On Demand sp. z o.o.
In October 2019, the Italian Supermercato24 service made its first acquisition and took over the Szopi.pl service (On Demand Sp.z o.o.). The companies joined forces in Poland to carry out expansion on the local market based on existing Szopi.pl structures. The value of the transaction has not been disclosed.
The integration of both platforms will be completed in early 2020.
Equity Advisors acted as the company’s advisor in this transaction.
Szopi.pl is a grocery shopping platform, thanks to which customers can buy goods in stationary stores of selected retail chains such as Auchan, Biedronka, Lidl or Carrefour and receive them at home. Purchases are delivered by shoppers to customer’s home even within an hour of ordering. The company has been operating since March 2016, so far it has raised around EUR 1.7 million in two rounds of financing.
Supermercato24 is the first Italian shopping delivery service that carries out and delivers to customers groceries ordered online even within an hour of placing an order. Supermercato24 offers customers from 31 Italian cities the opportunity to buy groceries in their favorite store without leaving home, with fast, direct delivery.
Founded in 2014, the company is headquartered in Verona. Supermercato24 has raised a total of €17.4M in funding over 6 rounds.