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A startup that’s building a new kind of shopping cart that lets buyers seamlessly buy products at multiple sites without leaving the online store.

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A platform for helping consumers shop for and price items

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A social platform for people to connect with local businesses. The app works as a “local discovery app” that helps people discover places to eat and shop, and connects them with local businesses.

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A monthly subscription service that sends home delivery and grocery shopping to your doorstep.

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Idea: A startup for tracking and keeping tabs on the cost of a medical procedure. The idea is to allow patients to shop around for prices, and also to provide a level of transparency that many hospitals don’t have.

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Merkle is an AI-driven search engine that helps you find the best way to spend your money based on the things you’ve bought in the past. They’re based on a “Netflix for shopping” approach.

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A startup that connects auto repair shops and customers via mobile app

85

This startup is building an app that allows people to find people to meet up with in real life, like at a coffee shop or party.

84

A visual interface for online shopping that helps users filter products by color, price, and brand.

81

Shopify's Indian subsidiary is helping build an "online-only" (so no offline sales) marketplace that will sell goods made by small artisans and craftsman. While a combination of Alibaba and Amazon, the market size is expected to be between $500 million to $1 billion in 2023.

81

A software platform that helps people shop for second-hand furniture and home decor

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The goal of this startup is to help consumers shop for services that match their needs, rather than relying on recommendations from friends and family. The company looks to compete with platforms like Groupon and LivingSocial by selling subscriptions that will take care of the customer. The startup is already working with a number of Wal-Mart and Kroger stores.

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Bizbuyers is a “social shopping platform” that links businesses with buyers. The company wants to be an “Amazon for small businesses”.

79

A tool for coordinating a group’s shopping trip with a single destination by using an app to do the driving.

79

A platform for getting contractors to complete work before it’s due, from the shop floor to the field.

77

This startup is looking to make organic food shopping for the Whole Foods shopper a little easier. They’re working with farmers to create an easy-to-use app that allows users to buy produce from their smartphones. They’re currently working with three farmers in the Midwest and hope to add more in the future.

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Shopify POS software for retailers

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A startup that offers an online shop to small businesses that allows them to manage their inventory and manage their orders.

77

A startup operating in the European market that is building a network of e-commerce sites that allow users to shop from multiple stores in one place

76

This startup is building a cloud-based platform to help shop owners manage their stores. The company is building a platform that allows owners to manage their stores from the cloud, and lets them use the software to access their inventory and receive notifications on sales.

76

A startup that aims to be a “one-stop shop” for HR, payroll, benefits and legal.

76

ShopStyle is a subscription-based visual merchandising platform that allows retailers to create branded shopping experiences. ShopStyle gives retailers a way to create different streaming layouts, video ads, and product displays that are tailored to each individual customer.

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A solution for marketing and advertising products to people shopping on Amazon.com

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This is an in-app payment system for coffee shops and diners.

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This app lets users shop at top retailers with their phone camera. The app allows you to scan a barcode and then shop on the same day. The app works with 25 major retailers like Sephora, Amazon, and Bloomingdale's to manage loyalty and reward programs.

75

A startup that helps businesses in the United States and Europe run their money using shared accounts. It’s a “one-stop shop” for working with multiple banks.

74

A real estate technology company that helps agents across the country with their home shopping and marketing needs.

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The India-based company wants to remove the middleman from B2B commerce by allowing businesses to create individual shopping carts and price all their goods without an agency setting charges.

74

A digital currency for small businesses, meant to provide a better shopping experience to users.

74

A startup that finds the best places to eat, shop, and stay in a new city.

74

A mobile payments product that allows shoppers to pay for items on any device that supports NFC. The startup is building a payment platform for apps and retailers, as well as a recharge service.

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SaaS shopping cart software for online retailers with a focus on the UK.

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Smartphones are great for task-tracking but lack any standalone tools to do things like keep a grocery list or plan a meal. Synapse is an app that takes all your shopping/cooking/meal plans and puts them into one place.

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A company that secures online shopping transactions.

