50 Companies That Use Shopify Payments [2024]

Updated: May 21st, 2022

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We put together a list of the biggest companies that use Shopify Payments, along with some Shopify Payments testimonials and Shopify Payments case studies.

Here's the list:

1. PureFilters

PureFilters is a water filter store started by Jay Vasantharajah in 2015. PureFilters uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$200K / month
Team
2 founders / 4 employees
Location
Canada

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Launching a Furnace Filter Store and Growing to $60k/month

PureFilters is an online supplier of furnace filters in Canada with a focus on customer experience, boasting a wide selection of the best brands and a roster of 300 five-star reviews, all achieved through rigorous process building, investments in automation and use of outsourced help to manage this $60k/mo business with less than 10-12 hours spent per week.

Read by 8,821 founders

2. Snappies

Snappies is a hat business started by Burly Vinson in 2017. Snappies uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$2K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
Houston, Texas, USA

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Reaching $2,000/mo With a Comfortable, Environmentally-Friendly Hat

Snappies hats, made with leather and brass instead of traditional plastic straps, have helped to plant thousands of trees in the US; Facebook ads, lookalike audiences and retargeting campaigns helped to find customers, while a Shopify store provided a professional looking outlet and Reddit offered information from subforums such as r/entrepreneur.

Read by 7,761 founders

3. Sawyer

Sawyer is a children's clothing business started by Cameron Olthuis in 2017. Sawyer uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Team
2 founders / 3 employees
Location
Park City, Utah, USA

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Starting a Kids Clothing Brand and Growing to $12k/mo

Sawyer, a direct-to-consumer kids clothing brand, encourages kids to explore nature through durable products with striking designs; despite being bootstrapped and manufacturing in house, the brand growth sees consumers frequently purchasing up to 8 times in less than a year, with a solid brand strategy based on quality products and timeless design.

Read by 13,930 founders

4. Bay Sports

Bay Sports is a kayak store started by Hamish in 2012. Bay Sports uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$100K / month
Team
2 founders / 1 employees
Location
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Growing A Kayaks & Outdoor Gear Company to $100k/mo

Bay Sports, an online water sports business, started with just kayaks and now offers a wide range of products, able to offer competitive prices due to being primarily online, with over 70% of customers shopping on mobile devices, emphasizing the importance of a strong online presence.

Read by 7,166 founders

5. Robo 3D

Robo 3D is a 3D Printing Business started by Braydon Moreno in 2017. Robo 3D uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$150K / month
Team
2 founders / 30 employees
Location
San Diego, California, USA

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Raising 13x Their Original Kickstarter Goal With a Viral 3D Printer

Robo 3D, a company that designs 3D printers for consumers, launched their first product on Kickstarter which raised $650,000 in just 35 days, and now has sold their products in over 4,505 cities across 101 countries worldwide.

Read by 9,693 founders

6. Headline Solar

Headline Solar is a candle business started by Kevin Gillespie in 2019. Headline Solar uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$500K / month
Team
2 founders / 20 employees
Location
Schaumburg, Illinois, USA

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Selling Over 4,500 Candles

Wax & Wick is a 100% soy candle company with wood wicks, that creates environmentally-friendly products; starting off making $1,000 a month in 2015, they brought in about $20,000 per month during Q3 2017 and plan to add ten new scents and a premium sized jar for 2018's $50,000 per month goal.

Read by 18,817 founders

7. MindJournal

MindJournal is a journal brand started by Ollie Aplin in 2016. MindJournal uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$150K / month
Team
2 founders / 3 employees
Location
London, UK

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Creating a Journal to Help Men Around the World

MindJournal is a journaling brand for guys that has helped over 3,000 men feel more in control of their emotions and improve their life satisfaction and self-worth.

Read by 11,913 founders

8. TomboyX

TomboyX is a men's underwear brand started by Fran Dunaway in 2013. TomboyX uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$2M / month
Team
2 founders / 34 employees
Location
Seattle, Washington, USA

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How A Gender Neutral Garment Became A $500K/Month Business

TomboyX, a gender-neutral clothing company, has consistently increased its revenue over 100% each year and expanded from zero employees to 15 in just two years by focusing on quality underwear and listening to customer feedback.

