First Data eCommerce Integration

Clarity eCommerce™ Integration with First Data

When looking for a reliable, secure payment processor, many businesses put their trust in First Data. Combined with a powerful eCommerce platform like Clarity eCommerce™, First Data can take your business to the next level.

First Data is a popular payment processor First Data accepts any major credit card and allows customers to complete transactions without being redirected out of the shopping cart. First Data has a variety of payment processing packages to meet different needs. These include packages for basic payment processing, global transactions, alternative payment solutions (such as Bill Me Later®, Google™ Checkout®, First Data™®, TeleCheck® and gift cards), as well as fraud protection and encryption packages. Though initial setup and per-transaction fees are higher than some other providers’, First Data is ideal for larger and growing businesses that need to handle a high volume of sales from the outset. Reporting capabilities and real-time analytics tools add value as well.

Clarity eCommerce™ offers robust integration capabilities for First Data. Just as First Data accomodates the needs of businesses both large and small, Clarity eCommerce™ can scale with your company as your business expands and can integrate with a variety of business applications and work processes. With the flexibility and extensiblity to customize your online shopping cart, Clarity eCommerce™ affords complete control over your eCommerce website and customer transactions.

Clarity eCommerce™ with Clarity Connect™: Extensive First Data Integration Capabilities

When you select First Data as your payment processor of choice, there are several key factors to consider. Clarity eCommerce™ enhances and supports your payment processor in a number of ways:


ShippingClarity offers robust shipping options

Complementary to First Data, Clarity has extensive experience beyond standard UPS, USPS, FedEx, and DHL integrations for shipping costs, package tracking, and returns. Whether shipping is at the core of your day-to-day operations or a more occasional need, you can rest assured knowing that Clarity eCommerce™ is the platform of choice for businesses that depend completely on shipping.


Platform IndependenceClarity offers platform independence

In addition to allowing you to work with the payment processor of your choice, Clarity eCommerce™ offers platform independence. Our eCommerce software solution can be integrated as a module within popular content management systems, or it can stand on its own as an independent software platform that interfaces with your website. No matter which CMS you use, Clarity eCommerce™ maximizes the full potential of integrated eCommerce.


Scalable and PerformantClarity grows with you

Clarity eCommerce™ leverages client-side rendering to allow for virtually unlimited products and transactions in your online store. While most other eCommerce platforms drain bandwidth and require more or bigger servers as they grow to compensate for the increased demand, Clarity eCommerce™ uses available bandwidth and server much more efficiently, cutting hardware and manpower costs. With Clarity eCommerce™ you can focus on growing your business, not your hardware infrastructure.


International ImplementationClarity has multilingual capabilities

First Data provides options for international transactions, and with Clarity eCommerce™, you can leverage robust international options to reach any customer. Clarity’s tools can be implemented for businesses would need multiple eCommerce stores in different languages, allowing you to unify your transactional data and processes regardless of country. Clarity’s tools can also accommodate different regulatory or legal requirements across countries.


Taxes, Customs, and DutiesClarity supports complex tax, customs, and duties calculations

In addition to multilingual capabilities, Clarity offers multinational currency calculations and specializations in international taxes, customs, and duties. In addition to domestic taxes and integration with internal ERP tax tables, custom tax table, and setting up external API integration, Clarity offers customs and duties integrations with your payment processor of choice, ensuring that the most up-to-date customs and duties data in real-time for global payments and ordering.


Clarity integrates with LOB applicationseCommerce Integration to LOB Applications

Most mid-large sized businesses integrate several, if not dozens, of line-of-business applications to streamline their workflows. In addition to Sage 300 eCommerce integration, Clarity offers full customization capabilities to tightly integrate other LOB applications such as order fulfillment tools, support and ticketing tools, CRM and service tools, email and newsletter/marketing applications, etc.


Clarity keeps your information safeSecurity

Payment processors like First Data can sometimes be susceptible to a security breach. With Clarity’s middleware layer, Clarity Connect™, surface area for potential security issues is dramatically reduced as data is securely pushed and pulled between the external eCommerce storefront and the internal platform. You and your customers can rest assured knowing that personal data stays protected throughout the transaction and fulfillment processes.

Clarity and First Data Integration

Clarity’s team of expert developers have successfully integrated payment processing tools with Clarity eCommerce™. To learn more about how Clarity can serve your business, call or click today.