First Investment: August 2015
Vend provides retail point of sale, inventory management, ecommerce and customer loyalty software for iPad, Mac and PC. It helps retailers large and small manage and grow their businesses. It targets retailers with multiple stores by providing powerful back office, analytics and inventory functions. Vend integrates with a large number of payment providers, has partnership with Apple and Xero and has over 20,000 stores using its software. Vend has offices in Auckland, Melbourne, the United Kingdom and Toronto.
Vend last closed a fund-raising round in December 2016. LWCM provided earlier advice with governance and assistance with executive recruitment. Vend’s founder, CEO, and staff have been active in LWCM founder sessions.
- Introducing Dott, our new way of giving retailers real-time advice and insights as they work – 22 November 2017
- Vend partners with Commonwealth Bank, giving Australian stores the tools to compete in retail today – 17 October 2017
- Introducing Scanner by Vend, for mobile inventory counting – 5 September 2017
*Fully diluted shareholding after accounting for employee options