Instacart’s Canadian GM on Building an Ecommerce Platform

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Andy Anthony, General Manager of Instacart Canada, a digital-first, on-demand delivery service that brings groceries straight to your house. Instacart was recently valued at $4.2 billion USD. We spoke to him about building a successful ecommerce platform.

  • NameAndy Anthony
  • Position: General Manager, Canada
  • CompanyInstacart
  • Team: 420 globally with 70 in Toronto
  • Launch: 2012 — launched in Canada 2017

I think Canadians are a little surprised with just how consistently fast our service delivers and, as the first service of its kind in Canada, it’s been awesome to really wow our customers.