Gousto, a trading name of SCA Investments Limited, is a British meal kit retailer that supplies subscribers with recipe kit boxes which include ready-measured, fresh ingredients and easily followed recipes.

Gousto is reinventing dinnertime with their easy-to-follow recipes and precisely-measured ingredients, delivered to your door. 

Gousto was founded in 2012 by Timo Boldt and James Carter. The company is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.


Gousto provides consumers with a steady stream of over 60 various recipe box kits delivered fresh to their doorstep. The Company’s proprietary algorithms maximises speed of pick, daily volumes and pick accuracy, whilst minimising cost and food waste.


Gousto provides all ingredients in their right proportions to cook delicious meals at home while reducing food waste. Its used data and artificial intelligence powers all its operations including its automated fulfilment centre in Spalding, Lincolnshire.


Gousto works on a subscription model and can be put on hold as per customers’ availability. To date, the platform has delivered over 1 million meals.


Gousto is backed by SoftBank Vision Fund 2, BGF Ventures, HSBC and Barclays, MMC Ventures, Perwyn, Unilever Ventures, Angel CoFund, and others. The company raised $230M in a Secondary placement on Feb 24, 2022. This brings Gousto's total funding to $591.5M to date. Gousto was valued at a $1.7B from a financing raised on Jan 07, 2022.



  • Year founded: 2012
  • Funding Info: $591.5M over 9 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Secondary Placement)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $1.7B as of Jan 07, 2022
  • City/Town: London
  • State: London
  • Country: United Kingdom
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