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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.) (Apr 2021)361(+4%)
Job Openings14
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

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

4 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

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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

What is Curbside Pickup and How Do You Implement It?

At Vend, we’ve long talked about the changing habits of consumers and how their preferences have evolved over the last few years. Curbside pickup was one of those changes that made its way to the forefront, particular when the pandemic hit.  Even as the world opens back up, experts agree that curbsi…

The Brisbane Lions Use Vend to Create Winning Retail Experiences for Fans

Contrary to what some may think, Vend isn’t just for traditional retailers. Our POS system works incredibly well for all types of inventory-based businesses, including some of the world’s biggest sports teams. Case in point: The Brisbane Lions, a professional Australian rules football club based in …

11 Mother’s Day Ideas to Implement in Your Retail Business

Unless you’ve been doing business under a rock lately, then you know that Mother’s Day is only a few weeks away. And while it isn’t as huge as the Christmas holidays or the back-to-school season, Mother’s Day is still considered a significant shopping event that retailers should pay attention to. Wh…

Retail Innovation Roundup: 9 Trends and Technologies That are Changing How Consumers Shop

We don’t need to tell you that the days of traditional shopping are behind us.  Customers today are voting with their wallets and choosing retailers focused on creating an enhanced customer experience. Whether it’s curbside pick up, cause based marketing, or social shopping — the way retailers are d…

9 Common Types of Customers in Retail (and How to Sell to Them)

One of the things that makes running a retail store so interesting and fun (most days) is the fact that you can encounter an array of characters at your shop. From easy-going shoppers who make small talk, to customers on a mission who just want to get in and out of the store, retailers deal with var…

How to Implement “Ship From Store” Services in Your Retail Business

It’s no secret that consumer expectations today are higher than ever. Modern shoppers not only want quality products at reasonable prices, they want those items delivered as quickly and cost-effectively as possible.  Industry data shows that 1 in 10 shoppers will stop buying from a retailer because …
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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 361 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.