Candy House Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2014

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 12


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $835K

  • Investors
  • 6

Candy House General Information


Developer of an access control system designed to simplify the key exchange process. The company's system adheres directly to the door and grips the lock's knob, then uses its motor to turn the knob and lock or unlock the door, enabling people to have access to a smartphone-compatible lock system.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Hardware
Other Industries
Application Software
Corporate Office
  • 119 University Avenue
  • Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

Candy House Timeline

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Candy House Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Later Stage VC 31-May-2024 $835K 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Accelerator/Incubator 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC (Series A) 30-May-2022 00.000 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Product Crowdfunding 28-Feb-2019 00.000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Product Crowdfunding 16-Apr-2015 $1.43M $300K Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 19-Nov-2014 $300K $300K 00.00 Completed Startup
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Candy House Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Palo Alto, CA
12 As of 2024
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Redwood City, CA
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Candy House Competitors (5)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Kisi Venture Capital-Backed New York, NY 000 00.00 000000 - 000 00.00
Level Home Venture Capital-Backed Redwood City, CA 000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
Danalock Corporate Backed or Acquired Harlev, Denmark 00 0000000000.
Onlock Venture Capital-Backed Ankara, Turkey 0 00000 0000000000 0 00000
Nuki Venture Capital-Backed Graz, Austria 000 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
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Candy House Patents

Candy House Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20220181094-A1 Switch control device Pending 08-Dec-2020 000000000 0
JP-2022091149-A Switch operation device Active 08-Dec-2020 000000000 0
JP-7399392-B2 Switch operating device Active 08-Dec-2020 000000000 0
JP-3230956-U Locks that open and close electrically and manually Active 19-Nov-2020
US-20220145670-A1 Lock assembly for a bicycle Active 09-Nov-2020 E05B71/00 0
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Candy House Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jerming Gu Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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Candy House Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Qiang Li Amino Capital Board Member 000 0000
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Candy House Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Candy House Investors (6)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Intellex Company Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Apaman Network Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Itochu Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
WiZ Co Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Amino Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Candy House FAQs

  • When was Candy House founded?

    Candy House was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of Candy House?

    Jerming Gu, Bou-Chen Kuo, Jongho Shin, Wen-hang Su, Kevin Hsieh, and Wei-Ting Kuo are the founders of Candy House.

  • Who is the CEO of Candy House?

    Jerming Gu is the CEO of Candy House.

  • Where is Candy House headquartered?

    Candy House is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

  • What is the size of Candy House?

    Candy House has 12 total employees.

  • What industry is Candy House in?

    Candy House’s primary industry is Other Hardware.

  • Is Candy House a private or public company?

    Candy House is a Private company.

  • What is Candy House’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Candy House is 000000.

  • How much funding has Candy House raised over time?

    Candy House has raised $5.79M.

  • Who are Candy House’s investors?

    Intellex Company, Apaman Network, Itochu, WiZ Co, and Amino Capital are 5 of 6 investors who have invested in Candy House.

  • Who are Candy House’s competitors?

    Kisi, Level Home, Danalock, Onlock, and Nuki are competitors of Candy House.

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