Proud to be a WRA Member-Heartland Payment Systems
Heartland Payment Systems has long been the preferred credit card processing company for many retailers across Wyoming. In addition to processing, Heartland offers a number of other business friendly, cost efficient solutions to help your business prosper. The Wyoming Retail Association is a proud partner with Heartland Payment Systems and we encourage our members to explore the portfolio of services they offer.
USDOL Releases Proposed Overtime Rule 2.0
We have waited years to see where the U.S. Department of Labor would land with its much anticipated revised “overtime rule”—late yesterday, the agency delivered. The USDOL released its long-awaited proposed rule which, if adopted, would set the minimum salary threshold at $679 per week, annualizing to $35,308 per year. For now, the proposed rule does not include an automatic update provision (which many were concerned would simply serve to periodically inflate the threshold level), nor does it revise the duties test that accompanies the rule.
March Retail Sales Gains Are ‘Very Encouraging’ And ‘Set the Stage’ For Further Improvements This Year
Retail sales were up 1 percent in March seasonally adjusted from February and up 0.8 percent unadjusted year-over-year, the National Retail Federation said today. The numbers exclude automobile dealers, gasoline stations and restaurants.
Retail Imports Rising Again as Summer Approaches
With tariff increases delayed for the foreseeable future and the busy summer season approaching, imports at the nation’s major retail container ports are beginning to climb again, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.
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