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Securing B2B Level 3 Savings for Your Sage Payment Needs

By Patty Benitez on Sep 21, 2020 4:15:09 PM

Integrated Level 3 payment processing is crucial for B2B companies using Sage in order to streamline workflows, save money, and efficiently leverage the Sage integration.

Is your Sage payments provider meeting your needs as a B2B business, or causing you to miss out on major Level 3 savings? Not all Sage solutions provide the features and functionality that merchants need.  COVID-19 has placed many new constraints and challenges on businesses of all kinds this year. Adapting to the new normal of remote work and digital payments requires payment solutions that do much more than simply process credit cards and debit cards.  This blog introduces you to the benefits of Level 3 B2B processing for Sage users, and lists 5 features that your business needs to demand from your payments provider - or what to look for in a new payments solution if your current provider fails to deliver.

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5 Reasons Why You Should Attend Acumatica 2020 R2

By Patty Benitez on Sep 10, 2020 12:32:48 PM

Join us as we attend the Acumatica 2020 R2 launch on September 16th, featuring the newest full-featured version of the award-winning cloud ERP product!

You may be thinking to yourself, why should I attend this event? Well allow us to highlight why you and your team should. 

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Know the Risks of Working With Third Party Payment Processors

By Patty Benitez on Sep 8, 2020 7:30:00 AM

The payment industry is constantly changing, evolving, and upgrading. In the past few years, the financial industry has seen the rise of FinTech, eCommerce, cashless payments, and much more.  Business owners accepting credit cards rely on experts in the field to provide the best in payment processing services, such as all-in-one payment providers, as well as omni-channel and integrated payment solutions. In this blog, we will detail exactly what are third party payment processors (also known as merchant brokers) and how to ensure that you select the right payments provider for your business needs to reduce your risk. 

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APS Payments Announces Integration with Sage 500

By Patty Benitez on Jul 29, 2020 4:32:44 PM

APS Payments is excited to announce a new integration with Sage 500, enabling many more manufacturers and distributors to benefit from the full suite of benefits with the seamlessly integrated, omni-channel, and all-in-one payment solutions from APS Payments.

 

Your Sage 500 ERP solution is the backbone to your business. Today, more and more of your customers want you to accept payment via all sorts of credit cards. In this case, look no further than APS Payments to provide you with a simple and effective Sage 500 credit card processing integration that allows you to reduce risk, decrease fees and increase your company’s revenue.

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APS Payments exhibits eCommerce B2B Payments at Virtual MivaCon

By Patty Benitez on Jul 23, 2020 3:41:16 PM


With all the in-person conferences being canceled due to COVID-19 it can be hard to make meaningful connections right now and to learn and connect in the eCommerce community. Miva has transitioned its annual MivaCon eCommerce conference (postponed to 2021) to the MivaCon Digital Day 2020 on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

Join us online for MivaCon Digital Day 2020!

Date: Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Time: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PST

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Webinar - Acumatica: 3 Tools To Maximize Profitability and Cash Flow

By Patty Benitez on Jul 7, 2020 12:17:16 PM

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Date: Thursday, July 16, 2020
Time:  11 AM PT / 2 PM ET

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Join us to learn how a plug-n-play phone system makes it easy to automate sales and customer service processes.  In addition, manufacturing, distribution and retail companies will learn how to automate shipping and payment processes to invoice and get paid faster.

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Magento 1 End of Life (EOL) - eCommerce Payment Concerns for Merchants

By Patty Benitez on Jul 1, 2020 1:05:42 PM

Per the official Magento End of Life announcement, all versions of Magento 1 will no longer be supported after June 30, 2020.  Given this news, Magento 1 eCommerce sites and webstores will no longer be fully PCI Compliant with VISA guidelines starting July 1st. 

Visa recently released the “Acquirer Advisory” from Visa - and then shortly thereafter, a follow up statement by PayPal, put many merchants into a state of uncertainty and anxiety for their businesses. After all, when a megalith such as PayPal demands “urgent actions” from any remaining Magento 1 merchants before its planned “End of Life” (EOL) this month, merchants on all versions of Magento take note.

Fortunately for these merchants, payments expert, Jeff Kohl, SVP, Sales at APS Payments and eCommerce expert ,TJ Gamble, CEO at Jamersan, spoke at length on the eCommerceAholic livestream about what this means for Magento 1 (M1) merchants and for the Magento community as a whole.  We have provided video clip highlights from the livestream below.  

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New B2B Payments Integrations for eCommerce by APS Payments

By Patty Benitez on Jun 1, 2020 2:31:14 PM

Many companies are facing new demands by customers in the wake of the COVID-19 virus.  Businesses are facing the new normal: remote work, 100% digital, and paperless.  eCommerce plays an important role in helping businesses with the new normal.

In a recent PYMNTS survey, 66% of SMBs will rely more on eCommerce sales after this pandemic. Businesses without an eCommerce option today need to find the right solution that will enable customers to engage with them online.  Selecting the right eCommerce solution is only part of the equation, as selecting a right payment solution for an optimal checkout experience can be just as important.  

APS Payment is launching multiple new eCommerce shopping cart integrations to offer customers even more omni-channel options for B2B Payments, expanding our footprint for eCommerce businesses to adapt to the new normal.

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Webinar - Acumatica: 3 Tools To Improve Efficiencies and Manage Cashflow

By Patty Benitez on May 14, 2020 9:30:00 AM

Complimentary Webinar
Date:  Thursday, May 21, 2020
Time:  11 AM PT / 2 PM ET

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Join us to learn how to improve efficiencies, manage cash flow and take control of your inventory with business insights for Acumatica.  In addition, manufacturing, distribution and retail companies will learn how to automate shipping and payment processes.

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APS Payments to Sponsor DCKAP Digital Commerce eSummit 2020

By Patty Benitez on Apr 24, 2020 11:56:28 AM


With all the in-person conferences being canceled due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) it can be hard to make meaningful connections right now and learn about commerce industry topics. DCKAP has transitioned its annual digital commerce conference to a virtual eSummit.  The DCKAP eSummit 2020 brings together multiple industry experts, including APS Payments, Big Commerce, Nexcess, Avalara, Gorgias, Dotdigital, and Content 4 Commerce. 

Join us online for DCKAP eSummit 2020!

Date: Tuesday, April 28, 2020

Time: 9:15 AM - 1:30 PM EST

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