Read by 10,981 founders

9. Station 16 Editions / S16

Station 16 Editions / S16 is an art business started by Adam Vieira in 2013. Station 16 Editions / S16 uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$350K / month
Team
2 founders / 10 employees
Location
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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10. Happily Ever Borrowed

Happily Ever Borrowed is a wedding rental business started by Brittany Finkle in 2011. Happily Ever Borrowed uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$5K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
New York, USA

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Starting a Wedding Accessories Rental Business and Growing to $5,000/Month

Luxury e-boutique Happily Ever Borrowed rents bridal accessories to brides for their special day, offering high-end designer accessories for around 80-90% off retail prices.

Read by 12,273 founders

11. Ventana Surfboards & Supplies

Ventana Surfboards & Supplies is a surfboard business started by David Dennis in 2014. Ventana Surfboards & Supplies uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$8K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees
Location
California, USA

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Growing A Business Selling Surfboards As Pieces of Art

Ventana Surfboards & Supplies co-founder David Dennis discusses their environmentally responsible surf company that has seen their boards triple in value over the last three years, and has grown a profitable eco-apparel line, focusing on compelling content and stories to attract customers.

Read by 7,323 founders

12. Dick At Your Door

Dick At Your Door is a dessert boxes store started by Adam Hascall in 2015. Dick At Your Door uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$125K / month
Team
1 founders / 3 employees
Location
California, USA

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I Make $1.5M/Year Shipping Chocolate Penises To Your Friends

Dick At Your Door is an e-commerce shop that grew almost 10x within the last eight months by selling anonymous pranks such as 5 oz chocolate penises, and its founder shares his journey that started as a joke to becoming a professional chocolatier.

Read by 16,029 founders

13. Mini Materials

Mini Materials is a woodworking business started by Jared Waters in 2015. Mini Materials uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$20K / month
Team
2 founders / 2 employees
Location
Portland, OR

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I Make $20K/Month Selling Tiny Cinder Blocks Online

Startup Mini Materials sells miniature masonry and woodworking supplies with a cult following gained through viral videos, social media and email newsletters.

Read by 30,499 founders

14. Joker Greeting

Joker Greeting is a Greeting Cards Business started by Travis Peterson in 2015. Joker Greeting uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$100K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees
Location
Irvine, California, USA

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I Created A Prank Card Company & Grew It To $30K/Month

Joker Greeting sells unique prank gifts, including a non-stop musical birthday card, an idea raised by the founders visiting their mom's house, having no website or marketing and yet raising $92,073 on Kickstarter in 30 days due to being picked up by media, enabling them to sell 15,000 units in the first year, owned SEO for their niche, selling almost 40,000 units in 2017 and expected to reach 50,000 to 60,000 in 2018 with a small team, using Shopify and various social media channels with lots of organic traffic.

Read by 15,399 founders

15. Beardo

Beardo is a headwear brand started by Jeff Phillips in 2006. Beardo uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$30K / month
Team
1 founders / 4 employees
Location
Whistler Resort Municipality, British Columbia, Canada

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Launching and Growing a Viral Ski Mask to $30,000/month

Beardo founder Jeff Phillips launched his unique product (a hat with a foldaway, detachable, and adjustable beard) with a rough plan in place, and within 25 days of launching, he had sold out of the entire year's stock (1,000 units) and made over $40,000, leading to expansion, international popularity and even a spot on 'Dragons Den.'

Read by 6,958 founders

16. Beardbrand

Beardbrand is a men's grooming company started by Eric Bandholz in 2012. Beardbrand uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$100K / month
Team
1 founders / 11 employees
Location
Austin, Texas, USA

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Starting a Beard Branded Store Earning Over $100k/mo

American men's grooming company Beardbrand has grown from a $30 investment to seven figures and bootstrapped its expansion, thanks to a focus on content creation that allows the firm to control its audience and own its email database. The company originated after founder Eric Bandholz attended a beard enthusiasts' gathering and coined the term "urban beardsman" to describe traditional men who "didn't fit the typical stereotypes," and has benefited from coverage including a New York Times piece and TV appearance on Shark Tank.

