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Instacart is a company that offers grocery delivery services. The company supplies food and home essentials from a number of local stores. It enables customers to order from multiple stores at once and get same-day delivery.
TypePrivate
Founded2012
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websiteinstacart.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)8,657(+5%)
Revenue (Y, 2017)$2 B(+234%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Instacart

Apoorva Mehta

Apoorva Mehta

CEO/Founder
Max Mullen

Max Mullen

Co-Founder
Brandon Leonardo

Brandon Leonardo

Co-Founder
Dani Dudeck

Dani Dudeck

Chief Communications Officer
Sagar Sanghvi

Sagar Sanghvi

Chief Financial Officer
Jakii Chu

Jakii Chu

Chief Marketing Officer
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Instacart Office Locations

Instacart has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Buffalo, Charlotte and in 12 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
50 Beale St #600, San Francisco
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Instacart Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2012

Instacart total Funding

$2.4 b

Instacart latest funding size

$200 m

Time since last funding

3 months ago

Instacart investors

Instacart's latest funding round in October 2020 was reported to be $200 m. In total, Instacart has raised $2.4 b. Instacart's latest valuation is reported to be $17.7 b.
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Instacart Revenue

Instacart's revenue was reported to be $2 b in Y, 2017 which is a 233.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Y, 2017)

2.0b

Revenue growth (Y, 2016 - Y, 2017), %

233.3%

Market valuation

17.7b
USDY, 2015EY, 2016EY, 2017E

Revenue

100.0m600.0m2.0b

Revenue growth, %

500%233%
USDY, 2015

Revenue/Employee

197.0k
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Instacart Operating Metrics

Instacart's Customers was reported to be 500 k in Dec, 2017. Instacart's Stores was reported to be 30 k in Jun, 2020.
Mar, 2017Apr, 2017Dec, 2017Dec, 2018Jan, 2019Jun, 2020

Customers

500 k

Markets

36

Products

500 k

Stores

15 k15 k30 k
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Instacart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
UnataJanuary 16, 2018
Wedding PartyAugust 04, 2015

Instacart Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Instacart Online and Social Media Presence

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Instacart Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    81/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    79/100

  • Compensation

    B

    78/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    78/100

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Instacart News and Updates

Under-the-radar hedge funds to watch — Goldman tech banker heads to Instacart — PayPal's North Star

Summary List PlacementHello, readers! Welcome to Insider's weekly roundup of the top stories from across Wall Street. If you're not yet a newsletter subscriber, you can sign up here to get your daily dose of the stories dominating banking, business, and big deals.  On Wednesday, a pro-Trump mob sto…

Under-the-radar hedge funds to watch — Why stocks only go up — Goldman banker jumps to Instacart

Summary List PlacementTGIF. We are *checks calendar* one week into 2021, and I am already exhausted.  And while the entire world is focused on everything going on in Washington, D.C., one group seems unperturbed:  investors. The US equity markets continue to rise, seemingly unbothered by the Capit…

How Walmart+, Target Shipt, and Instacart Express stack up against Prime

In the COVID era, it’s all about delivery—and Target, Walmart, and others are coming for Amazon’s share of the market. Since Amazon Prime debuted in 2005, retailers have been scrambling to match its convenience—but never more urgently than during the pandemic, as consumers moved to shopping online. …

Instacart is latest gig company to request early vaccines for workers

Instacart has asked public health authorities to include its workers as part of the essential workers who will get COVID-19 vaccines, according to letters it provided to Axios. Uber, Lyft, and DoorDash have made similar requests in recent days. Why it matters: These workers are disproportionately be…

Dick's Sporting Goods teams with Instacart for same-day delivery at 150 stores

Dick's Sporting Goods is teaming with Instacart to offer same-day delivery from more than 150 stores.

Five Below and Instacart Partner to Launch Same-Day Delivery in Select Cities

Tween and teen brand now offering even more ways for customers to receive hot stuff. cool prices. this Holiday season, including curbside pickup from select stores. Tween and teen brand now offering even more ways for customers to receive hot stuff. cool prices. this Holiday season, including curbsi…
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Instacart Blogs

The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Flower Hack with Instacart

It’s February 11 and you want to send a bouquet of fabulous flowers to your sweetie, so you head to your favorite flower delivery website and … $80 for a dozen roses? A $25 rush delivery fee? Suddenly you’re contemplating whether this relationship is worth it. (Kidding). But there is a better option…

Instacart Named to Fortune’s 2021 Best Workplaces in the Bay Area List

We’re proud to announce that Instacart has been recognized as a 2021 Best Workplace in the Bay Area by Fortune and Great Place to Work®, ranking #33 in the best large companies list.The ranking considered more than 44,000 employee surveys from companies across the Bay Area. Great Place to Work, a gl…

Instacart Reveals the Top Keto, Whole30 and Paleo Products Trending This Year

Sugar-free sauces and dressings, protein-heavy snacks, alternative milk products, and healthy fats top the list.It’s finally 2021 and New Year’s resolutions are in full swing, with many people starting new diets and refrigerator overhauls. Just one week into the New Year, we’re already starting to s…

Welcome Nick & Thank You Sagar

We’re excited to welcome finance industry and technology advisor veteran Nick Giovanni to Instacart as our new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), beginning January 27. Nick joins us as our teams continue to focus on meeting the increased consumer demand for Instacart’s online grocery delivery and pickup…

Instacart Serves with Holiday #GiveFromTheCart Virtual Food Drive

This year, our Instacart Serves social impact program has been committed to fighting rising hunger in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to rising unemployment levels, Feeding America estimates that more than 50 million people may experience food insecurity, including 17 million children, in 202…

Instacart and ALDI Expand EBT SNAP Partnership Across 23 More States and Washington, D.C.

Today, Instacart is proud to announce that it is expanding its EBT SNAP integration in partnership with ALDI. EBT SNAP online payment is now available at nearly 1,000 more ALDI stores across 23 states and Washington, D.C., increasing food access for more Americans. This latest expansion follows the …
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Instacart Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Instacart founded?

    Instacart was founded in 2012.

  • Who are Instacart key executives?

    Instacart's key executives are Apoorva Mehta, Max Mullen and Brandon Leonardo.

  • How many employees does Instacart have?

    Instacart has 8,657 employees.

  • What is Instacart revenue?

    Latest Instacart annual revenue is $2 b.

  • What is Instacart revenue per employee?

    Latest Instacart revenue per employee is $231 k.

  • Who are Instacart competitors?

    Competitors of Instacart include Shipt, FreshDirect and Cornershop.

  • Where is Instacart headquarters?

    Instacart headquarters is located at 50 Beale St #600, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Instacart offices?

    Instacart has offices in San Francisco, Atlanta, Buffalo, Charlotte and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does Instacart have?

    Instacart has 16 offices.