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A mobile app that helps users avoid sales taxes when shopping online. Currently serving businesses in California and Texas.

73

A platform that connects online shoppers and merchants with a mobile-first shopping experience.

72

A network of kiosks that allows shoppers to pay for purchases with their phone. The startup wants to make mobile payments more convenient and easier to use.

72

A startup that lets you shop for groceries on your phone and have them delivered

71

This startup is trying to make it easier for people to compare different shopping carts online to find the best deal, without having to explain what they’re looking for to a salesperson.

71

A startup that lets shoppers bid on items to help them save money, and that charges a small fee for the service. The startup is mobile-first and only takes a small cut of profits.

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Pinlighter is an online service for drugstores that gives customers a fast, easy, and personalized way to comparison-shop for prescription drugs. The startup, which has raised $2.3M, was founded in October 2015 and now has more than 1,000 customers in the Chicago area.

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This startup is a platform that allows shoppers to send gifts to any other shopper with a linked debit or credit card, or even a prepaid card.

69

A remote meeting solution for companies that want to meet where people are, like coffee shops or bars. The startup is currently focusing on a few dozen US and European locations, but plans to go global in 2018.

68

A company that provides an online marketplace for mystery shopping services. The startup is experimenting with ways to give shoppers more choice in how they purchase items.

68

A startup that simplifies the process of selling online, allowing anyone to list items on multiple shopping sites. The idea is that doing so is more cost-efficient than having to curate items individually on each.

67

A self-service platform for independent auto service shops.

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A tool that helps shoppers find the best price for a product online, out of whatever retailers are offering at the moment. The startup is based in the U.K.

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A startup that provides a service where a personal shopper goes to a store and picks out items they want for them

66

A startup that gives you a free credit card (with no annual fees) when you sign up for a certain amount of money back when you shop online

66

A startup that wants to compete with the likes of Yelp and Uber with a streamlined, all-in-one platform for restaurants and small businesses. It’s a one-stop shop for everything from customer scheduling, to sales and marketing, to communication between staff and owners.

66

The startup pitches its platform as the “one-stop shop for all things HR”. It will offer HR software, payroll, and benefits management. It also recently raised $1.5M in seed funding.

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A “one-stop shop for all-in-one accounting and tax management”, with a web app and mobile app for self-employed individuals and small businesses.

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A startup that wants to be a one-stop shop for all your ecommerce needs. In concept, it’s a combination of Square’s small business tools and the Shopify app.

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This startup wants to be the one-stop shop for insurance and retirement plans for startups and freelancers.

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A startup that’s helping small businesses in the US automate payroll and create financial reporting with minimal cost. The company is now focusing on being a one-stop shop for small businesses.

65

A mobile app that allows users to find the exact product they want at a local store, making it easier to shop for groceries by location.

64

A startup that compares the costs of different lenders, which is what launched a year ago. The company aims to be a one-stop shop for people looking for loans, saving them time and money.

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The idea of the startup is to create a sort of "one stop shop" for all the different tools and products needed by a citizen journalist.

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A platform that connects local shops with brands looking for wholesale deals through a one-stop shop.

63

Kava is building a tool for people who own coffee shops to pay their baristas via mobile payments.

63

Jet.com is a startup that will sell anything from household items to clothes to groceries to a single user, with no membership fees or minimum purchase requirements. It’s been called the Amazon of online shopping that will work on the ground. The company says it has 1.1 million active buyers already, and a $3 billion run rate.

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A Chrome extension that turns any website into a mobile app shop. Employs a “re-imagined” version of Google’s well-known design language.

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A shopping platform that’s a hybrid between Amazon and Alibaba. The company is looking to expand, with a particular focus on India, South America, and Asia.

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A tool that lets you create and manage your own personal e-commerce store. The startup aims to help you create a storefront, or online shop, on Shopify or WooCommerce that will be managed entirely by you.

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The company wants to be the software company that helps you create a shopping list and keep track of it on your phone.

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An online shopping platform that can help retailers find customers who are buying similar products.