Read by 46,507 founders

17. Social Reach

Social Reach is a social media marketing service started by Stephen Wright in 2018. Social Reach uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$6.5K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees
Location
England, United Kingdom

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Launching a Mini Dirt Bike Shop and Growing To £6,000/Month

Micro Bikes UK is a successful e-commerce store specializing in kids quad bikes and dirt bikes with petrol engines, currently on track to hit six-figures in revenue with strong branding and a solid after-sales service.

Read by 8,473 founders

18. w.o.d.welder

w.o.d.welder is a skin care product line started by Keegan Pafford in 2013. w.o.d.welder uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$35K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees
Location
Greenland, New Hampshire, USA

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Starting a Natural Skin-care Product Line for Athletes And Growing to $35,000/month

Co-founder Keegan Pafford shares the story behind w.o.d.welder, a 4-year-old athletic essential company that specializes in natural skin care for athletes and active lifestyles; the business was built on Instagram and generated $86,000 in sales during its first year, with growth continuing through engaged interactions with customers and expansion of product lines.

Read by 7,407 founders

19. Lazyjack Press

Lazyjack Press is a preppy clothing business started by Miriam Zelinsky in 2012. Lazyjack Press uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$21K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees
Location
New York, New York, USA

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I Started A Preppy Clothing Brand That Makes $21K/Month

Lazyjack Press, a luxury men's accessories brand, offers high-quality, Italian silk ties, pocket squares, bow ties, and socks with uniquely named designs and a focus on fun, appealing to audiences of all ages, and is primarily sold through trade shows and pop-up shops.

Read by 19,767 founders

20. Filthy Casual

Filthy Casual is a clothing line started by in . Filthy Casual uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$10K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees
Location
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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21. Clever Travel Companion

Clever Travel Companion is a clothing line started by Johanna Denize in 2011. Clever Travel Companion uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$50K / month
Team
2 founders / 2 employees
Location
Remote, Oregon, USA

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I Built A $50K/Month Digital Nomad Gear Brand [While Traveling The World]

The Clever Travel Companion's founders created a line of travel gear with hidden zippered pockets to prevent pickpocketing and loss of valuables and, after years of effort, have built a successful and profitable e-commerce business with $50,000+ in monthly sales that enables them to travel the world.

Read by 7,380 founders

22. Spuds

Spuds is an athletic clothing line started by Paul Dickey in 2017. Spuds uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$15K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees
Location
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

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Raising $15,000 for a Cross-Functional Pair of Shorts

Spuds, a men's performance apparel company founded by Paul Dickey, successfully raised funds on Kickstarter in 2017 to create their unique Classic Short range, made with a fabric that combines style and comfort but is also packed with technology and high-performance features, and hopes to fill the gap in the market for men's activewear that looks good but also performs well.

Read by 6,615 founders

23. The Canvas Works

The Canvas Works is a photo printing business started by Patrick Ryan in 2007. The Canvas Works uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$35K / month
Team
2 founders / 5 employees
Location
Ireland

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$35K Per Month Selling Photo Prints and Expanding International

The Canvas Works, a small, independent photo printing website based in County Cork that specialises in canvas and framed prints, has launched sites in the UK and US and will soon roll out native apps on iOS and Android; founder Patrick Ryan says the Irish company, which has focused exclusively on the domestic market until now, is earning a monthly income of up to $50,000, with "great potential" for growth.

Read by 6,551 founders

24. HUSKYBEARD

HUSKYBEARD is a dropshipping men's grooming products started by Ray Moyers in 2016. HUSKYBEARD uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$3.5K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
Queen Creek, Arizona, USA

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Growing And Selling An Online Beard Care Business

A 22-year-old Korean American entrepreneur shares the story of how he pivoted from a beard growth cosmetic business to a beard care brand, built a strong community with a 30% customer retention rate, and scaled to a six-figure revenue with primarily Facebook ads.

Read by 16,320 founders

25. Encircled

Encircled is a women's clothing line started by Kristi Soomer in 2012. Encircled uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$200K / month
Team
1 founders / 10 employees
Location
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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Embracing A Minimalist Wardrobe And Building A Business Around It

Encircled is a sustainable fashion brand that has achieved over 300% growth in the past two years through a direct-to-consumer eCommerce model and a focus on versatile, responsibly-made, and timeless designs, with a marketing strategy that emphasizes content and email.

