Quantcast

Latest Commerce Stories

2014-12-22 20:20:21

A record $4.2+ billion of equipment was sold by Ritchie Bros.

2014-12-19 16:20:47

ATHENS, Greece, Dec. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Box Ships Inc.

2014-12-16 16:27:54

Provider Payments reduces expenses, potential errors and centralizes tracking LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Dec.

2014-12-16 00:22:32

BEIJING, Dec. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China's group-buying pioneer Groupon recently announced its plan to transform its business into a consumer-driven e-commerce model.

2014-12-15 12:28:15

DALLAS, December 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds The Future Internet in 2025 market research report on internet services market with impacts on the adjacent

2014-12-12 16:24:49

CHICAGO, Dec. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Grainger (NYSE: GWW) today announced plans to voluntarily withdraw the listing of its common stock from the Chicago Stock Exchange.

2014-12-10 04:21:34

LONDON, December 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New Card Issuing Division and Executive Vice President appointed SafeCharge [http://safecharge.com ]

2014-12-09 08:35:06

Company Listed Alongside Industry Giants Adobe, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google & Netflix As One of Top Companies in the Digital Content Industry SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec.


Latest Commerce Reference Libraries

45_eb7210343d2baf25cebb29263c717a2c
2010-10-04 17:35:10

A cash register is a device for calculating and recording sales transactions. A cash drawer for storing cash is attached and the register usually prints a receipt. Cash registers were first invented in order to deter employee theft and embezzlement. It is theorized that odd prices such as 49 and 99 cents came about so that it was almost guaranteed the cashier would have to provide a penny in change and therefore announce the sale. Most of the time the drawer could only be opened after a sale,...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
The word 'aphotic' comes from Greek roots meaning 'without' and 'light'.
Related