blubolt has come of age today in the Shopify App Store with the launch of our AgeChecked app. It’s the first truly regulatory compliant app for Shopify stores selling age restricted products such as alcohol, knives or vaping products. Created in partnership with leading age verification company, AgeChecked, the app checks the customers’ age behind the scenes without them having to submit any details. If you’re a Shopify retailer, you can purchase the app now in the Shopify App Store.
The Evolving Retail Climate
New research shows that 85,000 retailers launched online during lockdown, representing the biggest shift to ecommerce the UK has ever seen. For retailers selling age restricted goods, this move online poses new regulatory and customer service challenges around age verification. On one hand, retailers needed to obey the law while on the other hand, they needed to avoid losing conversions with tedious age verification processes.
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