MerchantE Insights

Providing insights to grow your business, the MerchantE blog is here to keep you a step ahead of the competition.


Don’t Turn Your Back on that Stealthy Business-Killer: Late Payments

April 29, 2021
Average Read Time: 5 minutes

Search the phrase “late payments” on the internet and you’ll find metaphor after metaphor describing the importance of cash flow to a... Read More

UnionPay SecurePlus: Opening a Wider World of Online Commerce for U.S. Businesses

April 15, 2021
Average Read Time: 3 minutes

UnionPay is the largest issuer of payment cards in the world. And now, U.S. businesses can tap into this enormous market. With UnionPay... Read More

5 Reasons Why Big (Payment) Data Is Important to Small Business

April 8, 2021
Average Read Time: 5 minutes

“Data will talk to you if you’re willing to listen.” Jim Bergeson, marketing expert Big data is just for big companies, right? Wrong.... Read More

ACH: A Sign of the Times

April 1, 2021
Average Read Time: 5 minutes

Paying by check is just so last year. The number of payments that businesses made on the U.S. ACH network increased significantly in... Read More

Same Day Funding: A Game Changer for Growing Businesses

March 25, 2021
Average Read Time: 4 minutes

IBM. KIND Snacks. Home Depot. Very different businesses that had the same problem at one time or another in their histories: cash flow... Read More

Customer Experience for a New World

March 18, 2021
Average Read Time: 5 minutes

Back in the olden days – fall 2020 – we wrote a blog post and participated in a podcast about customer experience (CX). One of the... Read More

Why the Timing of Pay Matters (More than You Might Think)

March 11, 2021
Average Read Time: 4 minutes

Statistics vary from study to study, but it’s clear that a significant portion of Americans have a hard time making ends meet between... Read More

Technology Both Big and Small Drives Manufacturers Down the Road to Recovery

March 4, 2021
Average Read Time: 4 MINUTES

In manufacturing, turning a profit often focuses on controlling costs in every aspect of the process: reducing labor costs, improving... Read More

The Price of Living Paycheck to Paycheck – and How EmployeePlus Payouts℠ Can Help

February 25, 2021
Average Read Time: 4 minutes

While exact figures vary from survey to survey, the overall picture is clear: many Americans were living paycheck to paycheck before... Read More

UnionPay SecurePlus Opens the World to U.S. Businesses

February 18, 2021
Average Read Time: 4 minutes

How would you like to gain access to more than 9 billion buyers and $14 trillion in spending with one quick activation? Does that sound... Read More