Recent press coverage

December 18, 2017

PYMNTS.COM

Alexa: from voice to a conversation about commerce

Amazon Pay Vice President Patrick Gauthier tells PYMNTS.com about Amazon's vision for Alexa.  

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December 1, 2017

Mobile Marketer

TGI Fridays is first restaurant with Alexa skill that integrates Amazon Pay

TGI Fridays, the casual dining chain with 900 restaurants worldwide, is the first restaurant with an Alexa skill that integrates Amazon Pay, according to a press release. Users can also make reservations, order takeout from select restaurants, get menu suggestions and special deals by saying "Alexa, open Fridays" to an Alexa-enabled device.

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November 30, 2017

PYMNTS.COM

Amazon Pay is coming to Alexa’s Skills

Amazon Pay is coming soon to apps developed for Amazon’s Alexa by third-party developers. That news comes out of Amazon’s re:Invent conference in Las Vegas this week. Starting out, Alexa’s payment-embedded skills will fall into the following categories: donations, restaurants and event ticketing.

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November 29, 2017

Alexa Blogs

Amazon announces new ways to earn money with your Alexa Skills

Developers now have more ways to earn money with their Alexa skills through in-skill purchasing and Amazon Pay.

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November 29, 2017

Venturebeat

Amazon Alexa skills to accept payments

Developers and businesses making skills for Amazon’s Alexa will soon be able to accept Amazon Pay for purchases directly within voice apps from the Alexa Skills Store.

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October 23, 2017

CNBC

Amazon Pay VP on Amazon's push into payments

Amazon Pay Vice President Patrick Gauthier speaks with CNBC's Deirdre Bosa about the news that Amazon Pay will be letting users order at restaurants in-app and what he sees for the growth of the payments technology for Amazon.

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