Etsy is an e-commerce site and a smartphone application for buying and selling handmade and vintage items. It is focused on handmade or vintage items and supplies, as well as unique factory-manufactured items. The items cover a wide range, including art, photography, clothing, jewelry, food, bath and beauty products, quilts, knick-knacks and toys, as well as beads, wire and jewelry-making tools. All vintage items must be at least 20 years old. The site follows in the tradition of open craft fairs, giving sellers personal storefronts.

Company Growth (employees)
Brooklyn, US
Size (employees)
730 (est)-15%
Etsy was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, US

Key People/Management at Etsy

Josh Silverman

Josh Silverman

Rachel Glaser

Rachel Glaser

Mike Brittain

Mike Brittain

Linda Kozlowski

Linda Kozlowski


Etsy Office Locations

Etsy has an office in Brooklyn
Brooklyn, US (HQ)
117 Adams St

Etsy Financials and Metrics

Etsy Financials

Etsy's revenue was reported to be $96.9 m in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

96.9 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

62.2 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

(421 k)

EBIT (Q1, 2017)

(2.1 m)

Market capitalization (17-Oct-2017)

2 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

194.8 m
Etsy's current market capitalization is $2 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


195.6 m273.5 m365 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

97 m123.3 m

Gross profit

176.5 m241.6 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


58.5 m61.4 m65.7 m81.8 m85.3 m87.6 m96.9 m

Cost of goods sold

20.7 m21.9 m24.2 m27.9 m29.1 m29.3 m34.7 m

Gross profit

37.8 m39.5 m41.5 m53.9 m56.3 m58.2 m62.2 m

Gross profit Margin, %

USDY, 2012Y, 2013Y, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


34.9 m36.8 m69.7 m271.2 m181.6 m

Accounts Receivable

26.4 m


652 k

Current Assets

359.1 m371 m
USDQ2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


268.2 m266.3 m158.4 m167.5 m188 m194.8 m

Current Assets

343.4 m349.3 m340.6 m346.8 m353.4 m355.2 m


85.4 m94.7 m116.5 m125.8 m


28.3 m28.4 m28.6 m28.1 m37.8 m36 m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(54.1 m)(29.9 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

18.6 m22.5 m

Accounts Receivable

(6.7 m)(8.2 m)


(266 k)(6.2 m)
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(36.6 m)(42.9 m)(49.8 m)1.2 m(6.1 m)(8.5 m)(421 k)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.3 m9.1 m14 m4.7 m9.8 m15.6 m6.9 m

Accounts Receivable

46 k(210 k)(2 m)799 k135 k(1.8 m)1.1 m

Accounts Payable

(419 k)(929 k)(3.5 m)173 k(5.8 m)(6.1 m)(3.4 m)
USDY, 2017


104.2 k

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Etsy Operating Metrics

Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017May, 2017

Gross Merchandise Volume

$414.83 m$438.47 m$467.2 m$1.93 b$531.92 m$546.2 m$568.79 m$2.39 b$629.85 m$669.7 m$677.22 m$2.84 b$719.04 m

Active Sellers

1.14 m1.19 m1.28 m1.35 m1.43 m1.48 m1.53 m1.56 m1.6 m1.65 m1.71 m1.75 m1.8 m1.8 m

Active Buyers

15.26 m16.49 m18.1 m19.81 m20.84 m21.7 m22.6 m24.05 m25.03 m26.1 m27.14 m28.56 m29.67 m29.7 m

Products Online

45 m45 m
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Etsy Market Value History

Etsy Revenue Breakdown

Etsy's employees are reported to be approximately 54% female and 46% male.

Etsy Job Categories

Etsy Median Salaries

Source: 98 public H-1B filings from Etsy
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Traffic Overview of Etsy

Etsy Online and Social Media Presence

Etsy News and Updates

The Barbarians Are at Etsy’s Hand-Hewn, Responsibly Sourced Gates

The ur-Brooklyn online craft marketplace is under pressure to start acting more like a conventional, shareholder-focused company.

4 Steps to Turn Your Hobby Into a Business

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Adele's side hustle is selling handmade pom-poms on Etsy

Adele might be on her last stretch of live performances for a long time, so naturally, it makes sense for her to pick up a new hobby to fill the void.  The Grammy Award-winning singer has apparently turned to an unlikely thing to fill her free time: pom-poms. She told her fans all about it during …

Etsy will cut 15 percent of its workforce in a new round of layoffs

 Etsy has announced its second round of layoffs in as many months. In a statement today, it said it will cut 140 positions, or about 15 percent of its current workforce. When combined with an earlier downsizing announced in early May, this round brings total eliminated positions to about 230, or abo…

Fireball gummy bears will get you drunk and delight your sweet tooth

Getting drunk and eating candy are both two joys in life. Getting drunk by eating candy is pure bliss.  While devouring sweetened alcohol in various jellied states is not a new invention, gummy bears infused with cinnamon whiskey is a welcome addition to booze and candy everywhere.  SEE ALSO: Spic…
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Etsy Company Life and Culture

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