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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, US
Websiteinstacart.com
Employee Ratings3.3
Culture scoreB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (May 2020)5,755(+10%)
Job Openings106
Revenue (Y, 2017)$2 B(+234%)

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, US (HQ)
50 Beale St #600, San Francisco
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Instacart Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Instacart's latest funding round in November 2018 was reported to be $271 m. In total, Instacart has raised $1.9 b. Instacart's latest valuation is reported to be $7.6 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

7.6b
USDY, 2015EY, 2016EY, 2017E

Revenue

100.0m600.0m2.0b

Revenue growth, %

500%233%
USDY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

1.8m
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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 15 k in Jan, 2019.
Mar, 2017Apr, 2017Dec, 2017Dec, 2018Jan, 2019

Customers

500 k

Markets

36

Products

500 k

Stores

15 k15 k
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Instacart Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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

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

How Instacart remade its systems to handle a 500% jump in order volume

Instacart CTO Mark Schaaf tells VentureBeat that the company has had to reengineer many of its systems to keep pace with growth during the pandemic.

Grocery delivery startup Instacart weighs new financing: The Information

U.S. online grocery delivery company Instacart is in discussions to raise several hundred million dollars from existing and new investors, The Information reported on Tuesday, citing two people with knowledge of the situation.

Amazon, Target, Instacart workers stage U.S. protests on May Day

Some workers at Amazon.com Inc, Target Corp and Instacart Inc staged protests and sick-outs on Friday to demand a safer work environment and better pay during the coronavirus outbreak.

Instacart customers are baiting workers by enticing them with hefty tips and then removing the money once an order is complete

Instacart employees said customers have been tip baiting to entice them to make deliveries, promising large tips only to remove the funds retroactively once orders are complete.  "It's very demoralizing," Instacart employee Annaliisa Arambula told CNN Business. "When you know that it's somebody wh…

Instacart adds new features aimed at opening more delivery windows

Instacart today is rolling out new ordering options aimed at unlocking more delivery windows amid a surge of demand for its online grocery service due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The company is introducing “fast & flexible” and “order ahead” options, which will shift lower priority orders further …

The Instacart for Local Produce: Farm-to-Phone App CropSwap Connects Communities Through Food

Los Angeles-based Startup Answers the Call for a Smarter, More Sustainable Food System
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Instacart Blogs

Introducing “Leave at My Door Delivery”: New Doorstep Delivery Service Now Available Across North…

Introducing “Leave at My Door Delivery”: New Doorstep Delivery Service Now Available Across North AmericaEvery day, busy people and families across North America rely on Instacart to have the fresh groceries and household essentials they need delivered directly to their door.Over the past few months…

Instacart Celebrates Black History Month

Nightshades community members in ATL get together to honor Black History Month.In honor of Black History Month, Nightshades — Instacart’s Black employee resource group (ERG) — hosted a series of programs and events for community members and allies. The events, which were held throughout the month of…

“The Instacart Effect:” Giving Grocers and the Economy a Boost

At Instacart, we’re proud to be a key part of the communities we serve — helping parents, seniors, busy professionals and countless others get the food they need from the stores they love. With more than 350 retail partners across North America, we’re working with customers’ favorite retailers to de…

Valentine’s Day Dinner 2020: We Just Want to K.I.S.S.

Instacart reveals that Americans just want to “keep it simple, stupid” for Valentine’s Day dinnerEver wish your partner could read your mind about what it takes (or doesn’t take) to enjoy the perfect Valentine’s Day dinner at home? If you’re in search of the recipe for modern culinary romance, you’r…

Introducing Instacart Meals, a New Product for Grocers & Consumers

Ordering a premade meal alongside groceries and household essentials has never been easier with the introduction of Instacart Meals — our new grocery meals product that powers easy ordering, delivery and pickup of made-to-order food in as fast as an hour.We know that when customers grocery shop, the…

Introducing the New Instacart Pickup: Instacart Leader Sarah Mastrorocco Talks Curbside…

Introducing the New Instacart Pickup: Instacart Leader Sarah Mastrorocco Talks Curbside Convenience & GrowthSarah Mastrorocco, General Manager, Instacart PickupBusy people and families are increasingly looking for ways to complete their weekly grocery shop in the way that’s most convenient for t…
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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 5,755 employees.

  • What is Instacart revenue?

    Latest Instacart annual revenue is $2 b.

  • What is Instacart revenue per employee?

    Latest Instacart revenue per employee is $347.5 k.

  • Who are Instacart competitors?

    Competitors of Instacart include Blue Apron, Postmates 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.