PHILADELPHIA CREAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gopuff, the leading platform for immediate delivery of everyday consumer needs, now offers its US delivery partners the ability to instantly cash out their earnings balance anytime with just a few clicks. Gopuff is one of the first instant commerce companies to offer an instant payment option to delivery partners, giving them an even more flexible, convenient and faster way to receive their earnings and tips. Gopuff partners with Stripe, a financial infrastructure platform for businesses, and partners like Visa Direct1the real time of Visa2 money transfer network, to provide partners with an eligible debit card the ability to cash out faster.
“Now more than ever, delivery partners are looking for convenience and speed when accessing their revenue,” said Daniel Folkman, SVP of Business at Gopuff. “We’re proud to partner with Stripe to offer US delivery partners a new Instant Cashout option, allowing them to access and redeem their earnings in minutes instead of days. We will continue to listen to feedback from delivery partners and invest in their delivery experience with Gopuff. »
“Platforms like Gopuff make it easier for consumers to access what they need and for delivery partners to get paid quickly,” said James Dyett, strategic account manager at Stripe.We’re proud to deliver faster access to revenue as Gopuff builds on its success with Stripe’s financial infrastructure, especially in a time when every dollar counts.”
Instant Cash Out is part of a larger series of investments made by Gopuff to improve the delivery partner experience. As part of the company’s commitment to improving the delivery partner experience, Gopuff has:
- Improved support for delivery partners: Over the past 12 months, Gopuff has more than quadrupled the size of its delivery partner support team, enabling the company to provide rapid responses and solutions to delivery partner questions. Gopuff has also introduced a new in-app chat feature to make it even easier for delivery partners to connect with a support agent.
- Investments in the Driver app: Last March, Gopuff launched Gopuff Driver app in App Store and Google Play Store. The new app dramatically streamlines the delivery experience, makes it easier and faster for new partners to access the platform, and enables automatic app updates for existing users.
- Faster payouts and greater revenue transparency: In May, as part of its partnership with Stripe, Gopuff moved its delivery partners to a new system that distributes revenue 2-3 days faster than before. Gopuff has also launched a completely redesigned Earnings tab in the Gopuff Driver app, making earnings information more transparent and digestible.
- Extended Cash Back Promotions: In the United States, Gopuff has partnered with Upside to offer delivery partners exclusive promotions at more than 50,000 businesses, including cash back opportunities at gas stations, restaurants and grocery stores. In the UK, Gopuff has partnered with Collective Benefits to provide discounted fuel options and offers to save money on daily expenses.
- Additional Benefits: Gopuff also recently launched perks like vehicle maintenance discounts through Openbay, tax services credit and discount opportunities through Block Advisors, and expense and mileage tracking through Stride. This follows a previously established partnership with Stride Health to provide access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage for delivery partners and their families.
Gopuff is the go-to instant commerce platform, meeting the ever-changing everyday needs of consumers. With an unparalleled assortment that includes home and cleaning products, medicine, pet care, office supplies, beauty and wellness items, baby products, food and beverages , local brands, as well as alcohol and freshly prepared foods in select markets, Gopuff brings a , reliable and magical experience to customers around the world.
Founded in 2013 by co-founders and co-CEOs Rafael Ilishayev and Yakir Gola, Gopuff created the category of instant needs and continues to build the rails that define the future of commerce. To learn more, visit www.gopuff.com or follow Gopuff on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Download the Gopuff app on iOS and Android.
1 Visa Direct functionality activated through GoPuff’s partner financial institution
2 Actual availability of funds depends on receiving financial institution and region