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Mercari is a company that develops marketplace applications. Its apps enable customers to buy and sell anything, from anywhere: fashion, electronics, jewelry, console games, new, pre-owned and hand-made items.
HQPalo Alto, CA, US
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)915
Job Openings167
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Mercari

Mok Oh

Mok Oh

Chief Technology Officer
Jenny Kim

Jenny Kim

General Counsel
Lisa Lechner

Lisa Lechner

Chief Compliance Officer
Robin Clark

Robin Clark

SVP, Special Projects
Shida Schubert

Shida Schubert

VP of Product
Sho Masuda

Sho Masuda

VP of Growth
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Mercari Office Locations

Mercari has offices in Palo Alto and Minato City
Palo Alto, CA, US (HQ)
1530 Page Mill Rd #100
Minato City, JP
106-6118 6-10-1, Roppongi Hills Mori Tower 18F
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Mercari Financials and Metrics

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Mercari total Funding

$116.6 m

Mercari latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Mercari investors

Mercari's latest funding round in March 2016 was reported to be $75 m. In total, Mercari has raised $116.6 m. Mercari's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.
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Mercari Revenue

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Mercari Operating Metrics

Mercari's Transaction Volume was reported to be $100m in Jun, 2017.
Y, 2015Y, 2016Jun, 2017


32 m

Downloads (US)

7 m10 m25 m

Transaction Volume

$100 m
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Mercari Cybersecurity Score

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Mercari Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Mercari Online and Social Media Presence

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Mercari News and Updates

Jacob Mercari Voted Top Choice Jewellery Retailer of 2021

Custom Jeweler Receives Excellence in Customer Service Award

Big Money, Day Traders Both Love Japan Tech Darling Mercari

Big Money and Day Traders Alike Love Japan Tech Darling Mercari

Mercari Battles to be Profitable Leader in Japan Mobile Payments

Mercari Battles to be Profitable Leader in Japan Mobile Payments

Sellers and stylists who've made thousands on the resale app Mercari share how to successfully sell your unwanted stuff online

Mercari is a Japan-based ecommerce platform where people can buy and sell almost anything, from jigsaw puzzles to kitchen appliances.  During the pandemic, Mercari CEO John Lagerling saw an increase in the number of buyers as well as sellers flocking to the app to get rid of their unwanted items a…

Japan’s Mercari to acquire local mobile payments app Origami

It plans to merge the Origami Pay service into its own Merpay brand.

UPDATE 2-Japan's Mercari buys payments app provider Origami

* Loss-making Mercari aiming for growth outside core business (Adds detail)
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Mercari Blogs

Making every day Earth Day

At Mercari, every day is Earth Day.  We’re dedicated to connecting sellers and shoppers to find new homes for useful items and keep them out of landfills.  That’s what the circular economy is all about. Selling and shopping secondhand feels good to you, and it... The post Making every day Earth Day …

Mercari joins The Coalition to Protect America’s Small Sellers (PASS)

In light of recently proposed legislation, we at Mercari have joined forces with other leading marketplaces to advocate for the many communities using eCommerce platforms to sell online.  While well-intentioned, policymakers supporting the anti-counterfeiting bill known as INFORM Consumers Act, are …

#PassTheBall to the next generation

The Big Game is almost here. In the spirit of getting active, we’re asking our sellers to #PassTheBall to future athletes and fans by listing their pre-loved sports gear.  Mercari is the perfect place to refresh your life by letting go of things you no... The post #PassTheBall to the next generation…

Save on shipping with FedEx SmartPost

Our team is always trying to find new ways to make shipping both easy and affordable. We know that shipping can be frustrating at times, and we’re here to help.   When you ship with a Mercari prepaid label, you’ll now have the option to... The post Save on shipping with FedEx SmartPost appeared firs…

Giving in 2020

In a year like no other, we couldn’t be more grateful for you.  As the holidays bring us closer with giving and gratitude, we wanted to let you know how much we appreciate all you’ve done in 2020 to give back to your community.  You... The post Giving in 2020 appeared first on Blog - Mercari: The Se…

Mercari Now, a new way to sell locally

Our team is always trying to find new ways to make exchanging items even easier.  Meet Mercari Now™. It’s a completely new way of selling locally from the comfort of home. With Mercari Now, a Postmates driver will pick up your item within hours of its... The post Mercari Now, a new way to sell local…
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Mercari Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Mercari founded?

    Mercari was founded in 2013.

  • Who are Mercari key executives?

    Mercari's key executives are Mok Oh, Jenny Kim and Lisa Lechner.

  • How many employees does Mercari have?

    Mercari has 915 employees.

  • Who are Mercari competitors?

    Competitors of Mercari include Poshmark, FreeKaaMaal.com and Bindo.

  • Where is Mercari headquarters?

    Mercari headquarters is located at 1530 Page Mill Rd #100, Palo Alto.

  • Where are Mercari offices?

    Mercari has offices in Palo Alto and Minato City.

  • How many offices does Mercari have?

    Mercari has 2 offices.