Tag: earnings

News & Trends

eBay’s US sales rise 3.5% in Q3

October 21, 2016

Via: Internet Retailer

The value of goods sold on eBay Inc.’s U.S. marketplace increased to $8.38 billion in the third quarter ended Sept. 30, up 3.5% from $8.10 billion in the same period a year ago, the online marketplace reported Wednesday. For the […]

E-payment & Data Security, Retail Types, Stores, Tech

Costco’s Credit Card Transfer Issues Didnt Affect Sales, Profits

October 4, 2016

Via: Consumerist

Costco’s complicated, complaint-riddled switch from an American Express-branded store credit card to a Visa Citi card may have been a big issue for the membership store’s customers, but it apparently wasn’t a problem for the company’s bottom line. Costco recorded […]

News & Trends

eBay’s U.S. sales grow almost 5% in Q2

July 21, 2016

Via: Internet Retailer

The value of goods transacted on eBay Inc.’s U.S. marketplace grew 4.8% to $8.54 billion during the company’s second quarter ended June 30, the online marketplace reported on Wednesday. That’s up from $8.15 billion in the same quarter a year […]

Retail Types, Stores

Big Lots makes big splash with profit growth, healthy sales

May 31, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

Another value retailer has posted a stellar first quarter, outshining traditional department stores and many specialty stores. Big Lots Inc. surpassed Wall Street expectations with net income and revenue performance that one major presidential candidate might term “huge.” Read More […]

Retail Types, Stores

Office Depot earnings, sales derailed by stalled Staples merger

April 27, 2016

Via: Chain Store Age

Office Depot put the blame for disappointing first-quarter financial results on its delayed buyout by Staples. “The protracted regulatory review of the pending Staples acquisition continues to have a substantial disruptive impact on our business,” stated Roland Smith, chairman and […]