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A startup that offers a tool for consumers to use to shop for and compare real-world products. The startup says it is the only shopping service that allows users to buy online-only products, while also allowing customers to see products in person and try them for free.

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An online shopping marketplace that uses mobile payment technology to allow customers to buy and sell items from their smartphones.

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A mobile app for small businesses to find the best deals for their products. The goal is to get people to comparison shop within the app itself, rather than using Yelp, CVS, or the Amazon Alexa hub.

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A family-friendly AI chatbot that allows grocery shoppers to chat with the AI through voice or text to help them pick out the best deals. The company says it’s already up and running in grocery chains like Walmart.

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The startup’s goal is to make it easier for people to shop for vacation homes. They’re building a platform for people to search for vacation homes that they can then book and pay in one place.

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A platform that enables local retailers to accept payments from shoppers using mobile phones.

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The company operates in a similar fashion to Uber, but instead of driving people around, it takes shoppers to retailers. Shoppers use the app to locate stores and their location, then use the app to walk into shops and purchase items.

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A web-based application that helps companies manage their inventory and track it using an inventory management system like Shopify.

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A company that distributes plastic bags to shoppers in developing countries so they can buy groceries on credit.

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Idea : A startup that helps people manage their money and credit, price shopping and saving, and do it all with a single app.

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A company that wants to solve a problem for small businesses: they’re struggling to get their customers to pay. Shopin makes it easier to create a loyalty scheme for their customers by helping them create a personal account and tie it to their business account. Shopin also has a small business version that can help businesses combine rewards programs from multiple platforms into one.

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A shopping site for second-hand, used books

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An AI engine that predicts where customers will shop and when they will shop, then puts the right products in the right place at the right time.

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A startup that lets people get free haircuts and other services from barber shops in need of clients.

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A tool for managing your personal finance. It’s a one-stop-shop for all your banking and insurance needs, as well as a platform for your investments.

52

A startup for booking and managing automotive services. The startup builds software that allows customers to book services like oil changes, tune ups, and repairs, and also lets mechanics and mechanics’ shops set up recurring bookings.

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A payment system for small businesses with physical locations, like a barbershop or a dry cleaner.

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The startup is a personal shopper for the cosmetics market, helping people find the right products for skin type, hair type, and more.

52

A startup that aims to build a “smart” shopping bag for consumers that can be tracked as it’s being moved from store to store.

51

A way of making food shopping more efficient, like a digital grocery list, but with a “personal shopper”.

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A company looking to build a better version of the “wish-list”, where items can be added and removed while shopping.

50

A software company that helps HR teams with all aspects of recruiting, hiring, and onboarding. They strive to be a one-stop shop for talent as well as a human resource management solution.

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This startup is building a software platform to help people, from mom-and-pop shops to large retailers, to accept payments from more than one bank at a time.

48

Koku is a tool for people to build their own subscription-based service. Koku is meant to be a one-stop shop for all of a person’s subscription needs, with a toolset designed for ease of use. The startup is a Y Combinator company, and has over 200,000 users and is profitable.

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These compostable cups are meant to help coffee shops reduce their packaging waste. They can be full of coffee or tea or soup and you can recycle them, but they don’t break down in landfills.

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Making your online shopping experience more personalized.

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7thSky is building a startup that provides customtailoring services for clothing, aiming to offer the best fit possible and to deliver like a boutique shop, and charge less.

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The company aims to be a one-stop shop for financial and legal advice.

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A platform that allows brands to design packages for retailers to sell. The company wants to be a one-stop shop for e-commerce fulfillment.

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A tool for designers to get more out of their creative process, by letting them “mix, match, and remix” colors and patterns in their Photoshop library in order to create new looks.

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An online shopping portal that displays local deals in real time and lets users filter deals by category, price, time and distance or set up deal alerts.

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A company that helps restaurants, bars and coffee shops optimize their ordering process. The startup’s platform lets customers search for locations, get delivery options from there, and track orders.

45

A startup that builds on the Shopify platform to allow small businesses to make online purchases. The company’s goal is to reduce the friction of buying online, which is a challenge for small businesses.

