handmade and vintage items

Etsy

Etsy is an e-commerce site and a smartphone application for buying and selling handmade and vintage items. Users can find products in the categories of clothing and accessories, jewelry, craft supplies and tools, weddings, entertainment, home and living, kids and babies, vintage, and more.

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Headquarters:

Brooklyn, NY

Founders:

Haim Schoppik, Jared Tarbell, Robert Kalin, Chris Maguire

Categories:

E-Commerce, Sales, Marketplace

company insights

Etsy operates an online marketplace where people around the world connect, both online and offline, to make, sell and buy unique goods. The website helps customers discover handmade items, vintage goods and craft supplies.

Etsy sellers range from hobbyists to professional merchants. Founded in 2005, the company is headquartered in New York.

Hubert Burda Media has been a partner and investor to Etsy since 2006. The company went public in May 2015 on NASDAQ.