Stootie

Stootie is a community and collaborative online platform 1 , 2 to request services in real time and geo-localized launched by Jean-Jacques Arnal in 2011 and based in Paris . The users can be professional or private and the requested services paid or free. Stootie is defined as “generalist” because the services offered are varied, and ” peer-to-peer

History

In 2011 , Jean-Jacques Arnal creates Stootie 3 .

In August 2011, the iOS application is launched and welcomes its first users. Requests for service are launched with geolocation, innovative at the time and for the first time, thanks to the smartphone , to be notified in real time of requests for services around you.

In 2012 , on his first Stootie raising funds totaling 400 000  including investors such as Xavier Niel and Jean-David Blanc .

In October 2012, the Android version of Stootie appears as well as major evolutions with the creation of user profiles.

In December 2013 , we see appear on the application the garage sale which now allows to sell, buy, rent or lend objects.

At the end of 2013, Stootie made its second fundraising of 420 000  . Xavier Niel and Jean-David Blanc 4 , 5 reinvest on a personal basis.

In April 2015 , the startup reboots a round of € 1.2 million 6 .

In February 2016, Stootie secures payment by acting as a trusted third party 7 which includes a commission to pay the service reservation of 15% for service seekers and 3% for service providers.

In February 2016 , Stootie has 400,000 users 8 .

In July 2016, Stootie announces a new fundraising of € 7.4 million in Series A [What?] With investors such as MAIF , BPI France , a family office and historical investors 9 , 10 , 11 , 12 . This fundraising is ahead of all competitors.

The fundraising in July will be completed by a family office and will reach 9.25 million euros in December 2016 13 , 14 , 15 , 16 , 17 , 18 , 19 .

In November 2017 , Stootie has over one million members and saves almost 1 000 applications a day and relies on a total of applications representing 2.5 million euros 20 .

Concept and functioning

The application is open to individuals and professionals, regardless of their status. Individuals can both propose and request a service in different areas 21 , 22 .

Competitors

  • Allovoisins
  • Needelp
  • Star of Service
  • My Super Neighbor

External link

  • Official website  [ archive ]

References

  1. ↑ ” Start-up & Co: Stootie, the company that reinvents classifieds – 15/02 ”  [ archive ] , on BFM Business, (accessed February 15, 2017 )
  2. ↑ ” The collaborative economy in five words ”  [ archive ] , 20 Minutes , (accessed April 10, 2017 )
  3. ↑ ” Stootie, an application that simplifies your life!  »  [ Archive ] , about Marie-Claire Maison , (accessedJuly 2, 2012 )
  4. ↑ ” Stootie harvest 420 000 euros for its exchange of services ”  [ archive ] , on Clubic , (accessedJanuary 17, 2014 )
  5. ↑ ” Stootie raises 420 000 euros and launches his instant garage sale and geolocated ”  [ archive ] , on Maddyness, (accessed January 15, 2014 )
  6. ↑ ” The application Stootie buckles a round of table of 1.2 million euros ”  [ archive ] , on Maddyness ,(accessed April 16, 2015 )
  7. ↑ ” Stootie monetizes its collaborative service through online payment ”  [ archive ] , on Maddyness ,(accessed May 13, 2016 )
  8. ↑ ” This application that brilliantly explored the flaws of BonCoin ”  [ archive ] , on BFM Business ,(accessed January 26, 2016 )
  9. ↑ ” Stootie raises 7.4 million euros for its platform of services between individuals ”  [ archive ] , on Journal du Net, (accessed September 12, 2016 )
  10. ↑ ” Stootie raises 7.4 million euros to expand its community in France ”  [ archive ] , on Maddyness ,(accessed September 12, 2016 )
  11. ↑ ” Stootie realizes a fundraising of 7.4M € ”  [ archive ] , on DNA , (accessed September 12, 2016 )
  12. ↑ ” Proximity services: Stootie raises 7.4 million euros ”  [ archive ] , on Clubic , (accessedSeptember 14, 2016 )
  13. ↑ ” How the start-up Stootie wants to challenge Blablacar, Airbnb and Leboncoin ”  [ archive ] , on Challenges, (accessed December 14, 2016 )
  14. ↑ ” Stootie, 9.2 million euros to outdistance its competitors on the service of proximity ”  [ archive ] , on Frenchweb, (accessed September 14, 2016 )
  15. ↑ ” Stootie: the” generalist “of the collaborative economy raises 9.25 million euros ”  [ archive ] , on ITespresso, (accessed December 15, 2016 )
  16. ↑ ” Stootie, the facebook of the exchange raises 10 million euros ”  [ archive ] , on La Tribune ,(accessed December 14, 2016 )
  17. ↑ ” Stootie climbs in series A ”  [ archive ] , on IT Numeric , (accessed December 20, 2016 )
  18. ↑ ” Stootie, the mobile application” Swiss army knife “service between individuals ”  [ archive ] , on LesEchos, (accessed November 11, 2016 )
  19. ↑ ” Stootie: the Good Corner of the service between individuals is dreaming in social network ”  [ archive ] , on Numerama , (accessed September 12, 2016 )
  20. ↑ ” Stootie: before leaving to conquer France, the startup wants to seduce Paris ” press Lemon , ( read online  [ archive ] )
  21. ↑ ” DIY: 7 apps and sites to get your work done ”  [ archive ] , on Le Journal des Femmes , (accessedFebruary 8, 2017 )
  22. ↑ ” Collaborative economy:” We must institute a simple and unified and equitable tax and social system ”  [ archive ] , on Le Monde , (accessed March 31, 2017 )

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