and strong food sales boosted Walmart’s results Thursday ahead of the holiday season, a day after its rival Target offered a cautious forecast …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017
Outside View: Equitable online sales tax needed
More needs to be done to bring equity in tax collections for merchants in Washington state and other states where sales tax is collected. If not, many internet merchants continue …
Thu., May 18, 2017, 8:53 a.m.
Wal-Mart’s online sales surge, tops first-quarter expectations
Wal-Mart delivered first-quarter results that show it’s winning over shoppers at stores and online, even as the competition intensifies.
Wed., April 12, 2017, 8:08 a.m.
Wal-Mart to discount online-only items delivered to stores
Starting next week, Wal-Mart will offer discounts on thousands of online-only items when customers elect to have them shipped to one of the company’s stores for pickup.
Thu., April 6, 2017
Fair tax collection includes online sales
Various bills to require online retailers to collect all the different sales taxes have stalled in Congress, despite bipartisan support.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 3:44 p.m.
Online retailers like Amazon driving record holiday deliveries
Parcel delivery services expect to deliver a record number of packages this holiday season as Amazon.com and other e-commerce players are busier than ever. And so far, an expert says, …
Sun., Dec. 1, 2013
Eye on Boise: Idaho missing out on online sales tax
BOISE – Idaho’s state Tax Commission has a message for all those holiday shoppers making their purchases online: You still owe Idaho tax. If the online retailer doesn’t charge the …
Sat., Oct. 29, 2011
Shadle students discuss budget with Gregoire
If Chris Gregoire gets tired of being Washington’s governor, she might have a future as a Shadle Park High School economics teacher. She might, anyway, if the state weren’t making …
Sun., April 4, 2010
Company ending online blinds sales
HACKENSACK, N.J. – Hunter Douglas Inc., the manufacturer and marketer of high-end, customized blinds, on Monday announced a plan some might consider heresy: It will stop online selling. The Upper …