Video chat, browse together, hang out and check out in the Verishop iOS app

For the first time ever, users can hang out and shop with their friends online, in one place, with Verishop. Today, we are launching a new iOS app feature called “Shop Party,” where users can hang out over video chat, explore products and shoppable content, see what others are browsing to shop together, and checkout with Verishop’s best-in-class commerce experience.

We started Verishop with a simple vision: Make online shopping fun and easy for everyone. In the two years since our founding, our team has been…

Users can now upload content, tag products, create and share curated collection boards, and follow people and brands

At Verishop, we are building a social commerce platform with a mission to change the way people shop. We launched in July 2019 to address two problems: To help users find DTC brands, independent brands and traditional retailers for all their lifestyle needs in one place; and to bring the best of social discovery into shopping to create a more fun and inspiring place for brands to tell their stories and for our community to share their ideas.

Based on what we’ve…

Introducing Verified Shops, a new self-service channel for brands to reach our engaged, Millennial and Gen-Z customers

We launched Verishop a little over a year ago because we saw a need in the market for a better, more fun place to shop online. Now, we’re making it easier for more brands to reach our customers through our new self-service channel, Verified Shops.

One of our key observations since we launched Verishop, particularly after the global pandemic shut most in-person activities, is digitally native and direct-to-consumer brands are increasingly looking for online partners to help them grow their businesses. …

We started Verishop because we saw that online shopping is not fun. Many e-commerce platforms are search-driven — just for the customers who know what they want. It’s boring and uninspiring. We wanted to bring browsing and entertainment to online shopping, and make the entire experience engaging and hassle free. Shopping should be fun.

We’ve spent the past year refining our platform to be a place where customers can find a delightful shopping experience and where brands can reach new customers without damaging their brand value. …

In the past month, we’ve seen an unprecedented impact from the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving many of us in the technology community wondering about the impacts on consumer behavior. Our team has heard from brands, advertisers and other partners who are also trying to navigate the abrupt changes on our daily lives.

While we will undoubtedly see a pointed effect on the U.S. economy, our data shows that consumers remain resilient, and I wanted to share four initial takeaways from what we are seeing here at Verishop. We are a young company — with double-digit millions in annualized sales in 9…

When was the last time you enjoyed online shopping? Truly shopping — browsing, discovering, getting inspired.

E-commerce was supposed to make shopping easier, and for everyday commodity items, it has. Search, add to cart, check out, done. But in making the experience more efficient, it lost much of the joy of discovering something new that you truly love.

In the few months since our founding, we’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the differences between buying and shopping, and the emotions that drive both. …

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