45

An on-demand e-commerce marketplace for consumers, like those found on Etsy and Shopify. The startup wants to help consumers buy the right products and get the right discounts, while helping businesses manage their online sales and inventory.

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Inseego is building a tool to help people build and customize their own online shop, a platform to help builders show off their work. The company is working with several builders and has built a custom shop on Shopify for a client.

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Help large companies save money on marketing campaigns by letting them create their own micro-websites on the Shopify platform, with custom-designed pages and a store location.

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A platform that allows users to select an item to “Buy Now” from an online shop, then get notifications when it arrives. Currently in closed beta in Australia.

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A startup that lets you do your holiday shopping automatically.

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A company that uses machine learning to create products that help senior citizens with activities of daily living, such as shopping, banking and making phone calls.

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The startup wants to create a one-stop-shop for all of your Facebook ads needs. The startup is currently only available to marketing executives.

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The startup is initially focused on the US, but plans to expand into Europe in the future. It’s a “one-stop shop” for local food, covering restaurants, grocery stores, and specialty shops.

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Shopping cart software designed for retailers who don’t have a large inventory. It’s targeted at mom-and-pop shops. The startup is in the early stages of building out its business.

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A startup that allows retailers to use existing technology to create a shop-within-a-shop experience.

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Shopify is a B2B company that helps companies with the e-commerce side of things. It wants to be the go-to platform for companies like Ikea and others that want to sell products on the web.

41

An online marketplace for making and selling custom-made products using 3D printing. The startup is building a one-stop shop for all 3D design, 3D printing, and 3D scanning needs.

40

A platform for helping customers shop online while managing their financial data

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This startup is looking to bring the power of location, social, and commerce to micro-businesses like restaurants and flower shops.

39

A startup that helps individuals sell their online shopping and other services, and get paid via their credit card.

39

A startup that aims to integrate payments into customized retail experiences. The startup helps retailers connect with shoppers, and it’s already in a few pilot programs.

39

A two-year-old startup that builds tools for the lucrative e-commerce market in China. The startup has a system that allows online shoppers to track orders, and has a team of about 20 full-time developers.

39

A software company that helps companies stay on top of their supply chain data, with a goal of building a “one-stop shop for companies that need to manage their supply chains”.

39

A crowdsourced shopping website for Indian customers.

39

A startup that makes it easier to shop on and off-line, launching in July 2019 in the UK.

39

A platform to shop for and share used cars, trucks, and SUVs by searching for and comparing available inventory via a mobile app, and then making an offer on a car with a simple swipe.

38

A platform for online retailers to sell products, primarily on Amazon, Shopify, and AliExpress. The startup wants to provide more of a full platform for e-commerce companies, allowing them to accept payments, manage inventory and payment processing, and integrate with Stripe to get paid.

38

This startup is building a platform for location-based mobile advertising aimed at driving in-app purchases and attracting shoppers. The startup is currently focused on shopping malls in the US, but they have plans to expand to other verticals.

38

A startup that helps companies like Adidas and Under Armour connect with their customers by building out personalized shopping experiences.

38

A startup that helps manage a family member’s care, from doctor’s appointments to grocery shopping.

38

A startup that provides all-in-one software for shoppers who want to compare prices on goods. It’s an Amazon-style price-comparison engine, but with a focus on regional stores and local prices.

36

Solair is building an open network for connecting local businesses and the people who shop within them. Its engine is based upon the idea of a “sharing economy”, in which people are rewarded for their contributions.

35

A shop where you can buy custom-designed fashion. It comes from a team that worked on the biggest startups in the fashion industry, including Rachel Zoe, Rag & Bone, and Tory Burch.

35

A mobile shopping app that hopes to make managing your online shopping easily accessible by letting you order products from within the app.

35

A platform that lets people shop for health insurance without worrying about whether they’ll sign up for the coverage they want.

35

Home services for seniors, such as home cleaning, housekeeping and grocery shopping.

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A shopping app in India that helps users buy online and has a loyalty program. The startup has a reported 4 million users.

