San Francisco-based Bolt, founded in 2014, manages the back-end of digital checkouts to gives retailers and consumers more choice, control and flexibility over their transactions.
The platform combines lightning-fast checkout, payment processing and fraud protection with full chargeback coverage.
Levelling the e-commerce playing field, Bolt offers merchants a simple but powerful checkout solution that increases conversion rates while eliminating fraud.
Checkout startup Bolt hires former Amazon exec as CTO.
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Armed with $50 million in fresh funding, Bolt helps retailers shift to ecommerce.
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Bolt has been the Checkout category long before others saw the opportunity. We have proudly backed the company across many rounds over the last 3 years.
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Bolt had a very strong technical solution but future growth depended on developing the commercial skills required to win with enterprise and SMB customers alike. Activant was well positioned to help drive growth to the next level.
Leading the Series B and participating in the Series C round we helped Bolt raise the funds they needed to grow.
We helped to develop the sales team required to drive SMB and enterprise sales.
Activant’s network and ecosystem introduced the team to new opportunities.