Webvan

  • Where Webvan Failed And How Home Delivery 2.0 Could Succeed

    Where Webvan Failed And How Home Delivery 2.0 Could Succeed

    Webvan is well-known as the poster child of the dot-com “excess” bubble that led to the tech market crash in 2000. Business schools study Webvan’s overly ambitious rush to the biggest IPO to date in Silicon Valley, as a prime example of what to avoid doing while scaling. Are those mistakes being repeated a dozen years later in the slew of activity — even… Read More