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The Power of Passion and Innovation: Bluebolt PC's Journey to Success

In the ever-changing tech industry, businesses need to be adaptable, innovative, and committed to exceptional customer service to stay ahead of the curve. Bluebolt PC Ltd, based in Reading Berkshire, is a prime example of a company that has successfully evolved to meet the needs of the market. Originally a telecoms business, Bluebolt PC shifted its focus towards technology around four years ago, driven by the passion of the co-founder's son, who built his first PC at just eight years old. Today, Bluebolt PC is dedicated to providing custom-built PCs, local repairs, and a range of tech products to customers across the UK. In this article, we interview Katie Hodge, from Bluebolt PC, to learn more about the company's history, products and services, team, and future plans. Tell us about BlueBolt’s history and how it started...


BlueBolt's history is rooted in telecoms. We started the business back in 2011 However around 4 years ago, we underwent a significant change in direction, shifting our focus towards technology. This transformation was driven by the passion of our son, who at just Eight years old, built his first PC without any assistance.

This incredible accomplishment inspired us to explore the potential for offering custom builds and repairs to our customers, which led to the evolution of Bluebolt PC into the business it is today. Our commitment to adapting and evolving alongside the needs of our customers has been the key to our success, and we take pride in our ability to specialize in custom builds and repairs while providing exceptional service and expertise.


We are incredibly proud of our journey and the progress we have made in the industry. Our history is a testament to the power of passion and innovation in the driving business success. As we continue to evolve and grow, we remain dedicated to serving our customers and providing the best possible products and services.


Bluebolts history showcases the importance of being adaptable and willing to take risks in pursuit of one’s passion. We are grateful for our journey and excited about the future of our business.


What products and services do you offer?

At Bluebolt, we take pride in offering a comprehensive range of products and services to meet the diverse needs of our customers. Our bespoke service is a popular option, as it allows us to create a custom-built PC based on the specific requirements and budget of each customer. Our team takes the time to understand each customers unique needs and preferences to ensure that they receive a tailored solution that maximizes their investment.


In addition to our custom builds. We also offer local PC and laptop repairs to provide a convenient and reliable option for customers who need assistance with their existing hardware. We understand that even the most well-built machines can experience issues, and we are here to help with prompt and effective repairs.


Finally, our online store offers a range of products that cater to the needs of customers across the UK. We stock a variety of items, from PCs and laptops to keyboards and thermal paste, to ensure that our customers have access to everything they need for their computing needs.


Our products and services are designed to provide a complete computing experience, from custom builds to repairs and accessories. We are committed to delivering the highest level of customer satisfaction and ensuring that our customers have access to the best possible products and services.



Tell us About the BlueBolt Team and how you stand out from your competition?


The Bluebolt team is a close-knit family that is deeply committed to our business. We believe that our personal investment in the company sets us apart from our competitors. Bluebolt PC is not just a business venture for us; it is the centre of our daily life.

One of the things that make us stand out from our competition is our fresh, current way of thinking. Unlike some of our competitors who take a more traditional approach, we embrace modern ideas and techniques to deliver the best results for our customers.

We recognize the importance of staying ahead of the curve in the ever-changing tech industry, and we are committed to evolving our approach to meet the demands of our customers and the market.

Our team is always looking for new ways to improve and innovate, and we take pride in our ability to consistently deliver exceptional results. Whether it’s through our custom builds, repair services, or online store, we are dedicated to providing the best possible experience for our customers.


The Bluebolt team is united in our passion for technology and our commitment to excellence. We are constantly evolving to stay ahead of the curve and provide our customers with the best products and services possible.



What are your thoughts on the Tech for Techs Community and services we officer including Tech MAX?


We are big fans of Tech for Techs Community and the services they offer, including Tech MAX. The team at Tech for Techs is fantastic and the community atmosphere they have created is excellent for networking. One of the best things about this community is the wealth of knowledge that is available. If we have a question or need help on something, there is always someone within the members group who is happy to lend a helping hand. We have discovered new software and products through the community that we didn’t know existed, which has made a significant difference to the way we run our business.


Thanks to the Tech for Techs community, we have met some fantastic people and built some excellent relationships. We had the opportunity to attend Tech Max last year, and it was a great experience. We were able to meet potential new suppliers and network with other businesses in the industry. It was an informative and enjoyable event, and we are looking forward to attending again this year.


Overall, we highly recommend the Tech for Techs community and their services, including Tech MAX. It’s an excellent resource for anyone in the tech industry who wants to connect with others, stay informed, and discover new products and services.


What advice would you give to another tech business that is just starting up?


Starting a tech business can be

challenging, and it’s important to have realistic expectations about the timeline for success. Building a profitable business can take time, dedication, and hard work. It’s unlikely that you will see immediate results or have a queue of customers right away.

One of the most important things you can do as a new tech business is to stay determined and focused on your goals. It’s important to have a clear vision for your business and to make sure that all of your efforts are aligned with that vision. Along the way, it’s also essential to be patient and persistent, even when faced with setbacks or challenges. As you continue to work hard and build your business, remember to stay motivated and keep pushing forward.

Our motivational quote, “Keep going!” is a reminder that success is not always easy, but it is possible with perseverance and dedication. So, stay focussed on your goals, work hard, and don’t give up. With time and effort, your tech business can become a profitable and successful venture.


What are you bestselling products and services?

When it comes to our most popular products and services, we have found that many of our customers benefit greatly from our one-to-one custom consultation services. This is particularly true for those who need a PC for a specific purpose but lack the technical expertise to know exactly what they need. We take the time to carefully listen to their requirements and build a custom PC that is tailored to their needs while working within their budget. It’s an approach that has proven to be very successful for our customers.

As for our best-selling products, it’s no surprise that our Gaming PCs with RGB cases are among the most popular. The stunning array of colours and lighting effects has caught the eye of many customers, making them a favourite for those looking to make a statement. Another product that has been a consistent best-seller is our laptop chargers. We understand how frustrating it can be to lose or damage a charger, and we have made it a priority to provide reliable and affordable solutions to keep our customers laptops up and running.


What are your future plans?

We are excited about the future and have plans to expand our brand online while growing our presence within the industry. With continued growth in demand for high-performance computing, we expect to see some exciting developments in the market. We plan to evolve alongside these changes by incorporating the latest technologies, such as powerful processors, graphics cards, and Memory modules, which will enable higher frame rates, faster load times, and more immersive gaming experiences.

As the esports industry continues to gain mainstream popularity, we anticipate a growing demand for high-performance PCs. To meet this demand, we will continue to refine our custom builds and improve our expertise in this area. Additionally, we plan to invest in our digital channels to improve user experience and make it more convenient for customers to access our products and services online. This includes optimizing our website, enhancing our e-commerce capabilities, and engaging more effectively with our audience through social media platforms.

We are committed to staying at the forefront of the industry by staying up to date with the latest trends and technologies. We are confident that our focus on innovation, customer satisfaction, and digital presence will enable us to continue to grow and serve our customers’ needs in the years to come.



Full business name – Bluebolt PC LTD Location – Reading Berkshire Website – www.blueboltpc.com Email – pc.info@blueboltpc.com Social Media Links:



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