If you’re still using paper gift certificates as you gear up for the 2017 holiday shopping season, it’s time to consider making the switch to plastic. The National Retail Federation expects this year’s retail sales to top 2016’s $658.3 billion, and you want to harness as much of that purchasing power as you can.
Topics: Gift Cards
For a payments guy like me, “Procure to Pay” is a strange industry term
Within large businesses, there is often a function called procurement. Procurement is the function of buying goods and services that support the business itself. From office supplies, to product materials, to telecommunication services that support the business’ back office operations, the Procurement team is responsible for sourcing suppliers, negotiating prices, and managing contracts. Large businesses are continually challenged with centralizing the procurement function in order to maximize volume discounts and ensure compliance with approved goods and services.
Topics: Supplier Payments
Promotional cards are a cost-effective way to drive results, incentivize performance, and solve a variety of other business and marketing challenges. Research shows 84% of U.S. businesses are already using non-cash rewards like promo cards to compensate key audiences, but many aren’t taking advantage of all the ways promotional cards can help you connect with the people who matter most.
Topics: Promotional Cards
EML joins Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce and hosts networking event
When EML chose Kansas City for its North American headquarters at the end of 2016, its leaders knew the move to Missouri would positively affect company culture, growth potential and the city itself.
Since I started driving, I’ve owned well over 50 vehicles. From every-day models, to brand new luxury cars with extensive custom modifications, to classic pieces of machinery minted before I was born, to racecars that hug track curves and fly down straightaways.