Women in the Construction Industry

When you think of the industries that are dominated by men, the construction industry is most likely one of the first that comes to mind. In the United States, women make up 46.8% of the entire workforce. However, women only account for…

Read full article

How Can Building Material Dealers Prevent Credit Card Fraud

Unfortunately, credit card fraud is common across building supply stores due to an influx in card-not-present transactions. Card-not-present transactions occur online where the merchant is unable to confirm their identity and validity of the purchase in person. Sadly, the supplier is then…

Read full article

Benefits of AP Automation

What is Accounts Payable Automation? AP automation, or Accounts Payable automation, is the process by which accounts payable processes are handled digitally rather than manually. Accounts payable automation has revolutionized the way businesses process and pay their invoices. How AP Automation Can…

Read full article

Set Yourself Apart By Offering Better Customer Service and Better Payment Options

Smaller to medium-sized construction businesses have an advantage over larger big-box competitors when it comes to offering an array of payment options. Unlike larger construction businesses, smaller businesses have the upper hand at offering better customer service compared to larger competitors. Take…

Read full article

Factoring – A Complete Guide for Small to Medium-Sized Businesses

Factoring is a financing option for businesses to access the funds they have tied up in accounts receivable. Factoring is when a company sells its accounts receivable, also known as invoices, to a third party at a discount. It can also be…

Read full article

In-House Outsource Account Receivable Management

Why You Should be Accepting ACH

What Are ACH Transactions? An ACH transaction is an electronic transfer of money between accounts at different banks. With an ACH transaction, an individual can securely receive or send money between their bank and another. Businesses regularly use ACH transactions to simplify…

Read full article

Digital Technology Construction Industry

A Shift Towards Digitalization in the Construction Industry

This abrupt change made it necessary to adopt new technologies and new, innovative online resources that could best facilitate this transition from in-person to remote labor. While some industries continued to succeed under these new circumstances, other industries, particularly those that operate…

Read full article

In-House Outsource Account Receivable Management

In-House Vs Outsourcing Accounts Receivable Management

Due to this, many companies lack back offices or the developed technology that can be used for payment and financing transactions. When this equipment is lacking, some companies will outsource and have specialists complete these payment processes for them while others may…

Read full article

Construction Website Business

How to Build Your Construction Business’ Online Presence

While many businesses may offer goods or services tailored to in-person use and activities, maintaining an online presence can also help boost a business’s success. Every year, the amount of internet users grows significantly, with a large number of these people using…

Read full article

Net Terms

The Benefits of Offering Net Terms to Your Trade Customers

In the construction industry, specifically, net terms are often offered by businesses in order to provide their trade customers with greater payment flexibility. These options can help trade customers afford goods and services while enabling businesses to diversify their payment methods and…

Read full article

Don't want to miss anything?

Get updates on BlueTape’s latests news and industry tips right in your mailbox.

Thank you! You have been subscribed.