35

A startup for flowers that lets customers customize bouquets. The company is trying to eliminate the need for in-store shopping.

34

This is a Shopify-like app for online clothing stores. It’s available in the US and Canada for now.

34

This startup helps businesses sell their spare computer parts to repair shops for cash.

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This is a mobile app for group shopping.

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This startup wants to help companies see how their customers are shopping and offering recommendations on what products and services to sell to them.

33

This startup is building a data visualization platform for retailers to better understand how shoppers browse, use product tags, and make purchases.

33

This startup is creating a new shopping experience for millennials, combining insights, recommendations, and messaging, with a focus on location-based shopping.

32

A shopping app that brings product discovery, price and availability data to comparison shopping, with an emphasis on simplicity.

32

A new kind of digital wallet that helps people plan and track their finances, manage their spending, and get support from their bank. The startup wants to be a “one-stop shop for financial services” that includes a portfolio, banking, investing, and insurance.

32

Social commerce startup that offers a way for shops to translate their product descriptions into multiple languages, and allows users to easily connect with the businesses that sell the items.

32

SaveUp is a one-stop shop for college savings plans in the US, Canada, and the UK. It works to save people money with a tool that automatically sends pre-tax contributions from employer to student's 529. The company has raised $1.5M in funding.

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Shoppers are no longer satisfied with the bulky, slow, and expensive payment options available today. Shift wants to provide the option of paying with cash at local stores.

31

A platform for people to shop, share, and rate products using Internet of Things devices as a signal.

31

A social shopping app, built for users who want to buy a birthday gift for their parent, but don’t want to go to the mall.

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A startup that connects shoppers with crowdsourced personal shoppers. It has been acquired by Groupon.

30

A SaaS platform that uses machine learning to help retailers understand how customers are shopping online, which products they are buying, and their aggregate shopping patterns.

29

A startup that aims to make it easier for startups to raise money and scale. It wants to provide a “one-stop shop” for digital fundraising.

29

A payment system for small businesses in the Philippines, with a focus on remittance, based on a user’s location. The startup wants to target merchants with a high volume of transactions but low capacity, such as small shops and restaurants.

29

A technology that helps people shop and eat healthier by offering personalized recommendations based on their health history.

29

A digital concierge for shoppers in Mexico. The startup helps shoppers throughout Mexico, the US, and other countries find the best way to buy a product that’s in demand.

28

A platform that connects shoppers to their favorite brands.

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A company that wants to turn grocery shopping into a personalized, on-demand experience

28

A startup that wants to build a one-stop-shop for home improvement. It builds at-home stores with a variety of products, and sales tools that make it easier for customers to make decisions about products and services.

28

A web-based, cloud-based app that helps organized people, called “Mavens”, manage their life, including shopping, to-do lists, etc.

27

This is a tool for creating and managing custom e-commerce solutions on the Shopify platform.

27

A company that conducts “design-thinking” workshops to help people with design-based problems and challenges.

27

A social network for the small, independent coffee shops that serve as anchors for a neighborhood. The startup wants to help coffee shops grow with a social network and start-up accelerator.

26

An API for e-commerce websites to easily integrate their shopping carts with a payment gateway.

25

A startup that helps people get the most out of the 1.5 million items they have stored in their kitchen and pantry with a web-based software that allows them to create shopping lists, organize items, and track purchases. They’re also developing a separate mobile app.

25

A platform that lets businesses sell directly to their customers – similar to services like Shopify or Stripe.

24

A platform that links together online marketplaces, shopping carts, and inventory management. The startup’s founders say it’s a better fit for small businesses than existing solutions.

24

A startup that uses artificial intelligence to monitor your health and give you a counseling session with a live doctor over the phone. The goal is to make the call center a “one-stop-shop” for any kind of health issues.

24

A one-stop shop for designer brands to offer their products through a subscription box service. It costs $35 monthly, with a commitment of 3 months.

23

A startup that wants to make it easier to get fresh produce from a local farm. The startup wants to use data from the farm to help shoppers pick out the best varieties of produce in the store.

