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Investments

6

Portfolio Exits

4

Partners & Customers

1

About Cookpad

Cookpad (TYO: 2193) operates an online recipe-sharing platform.

Cookpad Headquarter Location

Ebisu Garden Place Tower 12F 4 Chome-20-3 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku

Tokyo, 150-6012,

Japan

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Latest Cookpad News

Cookpad's Jio Phone app puts daily recipe inspiration into the hands of 100M+ people across India

Sep 17, 2021

PRNewsWire India BENGALURU, India, Sept. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cookpad, the global recipe-sharing service and community of home cooks, today announces the launch of its app for Jio Phone.Available in six different languages (English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Tamil and Bengali) reflecting the diversity of cooking in India, Cookpad hopes to provide daily recipe inspiration to more than 100 million Jio Phone users across the country.Currently, the only app of its kind in the Jio Store, Cookpad is a recipe-sharing service and a lively community where people can browse and search over half a million community generated recipes, create and share new ideas and connect with others through cooking. "I've watched Cookpad's community in India evolve and grow over the past 4 years," said Shriniwas Mutnure, Business Head, Cookpad India. "It's like one big family that comes together to share their love of cooking, find daily inspiration and have fun together everyday. To have the opportunity to potentially welcome millions of new cooks into our community is something that the team here in India is extremely excited about. "Founded on a mission to make everyday cooking fun, Cookpad believes that helping more people to enjoy home cooking will lead to happier and healthier lives for people, communities and the planet. "We exist to make everyday cooking fun for the global population," said Tomoya Yasuda, Cookpad Global's Managing Director. "To achieve that, we need to adapt Cookpad to make it accessible to even more people. We're pleased to have been able to work with Jio Phone to extend our offering to over 100 million people in India. This is a significant step towards fulfilling our mission. "Jio Phone users can join Cookpad for free using their Facebook account or email address. As well as providing access to community recipes, Cookpad regularly hosts weekly recipe challenges, events, workshops and helps to connect like-minded people across the cooking community.About CookpadCookpad is the world's largest recipe sharing service and global community of home cooks. Around 100 million people across the world use Cookpad every month, and over 6 million recipes have been created by people in more than 70 countries. Cookpad launched in India in 2017 with the aim of becoming a source of simple and delicious everyday cooking inspiration, supporting the country's keen interest in home cooking. Over half a million recipes have been shared on Cookpad India to date.Cookpad is available in six different languages in India on mobile app and web.English:  https://cookpad.com/in Hindi : https://cookpad.com/in-hi Bengali:  https://cookpad.com/in-bn Gujarati : https://cookpad.com/in-gu Tamil : https://cookpad.com/in-ta Marathi: https://cookpad.com/in-mrPhoto: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/1626605/Cookpad_Author_Community_Event.jpg   Advertisements

Cookpad Investments

6 Investments

Cookpad has made 6 investments. Their latest investment was in CookpadTV as part of their Corporate Minority on April 4, 2018.

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Cookpad Investments Activity

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Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

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4/2/2018

Corporate Minority

CookpadTV

Yes

2

2/5/2016

Seed

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$99M

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10

10/24/2014

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

9/25/2014

Series A

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$99M

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10

1/15/2014

Corporate Minority

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$99M

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10

Date

4/2/2018

2/5/2016

10/24/2014

9/25/2014

1/15/2014

Round

Corporate Minority

Seed

Seed VC

Series A

Corporate Minority

Company

CookpadTV

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New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

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2

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Cookpad Portfolio Exits

4 Portfolio Exits

Cookpad has 4 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was WILLFU on May 10, 2021.

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5/10/2021

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Cookpad Acquisitions

8 Acquisitions

Cookpad acquired 8 companies. Their latest acquisition was Oishi Kenko on July 01, 2016.

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Total Funding

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7/1/2016

Seed VC

$5.47M

Spinoff / Spinout

1

6/15/2015

Acquired

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$99M

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6/1/2015

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$99M

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10/30/2014

Unattributed VC

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$991

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10

4/22/2014

Corporate Minority

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$991

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Date

7/1/2016

6/15/2015

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4/22/2014

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Total Funding

$5.47M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

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Cookpad Partners & Customers

1 Partners and customers

Cookpad has 1 strategic partners and customers. Cookpad recently partnered with Yahoo! on June 6, 2012.

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Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

6/8/2012

Partner

Yahoo!

United States

Asiajin » Yahoo Japan Teams Up With Recipe Portal Cookpad

Yahoo , the country 's biggest website with 1.6 billion page views per day , will enter a partnership with Cookpad , a popular recipe site , according to a report by business daily The Nikkei .

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Date

6/8/2012

Type

Partner

Business Partner

Yahoo!

Country

United States

News Snippet

Asiajin » Yahoo Japan Teams Up With Recipe Portal Cookpad

Yahoo , the country 's biggest website with 1.6 billion page views per day , will enter a partnership with Cookpad , a popular recipe site , according to a report by business daily The Nikkei .

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1

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