Barcart for Shopify: Set up the Stripe Payment Gateway

Justin Sloane
Justin Sloane
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For brands that want to integrate Barcart directly into their existing Shopify website, an additional step is needed to link your store to Barcart via the Stripe Payment Gateway. This ensures that payments will flow properly from consumers to the Barcart retailer network.

This requires an update to your Shopify’s Payments settings that can only be done by the account owner.

Here's how to do this: 

  1. Go to https://help.shopify.com/ and log in as the store owner.

  2. Scroll down and click Contact Support.

  3. From here, you need to go two pages before you get the support chat option. For example, select Money, followed by Third-party payment providers.

  4. Scroll down to the Get Support section. Select Chat with us.

  5. Send the following message:

     

    Hello,

    I would like to transition from Shopify Payments gateway to Stripe Payments gateway for my Shopify store.

    We’re working with Barcart (https://getbarcart.com/) to compliantly manage alcohol sales between consumers and Barcart’s network of licensed alcohol retailers.

    Barcart is an approved vendor of online alcohol sales with Stripe and requires the Stripe gateway be enabled in order for us to integrate with their private Shopify app.

    Can you please enable Stripe in our payment options?

     

  6. The Shopify Support representative will need to forward your request to their Billing & Payments team for approval. They’ll email you once approved. It may take 1-3 days to get a response.

    • In the email from Shopify, they'll let you know that there are additional fees for using Stripe. You can disregard this as it is a cost that Barcart is responsible for by integrating our Stripe account with your store. You won't incur any additional charges.
  7. After Stripe Payments has been enabled, log into your store.

  8. Click Settings in the bottom left.

  9. Go to the Payments section.

  10. If Shopify Payments has not yet been set up, click See all other providers (beneath the Activate Shopify Payments button). If Shopify Payments is already set up, select Manage (next to the Shopify Payments logo) and then scroll to the bottom of the page to select Third Party Payment Providers or See all other providers

  11. Search for and select Stripe.

  12. You’ll be taken to a Stripe page. Copy the URL and send it to the Barcart team.

  13. Barcart will handle the next step and confirm with you once it’s complete.

  14. You should now see the following in your Shopify settings page:

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  15. You're all set!

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