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Wish (company)

Wish (company)

Wish (formerly ContextLogic) is a company providing an e-commerce platform that allows users to shop for discounted products and have them delivered to their homes. It was founded in 2011 and is located in San Francisco, California.

Wish is a San Francisco-based e-commerce company that has a platform where users can shop for common goods at largely discounted prices. It was founded by Pete Szulczewski and Danny Zhang and has raised more than $1.6 billion over the course of nine funding rounds.


The platform is accessible via web browser or mobile application for Android or iOS systems. Users can scroll through hundreds of items, such as shoes, jewelry, smart watches, clothing, and cosmetics. A lot of the products are unique and the algorithm for the advertisements is intended to intrigue users into using the platform.

Many of the products are produced and shipped from China and can take a few weeks to arrive at the user's home. On the platform, users can see a search engine to enter items for which they are specifically looking, scroll through goods that are popular on the platform, view express items, and their own history of shopping on Wish. Users can also make a wishlist so they can save items they like and buy them at a later time.


August 1, 2019
Wish raises $300 million Series H round led by General Atlantic.
August 2019
Wish raises a $11,200,000,000 series H round from General Atlantic.
Wish is the most downloaded shopping application

In 2018, Wish was the most downloaded shopping application worldwide.

Funding Rounds


Further Resources


Meet The Billionaire Who Defied Amazon And Built Wish, The World's Most-Downloaded E-Commerce App

Parmy Olson


March 13, 2019

Peter Szulczewski, CEO of e-commerce app Wish, raised $1 billion in two years

December 7, 2016


Pomerantz LLP
June 24, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of ContextLogic Inc. ("ContextLogic" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: WISH). Such...
Rosen Law Firm, P.A.
June 16, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of ContextLogic Inc. (NASDAQ: WISH) who: (1)...
June 15, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- Consacrée à fournir des solutions de commerce électronique pratiques et simples afin d'aider les entreprises à prendre de l'expansion, à être...
June 10, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- AAK has joined forces with global confectionery, food, and pet care company Mars, several leading NGOs, and an impact investment fund to create...
Rosen Law Firm, P.A.
May 29, 2021
/PRNewswire/ -- WHY: Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of ContextLogic Inc. (NASDAQ: WISH) who: (1)...


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