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A startup that connects shopper accounts to e-commerce sites, allowing consumers to spend their shopping dollars more wisely.

21

A shared grocery shopping service that lets you buy items for someone else at a discount, with a promise of never having to run out of things again.

20

A startup that wants to give people the same ability to browse and shop for food that they have in the US. It’s designed specifically for Indian consumers who don’t have a bank account.

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A startup that creates artificial intelligence for shopping. The startup uses machine learning to create custom recommendations using their users' previous purchases and their shopping histories.

19

A digital platform for those who operate small businesses (like restaurants, cafes, and beauty salons) to serve as a one-stop shop to track and manage their business. It’s a tool that aggregates all of the paper and online paperwork into a single platform.

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 A shopping app that helps shoppers find sales and coupons in their area, using their phone’s GPS.

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Built for small-to-medium sized retailers, a shopping list app that can be synced to a phone and can also sync with a website.

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The startup is building a way for consumers to check their credit scores on their phones, so they can see what if they were to refinance a mortgage, apply for a credit card, or shop for a new loan.

12

A platform that lets users manage their e-commerce stores from within Shopify. It allows users to add products, create and manage inventory, and commission a team of retail employees to help manage the store.

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A platform that helps customers shop for and compare products, and integrates with their CRM, and has already integrated with 10 major CRM providers.

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A startup that helps make your everyday tasks more efficient, such as scheduling a meeting, creating a shopping list, or tracking a package.

3

A startup that builds a point-of-sale system for all sorts of retailers, including restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. The startup aims to make the process of opening a business as simple as a phone call.

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A tool that makes shopping for and buying prescription drugs easier and more convenient

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A startup that offers one-stop shopping for physical therapy and PT

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A startup that provides a service where you can hire someone to go shopping for you (you provide a shopping list and the startup will send someone to the store for you)

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Idea: A better omnichannel shopping experience for fashion

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Idea: A Slack group to help you shop for and buy local produce

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Idea: Trim is a fintech company that wants to become a one-stop shop for credit cards The company’s pitch is that it’ll use machine learning to notch up credit card rewards for users and help them manage their spending

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Idea: A voice-controlled app for music, shopping, and ordering rides

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Idea: A startup to help sellers list items on Amazon, eBay, and Shopify

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Idea: A startup that helps e-commerce businesses set up an online shop and streamline their payments processing, with a focus on offering recurring billing options for SaaS businesses and subscriptions

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Idea: A startup that is building a software service for auto shops to help them manage customer service from booking appointments to

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Idea: A personalized shopping service that helps users find the perfect gifts for their friends and family. Users share the kinds of experiences and activities they like, and the company finds things they’ll like.

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Idea: A company with an app that allows people create their own visual shopping lists and share them with friends and family.

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Idea: A business that helps shoppers buy and sell used furniture from each other.

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Idea: A startup that wants to make shopping more convenient for consumers by personally taking pictures and videos of items on a store’s shelves, and allowing shoppers to buy the items immediately.

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Idea: A mobile application for security guards to handle walk-in queries, like from shoppers who need directions or from workers who want to know if they’re allowed to take a box home.

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Idea: This is the company behind the Bodega app, which calls itself a “Bodega box that comes with a free human.” The startup is building an app for small convenience stores in order to make shopping for milk, eggs, and other items more convenient. Its founders are betting that by bringing in a human to help customers, they’ll be able to differentiate from other convenience stores.

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Idea: A startup that provides a way for customers to order a wide variety of items while reducing shopping time.

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Idea: A startup that makes a $500 software-as-a-service platform for managing storefronts. These give pop-up shops a chance to set up shop in a new city in a matter of hours.

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Idea: A payment processing startup that offers a “one stop shop” for merchants to accept payments. They’re currently working with a few large online retailers and are looking to go international.

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Software that helps people set up their online store with Shopify.

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Software that helps companies manage sales leads and streamlines the sales process. The startup wants to be a one-stop shop for sales teams who are looking for a new way to manage leads.

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