Vend Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2010

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 356


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $342M

Vend General Information


Developer of a cloud-based point of sale and retail management software designed to assist retailers to manage and grow their business. The company's software collaborates with several point-of-sale hardware and integrates with other business tools, including accounting, employee scheduling and provides real-time reports for appointment booking, enabling retailers to accept payments, manage their inventory, reward customer loyalty and get reports in real time.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Business/Productivity Software
Other Industries
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Financial Software
Corporate Office
  • Level 1, 2-36 Nuffield Street
  • Newmarket
  • Auckland, 1023
  • New Zealand

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Vend Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
8. Merger/Acquisition 16-Apr-2021 $342M 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
7. Later Stage VC 01-Feb-2019 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
6. Later Stage VC (Series D) 22-Dec-2016 00.00 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Later Stage VC (Series C) 01-Aug-2015 00.000 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC (Series B) 14-Mar-2014 0000 000.00 000.00 Completed Startup
3. Early Stage VC 13-May-2013 00.000 00.00 000.00 Completed Startup
2. Early Stage VC 22-May-2012 $2M $3M 000.00 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC 10-Aug-2011 $1M $1M 00.000 Completed Startup
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Vend Comparisons

HQ Location
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Vend Competitors (62)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
HungerRush Private Equity-Backed Houston, TX 00 000000000000
Cin7 Private Equity-Backed Denver, CO 000 000000000000
Market Engine Global Corporate Backed or Acquired Melbourne, Australia 00 00.000 000000000000 00.000
Unleashed Software Private Equity-Backed Auckland, New Zealand 00 000.00 000000000000 000.00
Volusion Private Equity-Backed Austin, TX 000 000 0000000 0000 000
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Vend 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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Vend Former Investors (18)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
2040 Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Aspiring Asset Management Asset Manager Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Constant Innovation Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Craig Winkler Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Jasmine Social Investments Impact Investing Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Vend Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
PeopleMine 12-Feb-2014 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
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Vend FAQs

  • When was Vend founded?

    Vend was founded in 2010.

  • Who is the founder of Vend?

    Vaughan Rowsell is the founder of Vend.

  • Where is Vend headquartered?

    Vend is headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand.

  • What is the size of Vend?

    Vend has 356 total employees.

  • What industry is Vend in?

    Vend’s primary industry is Business/Productivity Software.

  • Is Vend a private or public company?

    Vend is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Vend?

    The current valuation of Vend is 00000.

  • What is Vend’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Vend is 00000.

  • How much funding has Vend raised over time?

    Vend has raised $47.5M.

  • Who are Vend’s investors?

    2040 Ventures, Aspiring Asset Management, Constant Innovation, Craig Winkler, and Jasmine Social Investments are 5 of 18 investors who have invested in Vend.

  • Who are Vend’s competitors?

    HungerRush, Cin7, Market Engine Global, Unleashed Software, and Volusion are some of the 62 competitors of Vend.

  • When was Vend acquired?

    Vend was acquired on 16-Apr-2021.

  • Who acquired Vend?

    Vend was acquired by Lightspeed POS.

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