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Lob automates the printing & mailing of any type of physical collateral like posters, postcards, letters and much more. With on-demand access and pricing, print & mail has never been this simple, flexible, or scalable. Lob has virtualized commercial print & mail infrastructure and put it in the cloud for developers to access on-demand. With a simple REST API, developers can easily integrate a variety of print & mail solutions directly into their web and mobile applications.

HQSan Francisco, US
Employee Ratings4.4

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)176(+6%)

Key People/Management at Lob

Leore Avidar

Leore Avidar

Co-Founder & CEO
Harry Zhang

Harry Zhang

Marcus Gartner

Marcus Gartner

Software Engineer
Daniel Lian

Daniel Lian

Operations Manager
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Lob Office Locations

Lob has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
185 Berry St, San Francisco
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Lob Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Lob total Funding

$29.4 m

Lob latest funding size

$20 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Lob investors

Lob's latest funding round in May 2017 was reported to be $20 m. In total, Lob has raised $29.4 m
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Lob Online and Social Media Presence

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Lob News and Updates

Ariana Grande Chops Off Signature Ponytail, Debuts Post-Breakup Lob

Thank u, next to Pete Davidson and her ponytail.

Name upcoming infra project in Goa after Vajpayee: Lobo

Goa assembly Deputy Speaker Michael Lobo demanded today that one of the upcoming infrastructure projects in the state be named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Naming a project after Vajpayee will be a tribute to the visionary leader, who died today, he said. "I appeal to Chief …

Lobster is the perfect example of Trump’s trade war backfiring

Island Seafood, a $40 million in annual sales lobster wholesaler that’s been operating on the Maine coast for over 20 years, got a distressing message…

Senator Dodd Busted Shutting Down Wildfire Hearings To Rush To Fundraiser With Utility Lobbyists, Says Consumer Watchdog

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Aug. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog released evidence today showing that the co-chairman of the conference committee convened to discuss taking wildfire victims' legal rights rushed witnesses to end a key hearing in order to get to his fundraiser across the ...
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Lob Blogs

Lob x eTail: Transform Your Customer Experience With Data

Thousands of retailers gathered this year for eTail East to share their insights and experiences. With hundreds of panels, it’s impossible to catch all of the great talks that happened at the event! We’re sharing one of our favorites, hosted by Lob’s... Continue Reading » The post Lob x eTail: Tran…

Improve Your Customer Experience With Address Verification

The way consumers shop is changing. The rise of subscription services and mobile purchasing has made establishing an outstanding customer experience a critical requirement for any company— and one that has a powerful impression on a brand’s perceived value. While these trends... Continue Reading » …

8 Takeaways from CommerceNext

With topics ranging from customer acquisition to marketing team design, CommerceNext is a conference made for modern marketers. Couldn’t make it this year? Lob has got you covered! We hosted a panel discussion on direct marketing and connected with tons of folks... Continue Reading » The post 8 Tak…

From New Templates to Faster Routing, Read What’s New @ Lob

This past quarter, we’ve been busy pushing the envelope on how to modernize intelligent direct mail,  and want to share what we’ve been working on. Expect updates every quarter that highlight product updates for both our address verification and print & mail... Continue Reading » The post From …

Introducing The State of Direct Mail

Insights from 200 marketing leaders demystify a high-value marketing channel Direct mail is frequently thought of as “old-fashioned” marketing. Yes, we get generic coupons in the mail, and retail catalogs over the holidays, but when marketers are looking to do more than... Continue Reading » The po…

TRUNCATE vs DELETE: Efficiently Clearing Data from a Postgres Table

A common pattern in automated testing is to clear the database state before every test runs. This ensures that the tests remain robust and immune to side-effects of adjacent tests. While a clean database state for every test is beneficial in this... Continue Reading » The post TRUNCATE vs DELETE: E…
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Lob Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Lob founded?

    Lob was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Lob key executives?

    Lob's key executives are Leore Avidar, Harry Zhang and Marcus Gartner.

  • How many employees does Lob have?

    Lob has 176 employees.

  • Who are Lob competitors?

    Competitors of Lob include CyberSponse, Crowdin and Solinea.

  • Where is Lob headquarters?

    Lob headquarters is located at 185 Berry St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Lob offices?

    Lob has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Lob have?

    Lob has 1 office.