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Founded Year



Series A | Alive

Total Raised


Last Raised

$15M | 3 yrs ago

About Shop-Ware

Shop-Ware delivers professional-grade innovation to independent automotive service providers via an enterprise-grade software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform for shop management. Its solutions include digital, cloud-based repair orders with native vehicle inspections, rich media, and customer live chat support, real-time shop workflow, and more. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Headquarters Location

475 9th Street

San Francisco, California, 94103,

United States




Research containing Shop-Ware

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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Shop-Ware in 1 CB Insights research brief, most recently on Jul 20, 2021.

Shop-Ware Patents

Shop-Ware has filed 4 patents.

The 3 most popular patent topics include:

  • pricing
  • electronic toll collection
  • road congestion charge schemes
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Pricing, Mechanism design, Electronic toll collection, Corporate finance, Road congestion charge schemes


Application Date


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Related Topics

Pricing, Mechanism design, Electronic toll collection, Corporate finance, Road congestion charge schemes



Latest Shop-Ware News

Earthling Automotive Launches as the Future of Independent Electric Vehicle Repair

Apr 3, 2023

News provided by Share this article Share this article SF-based hybrid repair shop Luscious Garage becomes Earthling Automotive to service growing EV market in California SAN FRANCISCO, April 3, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Earthling Automotive, formerly known as Luscious Garage, opens its doors to provide expert electric vehicle (EV) and hybrid repair services in the San Francisco Bay Area. Under the leadership of CEO Carolyn Coquillette, Earthling Automotive will serve the growing EV market, setting a new standard for the independent automotive repair industry. CEO Carolyn Coquillette. Carolyn Coquillette is the co-founder and owner of Earthling Automotive. She started Luscious Garage as the lead technician and owner in 2007. She is also the Founder and CEO of Shop-Ware, the automotive aftermarket's premier platform for shop management. Carolyn has been working in the automotive industry for over 15 years. Jack Rosebro, Head of EV Training at Earthling Automotive and Carolyn Coquillette, CEO at Earthling Automotive. The premier EV and hybrid service repair shop in the San Francisco Bay Area. Using specialized inventory and tools, and calling upon over 15 years of hands-on experience, our technicians have the expertise to serve Tesla, Prius and other hybrid and EV vehicles. We offer classes in EV and hybrid repair and maintenance to share our knowledge and accelerate EV adoption. "Vehicle innovation, consumer adaptation, and California's push for EV adoption demanded that we rethink our Aftermarket service concept from the ground up," says Coquillette. "Earthling Automotive proudly offers independent EV and hybrid service at a fair price, based on 16 years of experience in the Bay Area. Our mission is to lead the Aftermarket's adaptation to hybrid and EV platforms." Coquillette, who started Luscious Garage in 2007 as a hybrid-dedicated repair shop, and is also the Founder and CEO of the SaaS auto repair software Shop-Ware , saw the need to transition her repair business to meet the increasing demand for EV repair in San Francisco. Earthling Automotive has been built from the ground up with Tesla in mind, and is equipped with the expert technicians, tools, and technologies to fill the burgeoning need for convenient, personalized and affordable service for all Tesla makes and models, as well as other electric vehicles. Luscious Garage will close as a repair shop at 9th Street on April 3rd, but the facility will continue operations as Earthling Automotive's new training facility, offering hands-on electric vehicle training to technicians and instructors in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond. Tesla and Prius platforms underpin the initial EV and hybrid classes, already open for registration . Earthling Automotive will celebrate its grand opening at 5:30pm on April 19th, 2023 at 615 Bayshore Blvd, San Francisco. Members of the media are invited to the ribbon cutting celebration. For more information, visit Earthling Automotive or email [email protected] . For media inquiries, please contact Jennifer Grinold, Head of Marketing at: [email protected] or 925-885-9336. About Earthling Automotive: Earthling Automotive ( ), formerly Luscious Garage, is the leading electric vehicle (EV) and hybrid repair shop and technician training center in the SF Bay Area, located at 615 Bayshore Blvd in San Francisco, California. With a focus on providing the highest level of customer service and EV and hybrid technical expertise, Earthling Automotive sets a new standard for EV automotive repair. SOURCE Earthling Automotive

Shop-Ware Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Shop-Ware founded?

    Shop-Ware was founded in 2013.

  • Where is Shop-Ware's headquarters?

    Shop-Ware's headquarters is located at 475 9th Street, San Francisco.

  • What is Shop-Ware's latest funding round?

    Shop-Ware's latest funding round is Series A.

  • How much did Shop-Ware raise?

    Shop-Ware raised a total of $15M.

  • Who are the investors of Shop-Ware?

    Investors of Shop-Ware include Insight Partners and Bosch.

  • Who are Shop-Ware's competitors?

    Competitors of Shop-Ware include AutoLeap, Tekmetric, Bolt On Technology, Shopmonkey, Quik and 7 more.


Compare Shop-Ware to Competitors

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AutoVitals is a company that focuses on providing digital solutions for the independent auto repair shop industry. The company offers a range of services including digital vehicle inspections, workflow automation, customer retention management, and digital marketing. These services aim to enhance the operational efficiency of auto repair shops and drive their profitable growth. It is based in Santa Barbara, California.

AutoLeap Logo

AutoLeap operates as a software-as-a-service (Saas) platform for the automotive sector. It provides repair software that aims to help local garages manage, understand, and grow their business. It offers features such as automated invoices, artificial intelligence (AI) based customer communication, fleet management, invoicing, payments, predictive maintenance, and more. The company was founded in 2019 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

Shopmonkey Logo

Shopmonkey develops shop management software. It offers a mobile application, data migration, integration, and financing providing its services for auto repair, marine repair, tire shops, and more. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Morgan Hill, California.


Kukui is a technology company that operates in the auto repair industry. The company offers a comprehensive marketing platform for auto repair shops, providing services such as user-friendly websites, customer relationship management (CRM), and various digital marketing tools. Kukui primarily serves the auto repair industry. It was founded in 2011 and is based in Roseville, California.

Tekmetric Logo

Tekmetric is a company that specializes in the development of management software, operating within the technology and automotive industries. The company's main product is a cloud-based shop management system designed for auto repair professionals, offering features such as digital vehicle inspections, real-time reporting, integrated payments, and multi-shop management. The software is primarily used by auto repair shops to streamline operations, enhance customer communication, and make informed business decisions. It was founded in 2016 and is based in Houston, Texas.

Shop Boss

Shop Boss focuses on providing software solutions in the automotive repair industry. The company offers a range of products that facilitate the smooth running of auto repair shops, including features for appointment scheduling, invoicing, vehicle maintenance lookup, digital vehicle inspection, parts and tire fitment ordering, and customer communication via text messaging and live chat. These services primarily cater to the automotive repair industry, with solutions tailored for franchise repair shops, multiple-location shops, and single-location shops. It was founded in 2012 and is based in San Diego, California.


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