Selected from hundreds of companies for Microsoft Ventures Accelerator
SelfPoint was founded in 2012 by a talented team with an extensive background in retail, POS and e-commerce. Our mission is to bring all grocery stores online, regardless of their size - from local markets and “mom-and-pop” shops to large supermarkets.
The online grocery space is growing at a breakneck speed, with a number of analyst reports predicting an annual growth of 13% - 26% percent. Grocers who are not online in the next few years will find themselves struggling to survive against large chain supermarkets and emerging major players in the online grocery market.
Small to medium size grocery stores wishing to go online face a number of challenges. Excessive costs and a prolonged, time-consuming process are just some of the deterrents. Furthermore, an online grocery, unlike other e-commerce sites, must list thousands of items and create a user-friendly shopping experience where customers can purchase multiple items in a short period of time
SelfPoint has created the solution that enables every grocery store to move online. We offer a state of the art online grocery platform, which integrates directly into your point of sale system. In a matter of days, groceries can have their full catalog available to their customers on an attractive, custom branded e-commerce site - no matter if it’s 100 items or 100,000!
Bringing together top retail, POS and e-commerce professionals
Mike Haaf joined Self Point as a Board Member in October and was elevated to the position of CEO in March. His vast experience in the grocery space includes stints as EVP and General Manager of Lucky Supermarkets and SVP of Sales, Marketing and Business Strategy for Food Lion.
Head of UX at Retalix. Has 15 years of Product Management and UX experience at innovative Israeli start-ups. Lectures and mentor at the IDC & Google. She is also a founder at Sizer, a solution for online fashion.
Guy Korland, PhD
15 years of executive IT experience as VP of R&D at GigaSpaces, a computer software company. He is also the founder and CTO of shopetti, an online shopping app
Long-term venture capital advisor. Former head of business development for Panoramic Power and Better Place.
Previous head of e-com for Kahn Lucas, Ground Link and 1-800-Flowers, Managing Director Commerce, R/GA.
VP Business Development
Former head of business development for Impax Media.
Self Point Leadership Team
Left to right: Amit Nisenbaum, Orlee Tal, Mendel Gniwisch, Mayer Gniwisch, Mike Haaf, Duke Marr, Guy Korland.