Read by 5,296 founders

26. OceanZen

OceanZen is a women's clothing line started by Steph Gabriel in 2014. OceanZen uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$25K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees
Location
Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia

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Starting A Sustainable Swimwear Label As A Solo Founder

OceanZen is a successful sustainable swimwear brand that has manufactured and sold thousands of bikinis worldwide, after being launched by Steph with only $5000 in her final year at university.

Read by 14,005 founders

27. Engravers Guild

Engravers Guild is a personalized gift business started by Elliot Bishton in 2017. Engravers Guild uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$200K / month
Team
1 founders / 7 employees
Location
London, England, United Kingdom

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Starting A Personalized Gift Retailer Online and Growing to $30k/month

Engravers Guild, an online personalised gift retailer, has expanded its collection from seven cufflink pairs to over 200 lines and now turns over more than $30,000 per month, a significant increase from its $3,000 turnover 18 months ago.

Read by 7,804 founders

28. Rescue Chocolate

Rescue Chocolate is a chocolate maker started by Sarah Gross Feoli in 2010. Rescue Chocolate uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$12K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees
Location
New York, USA

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Selling Dog-Themed Chocolate and Donating All Profits to Animal Rescue

Rescue Chocolate is an NYC-based vegan, organic and fair-traded chocolate company that donates profits to animal rescue organizations and has partnered with hundreds of fundraising groups in 8 years.

Read by 6,536 founders

29. Goods That Matter

Goods That Matter is a benefit corporation started by Tippy Tippens in 2010. Goods That Matter uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$5K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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How I Started A Benefit Corporation Earning $5K/Month

Goods that Matter is a Benefit Corporation focused on eco-friendly products that also give back to social and environmental causes, with $31k donated and a goal of $1 million, using handmade local makers, research and development, and a mix of online, wholesale, and brick-and-mortar sales channels.

Read by 4,745 founders

30. Crawford Denim and Vintage Co.

Crawford Denim and Vintage Co. is a denim brand started by Susie Shaughnessy in 2013. Crawford Denim and Vintage Co. uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$2K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees
Location
Manhattan Beach, California, USA

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Being A Maker And Launching A Premium Denim Brand

Learn how Susie Shaughnessy created Crawford Denim and Vintage Co, a small-batch denim brand that mixes vintage and modern styles and is made in California from USA goods and deadstock and how she scaled back the business last year and is focusing on incremental growth and working with boutiques and increasing unique denim styles.

Read by 6,986 founders

31. BrüMate

BrüMate is a drinkware brand started by Dylan Jacob in 2016. BrüMate uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$12M / month
Team
1 founders / 57 employees
Location
Denver, Colorado, USA

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I Grew A Drinkware Brand To $1.1M/Month At 23 Years Old

BruMate is a successful insulated drinkware brand focused on the adult beverage community, with a flagship product that generated $2.1M in sales in 2017 and is now doing over $1.1M per month in sales, with plans to do $20M this year.

Read by 106,592 founders

32. Suffolk Latch Company

Suffolk Latch Company is a furniture business started by Carl Benson in 2007. Suffolk Latch Company uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$70K / month
Team
1 founders / 7 employees
Location
Clare, England, United Kingdom

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How I Started A Small Online Retail Business Making $45K/Month

Suffolk Latch Company, an online store specialising in traditional and hand forged ironmongery, has experienced a 20% increase in turnover compared to the previous year despite economic turbulence, attracting and retaining customers through a multi-pronged approach of Google ad campaigns, reviews and social media, blog articles, and selling through eBay and Amazon.

Read by 7,568 founders

33. Jamie Clawson

Jamie Clawson is a leather business started by Jamie Clawson in 2011. Jamie Clawson uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$4K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
New York, USA

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Being A Solo Founder and Manufacturing Your Own Products

A designer founded a leather manufacturing business which started as a one-person operation, costs were kept low by making products to order and the most cost-effective way of attracting and retaining new customers was through email and newsletters.

