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Zipline is a company that builds products providing and improving access to healthcare and saves lives. Zipline created Zip, a small robot airplane designed for a high level of safety, using many of the same approaches as commercial airliners. It can carry vaccines, medicine, or blood. Health workers at remote clinics and hospitals text an order with Zipline for the medical products they need, on-demand. Zipline safely stores medical products at its Distribution Center, enabling immediate access to even the most sensitive or scarce items.
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.2
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2020)276(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Zipline Office Locations

Zipline has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
151 10th St, San Francisco
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Zipline Financials and Metrics

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$222.1 m

Zipline latest funding size

$190 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Zipline investors

Zipline's latest funding round in May 2019 was reported to be $190 m. In total, Zipline has raised $222.1 m. Zipline's latest valuation is reported to be $1 b.
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Zipline Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

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SmartClixxJuly 10, 2019

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Zipline News and Updates

Zipline, Medical Drone Delivery Pioneer to Headline HISA2020, a Virtual Event by IT News Africa

JOHANNESBURG, Nov. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Technology is transforming industries on a global scale, with the COVID-19 pandemic presenting an interesting opportunity for medical practitioners and policy-makers to test new ways in which technology — like Telemedicine, AI, Big Data,...

Amazon and Walmart's emerging delivery drone battle escalates with Zipline deal

Walmart is partnering with drone unicorn Zipline to make on-demand deliveries of health and wellness products starting early next year. Trials will take place near Walmart's headquarters in Arkansas.

Walmart expands drone delivery tests to Arkansas with new Zipline partnership

Walmart now has two tests for drone delivery running in the US. Early Monday morning the company announced a new drone delivery program with Zipline, a startup that made its name delivering medical supplies across Africa. The partnership with Zipline comes on the heels of another newly announced dro…

Governor Cuomo Announces Opening of New Sky Flyer Zipline at Lake Placid's Olympic Jumping Complex

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the grand opening of the new Sky Flyer Zipline at the Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jumping Complex. The Zipline is the latest year-round attraction at the Olympic Complex and, along with the recently completed Skyride Gondola, the venue now offers a variety of way…

Africa Roundup: DHL invests in MallforAfrica, Zipline launches in US, Novastar raises $200M

Events in May offered support to the thesis that Africa can incubate tech with global application. Two startups that developed their business models on the continent — MallforAfrica and Zipline — were tapped by international interests. DHL acquired a minority stake in Link Commerce, a turn-key e-com…
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Zipline Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Zipline founded?

    Zipline was founded in 2011.

  • How many employees does Zipline have?

    Zipline has 276 employees.

  • Who are Zipline competitors?

    Competitors of Zipline include Nightingale Security, PRENAV and Drone.ua.

  • Where is Zipline headquarters?

    Zipline headquarters is located at 151 10th St, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Zipline offices?

    Zipline has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does Zipline have?

    Zipline has 1 office.