Shopping questions, answered
HipSnip is a distributed network of shopping Q&A sites.
Retailers and publishers embed HipSnip into their sites, giving their audiences an easy way to get great shopping advice before they buy.
Shoppers simply ask a question on a HipSnip powered site, which is sent to the best people to answer. This includes everyone from expert retail staff to people who’ve recently shopped for similar stuff.
For shoppers HipSnip provides a single sign on service and consolidates all the advice they receive across multiple sites.
So whether they’re reading reviews on a publisher’s website or browsing options on an ecommerce store, a shopper has a convenient and trusted channel to get expert advice.
For any press enquiries you can contact Phil Woodward at:
Telephone: +44 20 7798 6097
HipSnip was founded by Phil Woodward and Jos Shepherd, who’ve been friends since studying at Oxford University together.
Before starting HipSnip Phil spent five years as a strategy consultant, advising at the board level to major consumer businesses such as Sony, Pepsi, AB Inbev. He left Mars as the most senior consultant in the London office. Phil leads the commercial side of the business.
Jos is an experienced startup CTO. After University he was co-founder of Lingo24.com, an online translation agency that has grown organically to over 150 staff. Following that he was head of IT and development at CoutureLab, a luxury online retailer. Jos leads the technical side of the business.