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Fanatics Taps Bolt for One-click Checkout Technology
Oct 4, 2022
Bolt and Fanatics have kicked off a multiyear partnership to implement Bolt’s “One-Click Checkout” solution across all Fanatics-owned, affiliate and partner e-commerce sites.
Extra Costs Biggest Reason Shoppers Ditch Online Carts
Sep 21, 2022
For retailers who invest time and money bringing customers to their sites and taking them through the shopping process, cart abandonment is “a huge problem,” said Bolt CEO Maju Kuruvilla during a Sept. 13 presentation related to the report. As e-commerce growth slows, this lost revenue is likely to be even more painful for retailers.
The Independent launches integrated shopping service
Sep 21, 2022
The Independent has launched a new way to shop, dubbed "storyselling", which allows its readers to shop directly from its editorial content. This new service is facilitated via a partnership with one-click checkout provider Bolt. The news brand has employed Bolt's Checkout Everywhere service to enable readers to purchase products and services from its IndyBest without leaving The Independent's website.
Bolt Aims to Solve One ‘Huge Problem for Retailers,’ CEO Says
Sep 9, 2022
Bolt CEO Maju Kuruvilla joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss online shoppers dropping off at checkout and what Bolt is doing to help retailers solve that issue.
Bolt Rolls Out New Omnichannel Platform With Revolve
Sep 6, 2022
Bolt is launching a new technology, “Checkout Links,” that allows shoppers a one-click checkout experience online or offline. The platform is being initially rolled out at Revolve.
Bolt Helps Revolve Offer One-Click Checkout at Fashion Week
Sep 6, 2022
Checkout technology company Bolt has debuted Checkout Links, a solution for retailers to enable their shoppers to check out with one click across online and offline experiences. Fashion retailer Revolve will be among the first Bolt clients to use this tool during Fashion Week in New York City this weekend. Bolt’s technology will let shoppers scan a QR code that directs them to a pre-populated, Revolve-branded checkout page for a one-click purchase.
How Fashion’s Relationship With Buy Now, Pay Later Is Changing
Sep 3, 2022
Retailers signed on with installment payment services to draw new shoppers and convince them to spend more. Some are having second thoughts about what happens to those customers’ data once they click purchase.
PYMNTS Summer Series 2022: Open Versus Closed with Bolt CEO Maju Kuruvilla
Aug 17, 2022
Among FinTechs making great strides along these lines is Bolt, which takes a channel- and ecosystem-agnostic approach to one-click checkout that, as Bolt CEO Maju Kuruvilla told PYMNTS’ Karen Webster, represents the next evolution in simple, anywhere checkout. “People are buying at the point of inspiration,” Kuruvilla said. “People like to buy things online and they don’t want to be constrained with a lot of steps. We have to simplify that and provide a very simple, one-click checkout that works across all the different brands and all the different surfaces. So the future of checkout is the ability to buy things with one click, pretty much everywhere on the internet.”
Nobody wants to be in the office on Fridays
Jul 14, 2022
“There was no hesitation: Everybody was like, ‘Sign me up,' ” said Angela Bagley, the company’s head of employee experience. “And it was amazing: We kept getting the job done. Managers were onboard, people kept hitting their goals. And they come back on Mondays energized and more engaged.”
Fewer meetings, less ‘mommy guilt,’ and more efficiencies: Executives explain how 4-day workweeks reshaped their lives
May 6, 2022
Now that Bolt’s four-day week trial has turned into a permanent policy, my daughter, who’s in first grade and does something fun every Friday at her school, thinks it’s amazing that my company also does ‘fun Fridays.’ We make plans after school on Fridays, like going for lunch or going to the movies. She knows that once she gets picked up on a Friday, the weekend officially begins.
42 Companies That Are Changing Workplaces for the Better
May 3, 2022
The workplace category of Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas Awards honors projects that improve our lives in the office, increase employees’ rights, or make work safer, smarter, or more meaningful. See the finalists and honorable mentions.
Bolt CEO Addresses Startup’s Performance in Wake of Lawsuit, Says Merchant Numbers Are Up 192% YoY
May 2, 2022
In his blog post, Kuruvilla revealed the following figures around the company’s performance, writing that Bolt: has a total of 13.8 million total “shopper accounts,” marking a 131% year-over-year increase, and has 836 total active merchant accounts across all product lines, representing a 192% YoY increase.
Every U.S. Company With a 4-Day Workweek—Full List
Apr 20, 2022
Here's a list of all the companies in the U.S. which have already trialed a four-day week—and those who have made it a permanent option offered to their staff.
This Startup Valued at $11B is Front and Center in BigCommerce's Plan to Lure Merchants Away from Shopify
Mar 2, 2022
E-commerce platform BigCommerce and fintech startup Bolt are looking to expand their partnership aimed at speeding up the checkout process for BigCommerce's tens of thousands of merchants.