LeShop.ch was founded by a group of young entrepreneurs:
Alain Nicod, Jesús Martin Garcia, Rémi Walbaum and Christian Wanner
April 2000: 25 collaborators
April 2001: 40 collaborators
April 2002: 60 collaborators
December 2002: 69 collaborators
February 2005: 74 collaborators
October 2006: 134 collaborators
October 2007: 167 collaborators
December 2009: 207 collaborators
July 2011: 220 collaborators
December 2011: 200 collaborators
April 2013: 243 collaborators
January 2014: 257 collaborators
January 2015: 292 collaborators
January 2016: 308 collaborators
January 2017: 311 collaborators
2000: 6 million francs
2001: 11.5 million francs
2002: 12.8 million francs
2003: 15.2 million francs
2004: 32.6 million francs
2005: 47.1 million francs
2006: 64.5 million francs
2007: 92.3 million francs
2008: 112 million francs
2009: 132 million francs
2010: 151.1 million francs
2011: 150 million francs
2012: 150 million francs
2013: 158.1 million francs
2014: 165 million francs
2015: 176 million francs
2016: 182.1 million francs
Part of turnover achieved via iPhone/iPad and Android smartphones
Core target group
Average shopping basket/year
2001: 158 francs
2002: 165 francs
2003: 193 francs
2004: 204 francs
2005: 214 francs
2006: 213 francs
2007: 213 francs
2008: 224 francs
2009: 228 francs
2010: 235 francs
2011: 235 francs
2012: 244 francs
2013: 248 francs
2014: LeShop.ch does not communicate this information any longer.
Percentage of customers ordering fresh products
Top 20 of sold products
Number of orders/day
0.- with delivery pass, 7.90, 13.90 or 15.90 francs per order with home delivery, depending on the purchase value.
Additional delivery fees for frozen food depend on how full the box is. If a box is filled up from 1 to 49%, Fr. 8.- delivery fees are charged and if the box is filled up to 50%, the delivery fees are free.
Free delivery at a pick-up place. The delivery fees depend on how full the box is. If a box is filled up from 1 to 49%, Fr. 8.- delivery fees are charged and if the box is filled up to 50%, the delivery fees are free.
0.- with the delivery pass, 7.90, 13.90 or 15.90 francs per order delivered into the trunk of the Volvo, depending on the purchase value.
Special shipping boxes taken back by PostLogistics along with the packaging material. Uninterrupted cold chain: the fresh produce are transported in insulated bags, the frozen foods in specially developed cool boxes containing dry ice.
Delivery boxes that the employee takes back along with packaging material.
Continuous cold chain: fresh products are transported in cooling bags, frozen foods in cool boxes with dry ice.
The purchases are handed to the customer in LeShop.ch paper bags. The customer can order frozen bags at the end of his order.
The groceries are put in the trunk of the Volvo in Leshop.ch paper bags.
Uninterrupted cold chain: the fresh produce are transported and put in the trunk in insulated bags.
Delivery / collection times
Daily deliveries from Monday through Friday between 5pm and 8pm for orders placed the previous day before midnight. Delivery on Saturday morning for orders placed on Friday before 1.30pm. In Zurich, Geneva and Lausanne, 5 delivery slots available between 4.30pm and 9pm. Deliveries from Tuesday through Friday between 8am and 5pm for orders placed two days before, before midnight. In 40 cities, delivery slots available between 9-12am, 12-2pm, 2-5pm.
Collection of the goods at the earliest 2 hours after placing the order; pick-up hours Mon-Thu 8am-8pm, Fri 8am-9pm and Sat 8am-5pm.
Daily deliveries from Monday through Friday between 9am and 9pm for orders placed the previous day before midnight. Delivery slots of 1.30 hours can be chosen. No deliveries on Saturday; the service will be progressively available in more regions.
Best e-commerce website, European Biarritz Festival
Best e-commerce website, Swiss Multimedia Award
Strategis Strategy Award, Bilan/HEC Lausanne
Best e-supermarket website in Switzerland, test made by Sonntagszeitung.ch
Best e-supermarket website in Switzerland, test made by Beobachter.ch
Best grocery shopping website in Switzerland according to the digital magazine “anthrazit”
Most convenient grocery shopping website in Switzerland according to the digital magazine “anthrazit”
“Best sustainable development partnership” award (together with Estia SA), International Logistics Solutions Show in Paris
One of the 10 best e-shops of the eating/drinking category according to the digital magazine “anthrazit”
Best of Swiss Web prize
The LeShop.ch apps for iPhone and iPad are selected for the “App Store BEST OF 2012” category in Switzerland
Bronze at „Best of Swiss Web Award“ for the project „LeShop.ch goes Mobile“ with the 3 apps for iPhone, iPad und Android
Bronze medal for our iPad app at “Best of Swiss Apps 2013”
The LeShop.ch iPad app comes in the 2nd place at the “Swiss E-Commerce Award 2014” in the category Mobile & Couch-Commerce
LeShop.ch comes in the 3rd place at the “Swiss E-Commerce Award” 2015 in the category “Multi-Channel & Logistics”