Takealot.com Overview

  • Founded
  • 2010
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 1,987
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • Investors
  • 1

Takealot.com General Information

Description

Developer of an online shopping platform designed to offer a wide range of consumer products. The company's platform offers games, music and books as well as items in lifestyle categories like home and kitchen, baby and toddler, health and beauty and sports with its own logistics services, enabling customers to buy products of their own choice and securely get it home delivered.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Internet Retail
Other Industries
Application Software
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 12th Floor, Takealot Building
  • 10 Rua Vasco Da Gama Plain, Foreshore
  • Cape Town, 8001
  • South Africa
+27 087 000 0000
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Takealot.com Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
6. Later Stage VC 01-Jan-2018 Completed Generating Revenue
5. Merger/Acquisition 11-Apr-2017 000.00 00000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Early Stage VC 01-Jan-2015 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Early Stage VC 23-May-2014 00000 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC 01-Dec-2012 Completed Startup
1. Seed Round 01-Oct-2010 Completed Startup
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Takealot.com Comparisons

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Takealot.com Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Daraz Formerly VC-backed Karachi, Pakistan 000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
00000 Accelerator/Incubator Backed Lagos, Nigeria 0000 0000 000000000000
00000.00 Formerly VC-backed Karachi, Pakistan 00 000000&0
00000 Private Equity-Backed Cape Town, South Africa 000 000.00 00 000000 000.00
0000 000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Tokai, South Africa 000000&0
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Takealot.com Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Kim Reid Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Gary Altini Chief Financial Officer
Julie-Anne Walsh Chief Marketing Officer
Gideon Granville Head, Business Development
Zyla Bruyn Head, Logistics, Supply Chain Executive & Customer Service
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Takealot.com Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Takealot.com Former Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Andy Higgins Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Takealot.com Investments & Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00. 0 0000 01-Jun-2014 000000000 00000000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure 000 0000
00000000000.000 01-Jan-2014 000000000000000000 Internet Retail 000 0000
00. 0 0000 28-Jan-2013 000000000000000000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure 000 0000
Mr. D Food 01-Jun-2011 Secondary Transaction - Private Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure 000 0000
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Takealot.com Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Superbalist.com Internet Retail Cape Town, South Africa 2010
00. 0 0000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Cape Town, South Africa 0000
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