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Websiteinstacart.com
Bloghttps://www.insta...
Twitter@Instacart
CategoryLocal Business
Employees35
Founded7/2012
DescriptionSame-day Grocery Delivery

Offices

San Francisco Bay Area
San Francisco, USA

People

CEO/Founder
Co-founder
Co-Founder
Board Member
Advisor

Funding

TOTAL $10.8M
FUNDING TOTAL $10.8M
Seed, 6/2012
Y Combinator
Seed, 10/2012
Canaan Partners
Khosla Ventures
FundersClub
$2.3M
Series A, 7/2013
Sequoia Capital
$8.5M

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Instacart

Instacart is a same-day grocery delivery startup offering delivery in as little as one hour. Focused on delivering groceries and home essentials, Instacart already has over 300,000 items from local stores in it’s catalogue.

Customers can choose from a variety of local stores including Safeway, Whole Foods, Super Fresh, Harris Teeter, Shaw’s, Mariano’s, Jewel-Osco, Stanley’s and Costco. Customers can mix items from multiple stores into one order.

The company has raised over $11M in funding to date from Sequoia Capital, Y Combinator, Khosla Ventures & Canaan Partners.

Recent Milestones

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Screenshots

Instacart screenshot
Above: Instacart iPhone App
Uploaded: 6/17/13
Instacart screenshot
Above: Instacart for iPhone
Uploaded: 6/18/13

Sources

  1. Y Combinator-Backed Instacart Wants To Be Amazon With One-Hour Delivery (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Instacart Bags $2.3M to Become the Amazon of Groceries (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  3. Instacart Raises $8.5M In Series A funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  4. On Strength Of Chicago’s Growth, Instacart Launches Grocery-Delivery Service In Boston (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Growing 10% Weekly, Grocery Delivery Service Instacart Expands To Chicag (techcrunch.com) [edit]
    Delivery start-up Instacart follows rain to Philly (usatoday.com) [edit]
    Instacart Brings Same-Day Grocery Delivery Service to Washington, DC (finance.yahoo.com) [edit]
    One-Hour Grocery App Instacart Comes to NYC (betabeat.com) [edit]
    http://betabeat.com/2014/03/one-hour-grocery-app-instacart-comes-to-nyc/ (betabeat.com) [edit]
    Instacart Could Raise A Big New Round Of Funding Valuing It At $400 Million (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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