Read by 4,864 founders

34. Cape Whoopies, Maine's Gourmet Whoopie Pie LLC

Cape Whoopies, Maine's Gourmet Whoopie Pie LLC is a dessert boxes store started by Marcia Wiggins in 2013. Cape Whoopies, Maine's Gourmet Whoopie Pie LLC uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$80K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
South Portland, Maine, USA

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Building A $200K/Year Pie Business From Our Home Kitchen

Cape Whoopies increased their total sales by 40% by partnering with a coffee shop, scaled their business up by doubling their equipment and incorporating temperature-tracking computer chips to test the temperature for shipping, and grew by 150%, making 47% of sales online and the remaining 53% from their brick & mortar storefront.

Read by 11,829 founders

35. QALO

QALO is a jewelry making business started by KC Holiday in 2013. QALO uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$2M / month
Team
2 founders / 45 employees
Location
Santa Ana, California, USA

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How KC Holiday Built QALO, A $100MM Silicone Ring Business

QALO co-founders transformed the jewelry industry with their innovative focus on product evolution, resulting in over 2 million community members and more than $100M in revenue since 2013.

Read by 28,828 founders

36. Kitchen Safe

Kitchen Safe is a tupperware business started by David Krippendorf in 2012. Kitchen Safe uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$150K / month
Team
3 founders / 18 employees
Location
Southlake, Texas, USA

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Transforming One Idea Into A $150K/Month Business

The founder of Kitchen Safe, David Krippendorf, invented the world's first time-lock container that has helped customers avoid snacking on junk food along with other temptations, with over half of the users also using it for other non-food related items such as cell phones, cigarettes, and credit cards.

Read by 9,890 founders

37. GhostBed by Nature's Sleep

GhostBed by Nature's Sleep is a bedding company started by Marc Werner in 2001. GhostBed by Nature's Sleep uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Team
2 founders / 100 employees

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38. Sole Bicycles

Sole Bicycles is a bicycle company started by Jonathan Shriftman in 2009. Sole Bicycles uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$250K / month
Team
2 founders / 14 employees
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

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How We've Generated $10M In Sales With Our Online Bicycle Business

Solé Bicycles is a direct-to-consumer, lifestyle brand that has sold over 40,000 bicycles, generating over $10M in sales with only $300k of capital raised through collaborations, word-of-mouth marketing, and local community engagement.

Read by 8,075 founders

39. Igloohome

Igloohome is an IoT startup started by Anthony Chow in 2017. Igloohome uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$400K / month
Team
3 founders / 35 employees
Location
Singapore, Singapore

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Designing Smart Locks For Airbnbs And Growing To $5M/Year

Igloohome, the partner of Airbnb, creates smart locks and lockboxes that enable property owners to grant access to their properties remotely, via a mobile app in over 80 countries to great reviews.

Read by 6,571 founders

40. KPOP Foods

KPOP Foods is a hot sauce business started by Theo Lee in 2017. KPOP Foods uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$200K / month
Team
2 founders / 5 employees
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA

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How Two Students Made $100K Bringing Korean Hot Sauce To America

KPOP Foods, a Korean food company, generated nearly $100,000 in revenue since last year through its successful Kickstarter campaign and Amazon's Choice badge; they have entered over 90 specialty stores throughout the west coast and are currently raising an investment round to expand their distribution into major retailers and are launching new sauces later this year.

Read by 9,744 founders

41. ALTRD

ALTRD is a sewing and alteration business started by Saara Hafeez in 2018. ALTRD uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$1K / month
Team
2 founders / 0 employees
Location
New York, New York, USA

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These Two Founders Started An On-Demand Clothing Alterations Startup

ALTRD is a clothing alteration service launched by two socially oriented entrepreneurs that connects customers with skilled immigrant women tailors in New York who work from home and has already built an impressive team of 25 experts while making an effort to offer convenient and quality tailoring solutions as well as opportunities for women in need of work.

Read by 7,949 founders

42. Love Is Project

Love Is Project is a jewelry product started by Chrissie Lam in 2017. Love Is Project uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$200K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees
Location
San Francisco, California, USA

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Selling $1.2M Love Bracelets For A Good Cause

Love Is Project generated over $1.2 million in revenue by utilizing a "Pay It Forward" business model, creating 1,200+ jobs for female artisans around the world, and utilizing storytelling to attract and retain customers.

