Jet.com operates a smart shopping platform that allows its member to shop online from various retailers. It enables users to shop products in various categories, such as household products, health and beauty, grocery, baby, pet supplies, electronics, home and furniture, appliances, patio and garden, toys and video games, books, music and movies, office products, automotive, sports and fitness, clothing, shoes and accessories, jewelry and watches, arts, crafts and hobbies.

Employee Rating

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyWalmart
HQHoboken, NJ, US
Founded2014
Websitejet.com
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Jet.com was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Hoboken, NJ, US

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Key People/Management at Jet.com

Heather Festa Kerpen

Heather Festa Kerpen

CFO
Marc Lore

Marc Lore

Founder, CEO
Nathan Faust

Nathan Faust

Co-Founder, COO
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Jet.com Office Locations

Jet.com has offices in Hoboken, Bronx, Edgerton, Florence Township and in 15 other locations
Hoboken, NJ, US (HQ)
221 River St
Bronx, NY, US
The Bronx
Edgerton, KS, US
19351 Montrose St
Florence Township, NJ, US
Florence Township, NJ, USA
Kansas City, MO, US
Kansas City
Pedricktown, NJ, US
2 Gateway Blvd
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Jet.com Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2014

Total Funding

$570 m

Investors

In total, Jet.com had raised $570 m. Jet.com is a subsidiary of Walmart

Jet.com Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ModClothMarch 16, 2017
HayneedleFebruary 28, 2016$80 m

Jet.com Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Jet.com Online and Social Media Presence

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Jet.com News and Updates

Walmart's e-commerce head successfully sold 3 startups including Quidsi and Jet.com. He explains what big companies that acquire startups get wrong.

Summary List Placement E-commerce has been a growing priority for Walmart in recent years, as most recently evidenced by the recent launch of Walmart Plus, its membership program that many view as a direct competitor to Amazon Prime. One of the executives leading it was Marc Lore, the president and…

A VC who's invested in Lime and Jet.com explains why 'backing sociopaths' can work when looking for successful startups

Investors look at the potential of a startup founder in addition to the company they're trying to build. Matt Harris, a partner at Bain Capital Ventures, previously stated that "backing sociopaths can work." Bain's portfolio includes Jet.com, Lime, and Alice. On a podcast episode of "The Twenty Mi…

Walmart's $3.3 billion acquisition of Jet.com is still the foundation on which all of its e-commerce dreams are built (WMT)

Walmart bought hot e-commerce startup Jet.com in a $3.3 billion deal in 2016. Now, Walmart is folding all Jet employees in to the rest of its e-commerce operations, while retaining the Jet brand. While Jet has struggled to thrive in the niche Walmart wanted it to fill, the acquisition has still pl…

Jet.com falls by wayside as Walmart focuses on its website, online grocery

Walmart Inc on Wednesday announced a sweeping overhaul at Jet.com, an online start-up it acquired in 2016 for $3.3 billion, after it failed to live up to the world's largest retailer's e-commerce ambitions.

The Wall Street Journal: Walmart to absorb Jet.com staff into its e-commerce business

Walmart Inc. is absorbing what remains of Jet.com staff into the rest of its operations, winding down the startup it bought for $3.3 billion three years ago while continuing to run the Jet.com website.

UPDATE 1-Walmart overhauls Jet.com as online business fails to deliver results

Walmart Inc on Wednesday announced a sweeping overhaul at Jet.com, an e-commerce retailer it acquired in 2016 for $3.3 billion, and said it will eliminate the online business's president.
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Jet.com Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Jet.com founded?

    Jet.com was founded in 2014.

  • Who are Jet.com key executives?

    Jet.com's key executives are Heather Festa Kerpen, Marc Lore and Nathan Faust.

  • How many employees does Jet.com have?

    Jet.com has 1,383 employees.

  • Who are Jet.com competitors?

    Competitors of Jet.com include Snapdeal, Amazon and eBay.

  • Where is Jet.com headquarters?

    Jet.com headquarters is located at 221 River St, Hoboken.

  • Where are Jet.com offices?

    Jet.com has offices in Hoboken, Bronx, Edgerton, Florence Township and in 15 other locations.

  • How many offices does Jet.com have?

    Jet.com has 19 offices.