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5 Subscription Service Startups that are now Unicorn Companies

If you're building a subscription service startup, you must check these 5 companies that have joined the unicorn club.

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Have you ever wondered who is on the list of Subscription Service companies with the highest valuations?

You’re not alone.

There are hundreds of companies in this space, and it can be difficult to keep track of them all.

We've decided to take a deep dive and put together a list containing 5 unicorn subscription service startups that have top-tier venture capital funding.

5 Subscription Service Startups that are now Unicorns

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Chargebee

Chargebee

Chargebee provides subscription and recurring billing systems that support e-commerce and subscription businesses. Their intuitive cloud platform makes it easy for you to manage customer subscriptions, invoices, create and send marketing emails and much more.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.40

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    San Francisco

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    KP Saravanan, Krish Subramanian, Rajaraman Santhanam, Thiyagarajan Thiyagu

  • Industries:

    Billing, FinTech, Payments, SaaS, Subscription Service

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $218,170,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    7

  • Number of investors:

    5

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ClassPass

ClassPass

ClassPass is a revolutionary membership program that lets members get their fill of high-quality classes from an extensive network of the nation’s best gyms and studios.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    January 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    New York

  • Started in:

    2011

  • Founders:

    Mary Biggins, Payal Kadakia, Sanjiv Sanghavi

  • Industries:

    Consumer Applications, Fitness, Health Care, Subscription Service, Wellness

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $549,243,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    10

  • Number of investors:

    43

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Course Hero

Course Hero

Course Hero is a digital classroom with learning resources that help students pass, excel in, and enjoy college.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    February 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Redwood City

  • Started in:

    2006

  • Founders:

    Andrew T. Grauer, Gregor Carrigan, Jared Grauer

  • Industries:

    Crowdsourcing, E-Learning, EdTech, Education, Internet, Subscription Service

  • Number of employees:

    250-500

  • Funding Amount:

    $97,393,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    8

  • Number of investors:

    26

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Gousto

Gousto

Gousto, an online meal-kit service, automates the entire process from combining ingredients to delivery.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.00

    B (

    November 2020

    )

  • Country:

    United Kingdom

  • City:

    London

  • Started in:

    2012

  • Founders:

    James Carter, Timo Boldt

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Food and Beverage, Food Delivery, Food Processing, Subscription Service

  • Number of employees:

    500-1,000

  • Funding Amount:

    $211,295,692

  • Number of funding rounds:

    12

  • Number of investors:

    12

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Misfits Market

Misfits Market

Misfits Market delivers a customized subscription box service for organically sourced products.

Details of the startup:

  • Valuation:

    $1.10

    B (

    April 2021

    )

  • Country:

    United States

  • City:

    Pennsauken

  • Started in:

    2018

  • Founders:

    Abhi Ramesh

  • Industries:

    E-Commerce, Food and Beverage, Grocery, Organic Food, Subscription Service

  • Number of employees:

    100-250

  • Funding Amount:

    $301,500,000

  • Number of funding rounds:

    3

  • Number of investors:

    8

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