More companies today authorize and control
corporate purchases by placing purchasing cards in the hands
of their employees. Increase customer loyalty and achieve
preferred supplier status by offering processing capabilities
specifically tailored to their corporate needs. Purchasing
card acceptance provides value-added service to your
Purchasing cards are an effective
business-to-business (B2B) solution that help corporations
reduce the administrative costs associated with authorizing,
tracking, paying and reconciling small purchases, while
maintaining control over their company's purchasing process.
Merchants that accept
purchasing cards and enjoy preferred vendor status attract the
thousands of American businesses that process more than $300
billion of business-to-business purchasing transactions.
Accepting purchasing cards allows you to capitalize on this
growing B2B opportunity and encourage corporate customers to
patronize your business.
First Data Independent Sales
offers three purchasing card payment solutions that enable
suppliers to accept all major purchasing cards from their
buyers. Merchant suppliers also benefit from First Data Independent Sales's 24/7 customer support.
The Level II application provides corporations with
more control over the purchasing process by capturing and
transmitting additional information. These added data elements
Separate purchase and sales tax amounts
Customer code/number (e.g., an accounting code or
purchase order number)
Merchant category code (MCC)
Global Gateway Purchasing PC Level III
is a software application that allows suppliers to provide
line-item detail to corporate customers, operates in the
Windows environment, and enables suppliers to navigate through
the order-entry and payment process. Detailed data reports
provide a concise review of transaction activity.
Global Gateway Purchasing PC Level III features:
Incorporates Windows 3.1 user-friendly interface with
point-and-click functionality (Windows 2000, Windows 98 and
Captures level II- and level III-enhanced data for
MasterCard®, Visa® and American Express®, which includes—for
level II—sales tax amounts, purchase order number (i.e., an
accounting code, customer code) and—for level III—line-item
detail records, including discount amounts, freight, duty,
codes, descriptions and other identifiers.
Facilitates simplified data entry
Allows the importing and exporting of transaction,
customer and product files
Creates a detailed order summary
Includes card-swipe capability for walk-in
Services by Cardservice International.
The FIRST DATA name, trademark and logo are owned by First Data Corporation. All other trademarks, service marks and trade names referenced in this material are the property of their respective owners. The First Data Independent Sales Agent Program is operated by Cardservice International, Inc. Cardservice International, doing business as First Data Independent Sales (FDIS), is a registered ISO/MSP of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Walnut Creek, CA. American Express requires separate approval. FDIS Cincinnati is an independent agent for Cardservice International.