FreshDirect

FreshDirect is a leading online grocer in the U.S., delivering premium quality fresh-from-the-farm foods and brand-name groceries to customers in the greater New York, New Jersey, Connecticut metro area and greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania area. With a more than 3,000-member workforce that is still growing, FreshDirect places an emphasis on nutritious, delicious meals and convenient services that allow customers more time to live healthy lives. FreshDirect aspires to be a valued corporate partner in all communities in which it serves. FreshDirect ranks 75th on Internet Retailer’s Top 500 Guide®.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Long Island City, US
Founded
2002
Size (employees)
752 (est)+2%
FreshDirect was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Long Island City, US

Key People at FreshDirect

JASON ACKERMAN

JASON ACKERMAN

CO-FOUNDER & CEO
DAVID MCINERNEY

DAVID MCINERNEY

CO-FOUNDER

FreshDirect Office Locations

FreshDirect has an office in Long Island City
Long Island City, US (HQ)
23-30 Borden Avenue

FreshDirect Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2002

Total Funding

$91 m

Latest funding size

$10 m

Time since last funding

over 5 years

Investors

FreshDirect's latest funding round in April 2012 was reported to be $10 m. In total, FreshDirect has raised $91 m

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Traffic Overview of FreshDirect

FreshDirect Online and Social Media Presence

FreshDirect News and Updates

Amazon, FreshDirect will start accepting food stamps

Online grocery shopping will soon be a reality for a lot more families. Amazon, FreshDirect and other online grocers will now accept food stamps in a pilot program done in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture.  The two-year program for families participating in SNAP, or the Supple…

FreshDirect Secures New Backing Despite Growing Competition in Online Groceries

The company announced that it had raised $189 million, the biggest round of fund-raising in its 17-year history.

FreshDirect raises $189 million to push its online grocery delivery service into new markets

Online grocery delivery service FreshDirect has raised a chunky $189 million in a round led by J.P. Morgan Asset Management, with participation from W Capital and AARP Innovation Fund, among others. Launched in 2002, FreshDirect delivers fresh food to homes and businesses across five states in the U…

FreshDirect Company Life and Culture

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