Read by 8,473 founders

43. Dollop Gourmet

Dollop Gourmet is an online food business started by Heather Saffer in 2014. Dollop Gourmet uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$30K / month
Team
1 founders / 1 employees
Location
Rochester, New York, USA

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Dollop Gourmet: How Heather Saffer Grew Her Vegan Frosting Business to $30K/mo

Dollop Gourmet, a better-for-you gourmet frosting and dessert dip company, went from a successful brick-and-mortar bakery to a packaged food product in Wegmans and other retail stores, doing $30,000 a month in sales with a new flavor and snack product on the horizon, while Founder and CEO Heather Saffer is developing a business coaching program for aspiring and present entrepreneurs.

Read by 6,764 founders

44. CoziGo

CoziGo is a children's clothing business started by Emma Lovell in 2015. CoziGo uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$26K / month
Team
1 founders / 2 employees
Location
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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How Emma Lovell Built A $26K/mo Baby Stroller Business

Case Study: CoziGo, a pop-up sleep & sun cover for strollers and car seats that helps babies sleep on the go, generated a gross profit margin of 57% and net profit margin of 25%, with a 420% increase in sales in 2017 and a recent UK distribution partnership, with a focus on expanding to the US market next.

Read by 9,912 founders

45. Peaceful Fruits

Peaceful Fruits is a food startup started by Evan Delahanty in 2014. Peaceful Fruits uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$15K / month
Team
4 founders / 4 employees
Location
Akron, Ohio, USA

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Peaceful Fruits: Growing A Fruit Snack Business For A Good Cause

Peaceful Fruits, an award-winning for-profit social enterprise, sells organic, clean label, natural fruit snacks and has gone from $8,000 in sales in 2015 to $150,000 in 2017, employing 30 people with disabilities in their production facility and is an excellent example of a successful, mission-based business.

Read by 8,172 founders

46. Pain Care Labs a dba of MMJ Labs

Pain Care Labs a dba of MMJ Labs is a medical device company started by Amy Baxter MD in 2006. Pain Care Labs a dba of MMJ Labs uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$208K / month
Team
1 founders / 7 employees
Location
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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How A Doctor Got On Shark Tank And Saved 31M People From Pain

Pain Care Labs, founded by a pediatric emergency doctor after inventing a vibrating ice pack bee, Buzzy, has sold over 31 million units while focusing on non-pharmaceutical pain relief, and recently launched a crowdfunding campaign for their latest product, DuoTherm.

Read by 24,342 founders

47. SmartyPits

SmartyPits is a deodorant brand started by Stacia Guzzo in 2014. SmartyPits uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$183K / month
Team
2 founders / 13 employees
Location
Bend, OR, USA

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How Stacia Guzzo Pivoted and Started A $58K/Month Deodorant Product

SmartyPits is a fast-growing deodorant company that has gone from making under $100,000 in 2016 to making over $500,000 by Q3 2018, after the founder's experience as a breast cancer survivor led to developing an aluminum-free deodorant.

Read by 13,472 founders

48. Outlaw

Outlaw is a soap business started by Danielle Vincent in 2013. Outlaw uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$380K / month
Team
2 founders / 13 employees
Location
Sparks, NV, USA

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Leaving The Cubicle To Start A $23K/Month Soap Company

Outlaw Soaps, a soap company that started with just $13.72 of supplies, now makes an average of $23,000/month, with 46% of website orders from repeat customers who are loyal to the company's unique products and top-notch customer service.

Read by 24,121 founders

49. LEVDisplay

LEVDisplay is an electronics store started by Jeff Olson in 2017. LEVDisplay uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$4K / month
Team
1 founders / 0 employees
Location
Denver, Colorado, USA

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Starting An Amazon Business As A Bartender

LEVdisplay is a unique e-commerce business that began by creating levitating wooden planters, selling 150 units on Amazon over the holidays, and is currently earning 50% margin on sales before expanding into two new product lines next year.

Read by 4,542 founders

50. Crimibox

Crimibox is a mystery game store started by Jimmy Cowe in 2017. Crimibox uses Shopify Payments for their business.

Revenue
$85K / month
Team
1 founders / 5 employees
Location
Ghent, Belgium

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$8K Per Month Side Project Helping People Solve Murder Cases

Belgian-based Crimibox has sold over 4,000 crime-solving games with monthly revenue of $8,000 and a retention rate above 38%, featuring real-life police files, an accompanying app, and a host of fictional suspects.

Read by 10,648 founders

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