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Vend is a company developing a cloud-based retail management platform. It provides an inventory management system, payment solutions, e-commerce integrations, as well as product and sales, and employee performance reports, add-ons and extensions support, and other capabilities. The company serves fashion, homeware, food and drink retail, vape, toy and hobbies, jewelry, pet bike, electronics, and other stores.
HQDurango, CO, US
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)341(-3%)
Job Openings16
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Key People/Management at Vend

Andrew Harrison

Andrew Harrison

Independent Chair and Non-Executive Director
Vaughan Fergusson

Vaughan Fergusson

Barry Brott

Barry Brott

Non-Executive Director
Shirvani Mudaly

Shirvani Mudaly

Chief People Officer
Gail Hambly

Gail Hambly

Independent Non-Executive Director
Sam Morgan

Sam Morgan

Non-Executive Director
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Vend Office Locations

Vend has offices in Durango, Southbank, Toronto, Auckland and in 1 other location
Durango, CO, US (HQ)
2615 Main Ave
Southbank, AU
Ground Floor 359/361 City Rd
Toronto, CA
49 Spadina Ave #403
Auckland, NZ
Level 12/36 Nuffield Street, Newmarket
London, GB
Senna Building, Gorsuch Place, Hackney
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Vend Financials and Metrics

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Vend total Funding

$46.7 m

Vend latest funding size

$8.43 m

Time since last funding

5 years ago

Vend investors

Vend's latest funding round in December 2016 was reported to be $8.4 m. In total, Vend has raised $46.7 m. Vend's latest valuation is reported to be $138 m.
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Vend Operating Metrics

Mar, 2014Dec, 2016Jan, 2018Jun, 2018

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Vend Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
PeopleMineFebruary 12, 2014

Vend Cybersecurity Score

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Vend News and Updates

Loop Insights Finalizes API Integration with Vend POS, Vend to Launch Full Sales & Marketing Program to Its Global Retail Client List

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Loop Insights Inc. (MTRX:TSXV RACMF:OTCQB) (the “Company” or “Loop”), a provider of contactless solutions and artificial intelligence (“AI”) to drive real-time insights and enhanced customer engagement to the brick and mortar space, i…

Lighstspeed POS to acquire Vend

Lightspeed POS Inc. (NYSE: LSPD) (TSX: LSPD), a leading provider of cloud-based, omnichannel commerce platforms, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire VendLimited (Vend), a cloud-based retail management software company.

New Zealand retail software startup Vend sells to Lightspeed for $450 million

US listed retail commerce platform Lightspeed POS will pay up to US$350 million (A$450m) to acquire New Zealand cloud-based retail management software company Vend. Founded in 2010 by Vaughan Fergusson, Vend became the first point of sale on the iPad, and first POS to be based in the cloud. Vend’s r…

Lightspeed to acquire Vend for $350 million

Lightspeed POS is set to acquire Vend, a retail management software company based in New Zealand, for approximately $350 million USD in a cash...

Ignition Lane’s Weekly Wrap: Cards on the millennial table, famous investment memos, Vend turns 10

Welcome to Ignition Lane’s Weekly Wrap, where they cut through the noise to bring you their favourite insights from the technology and startup world. Ignition Lane works with ambitious business leaders to apply the Startup Mindset to their technology, product and commercialisation problems.  This wr…

Factor4, LLC Announces Gift Card Integration with Vend POS

BROOMALL, Pa., June 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Factor4, LLC, a leading provider of gift card and loyalty program solutions for retailers, and Vend, a globally-trusted, cloud-based point-of-sale and retail management software provider, announce that Factor4's gift card solution is now...
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Vend Blogs

Implementing Experiential Retail: 7 Stores That are Doing It Right

When it comes to in-store shopping, the experience counts just as much as the sale. When consumers can go online and buy just about everything, you need to provide them with a solid value proposition as to why they should make the effort to come into your store.  The future of brick and mortar is no…

How to Design a Winning Retail Distribution Strategy

Retail distribution is a simple concept with a complex solution. Any business offering products up for sale – whether in a brick-and-mortar store, online, or through omnichannel presence – must find a distribution strategy that suits their needs to move products to the customer.  Simply put, a distr…

12 Unique Sales Promotion Examples to Help You Stand Out and Attract Foot Traffic

These days, it seems like every retailer is running some sort of sales promotion. 25% off, $5 off a purchase of $50 or more, buy-one-get-one-free — these approaches are becoming so commonplace that it’s easy to get lost in the mix. Some outside-the-box creative thinking can help you come up with uni…

Put Your Sales Tax on Autopilot with Vend and DAVO

If you’re like most business owners, you likely spend dozens of hours a year staying on top of taxes. Research from the National Small Business Association found that the majority of businesses (67%) spend — at the very least — 21 hours annually dealing with taxes. Of those small businesses, 20% rep…

7 Anti-Theft Devices You Can Use To Protect Your Retail Store

Theft in your retail store can be extremely damaging to your bottom line. Think about it: if you have a 10% margin on each sale you make, you would need to sell an additional $1000 worth of products to compensate for a loss from a $100 theft. That’s a big deal! According to a national retail survey …

How to Succeed at Cross Merchandising: Ideas to Inspire You [Real-Life Examples and Photos]

Looking to boost sales or AOV at your brick-and-mortar retail location? Try one of the oldest tricks in the retail book: cross merchandising. Cross merchandising is the technique of displaying complementary items with each other. For instance, displaying leather polish next to leather shoes. It’s po…
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Vend Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vend founded?

    Vend was founded in 2010.

  • Who are Vend key executives?

    Vend's key executives are Andrew Harrison, Vaughan Fergusson and Barry Brott.

  • How many employees does Vend have?

    Vend has 341 employees.

  • Who are Vend competitors?

    Competitors of Vend include Shopify, LS Retail and Linga POS.

  • Where is Vend headquarters?

    Vend headquarters is located at 2615 Main Ave, Durango.

  • Where are Vend offices?

    Vend has offices in Durango, Southbank, Toronto, Auckland and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Vend have?

    Vend has 5 offices.