The Webvan Group, Inc. (extinct)

The Webvan Group, Inc. (extinct)

The Webvan Group, Inc. (extinct)

Overview
Date Founded

1999

Headquarters

310 Lakeside Drive,Foster City, CA 94404

Type of Company

Private

Industries

Advertising & Marketing

Company Description

The Webvan Group, Inc. was an Internet retailer offering delivery of consumer products through an innovative proprietary business design that integrates its Webstore, distribution facility and delivery system. The company's product offerings were principally focused on food, non-prescription drug products and general merchandise including housewares, pet supplies, consumer electronics, entertainment products and books. The company along with its subsidiaries, Webvan-Bay Area, Inc., Webvan Operations, Inc. and HomeGrocer.com, Inc. filed for bankruptcy. It sold its technology platform to Mercury Acquisitions Corp. The company was headquartered in Foster City, CA

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Mercury Acquisition Corp purchases Webvan & HomeGrocer Technology Assets from The Webvan Group, Inc.

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The Webvan Group, Inc. purchases HomeGrocer.com, Inc.

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The Webvan Group, Inc. issued Common Stock

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