Linx’s Competitors, Revenue, Number of Employees, Funding, Acquisitions & News

Linx is a Brazilian software company that provides retail management, ERP and POS solutions for automotive, E-commerce and construction sectors. Read more

Alberto Menache's photo - CEO of Linx

CEO

Alberto Menache

CEO Approval Rating

88/100

Founded:

1985

Status:

PublicSubsidiary of StoneCo Ltd.NYSELINX3

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TOTVS is Linx's top competitor. TOTVS is headquartered in Santana, São Paulo, and was founded in 1983. Like Linx, TOTVS also operates in the Application Software field. TOTVS generates 504% the revenue of Linx.

Locaweb is seen as one of Linx's top competitors. Locaweb's headquarters is in Vila Andrade, São Paulo, and was founded in 1997. Like Linx, Locaweb also works within the Application Software industry. Locaweb generates 52% of Linx's revenue.

Sinqia has been one of Linx's top competitors. Sinqia was founded in 1996, and its headquarters is in Sao Paulo, São Paulo. Like Linx, Sinqia also works within the Application Software field. Sinqia has 2,550 fewer employees than Linx.

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Quarterly and Annual Revenue

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Annual Revenue

$183.1M

Linx's revenue is the ranked 10th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 3.8B. Over the last four quarters, Linx's revenue has decreased by 4.7%. Specifically, in Q2 2020's revenue was $45.1M; in Q1 2020, it was $40.6M; in Q4 2019, it was $138.3M; in Q3 2019, Linx's revenue was $47.3M.

Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Humanus

Sep 2020

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$2.6M
Humanus develops a cloud-based HR platform that provides payroll management and HCM solutions for businesses.
Neemo Delivery App

Feb 2020

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$4.1M
Neemo designs and develops web and mobile-based applications that allow users to order food and get delivery services from restaurants.
PinPag

Jan 2020

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$32.1M
PinPag is a provider of customized installment solutions for industrial and commercial sectors.
Hiper Software SA

Apr 2019

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$4.6M
Hiper Software is a SaaS-based platform that offers inventory control, in-store cash flow and financial management solutions for retailers.
Digital Commerce Group

Jun 2018

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$12.9M
DCG is a technology development company that specializes in building e-commerce as a service platform for digital sales requirements.

These are all the companies that Linx has acquired. Linx has acquired 7 companies and its latest acquisition was Humanus in Sep 2020. Humanus develops a cloud-based HR platform that provides payroll management and HCM solutions for businesses.

Linx Funding History

$265.1M$572.5M

Since Linx was founded in 1985, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Linx has raised $572.5M. Linx's last funding round was on Jun 2019 for a total of $307.4M

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IPO
Jun 2019
$307.4M

IPO
Feb 2013
$265.1M
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Total Funding: $572.5M

Since Linx was founded in 1985, it has participated in 2 rounds of funding. In total Linx has raised $572.5M. Linx's last funding round was on Jun 2019 for a total of $307.4M

Investments

No recent investments found related to Linx

Linx News

September 4, 2020linx

Material Fact - Acquisition of Humanus

Linx SA (B3: LINX3; NYSE: LINX) in compliance with the provisions of Article 157, § 4, of Law 6,404,... See more »
August 17, 2020LatAm List

StoneCo and Linx partner to bring integrated financial services to merchants in Brazil

LatamList - StoneCo, a Brazilian fintech, announced the merging of the company with Linx, a leading r... See more »
August 17, 2020Contxto

Companies in Brazil are brewing a bidding war for Linx

Contxto - A bidding war may be brewing in Brazil. Almost a week ago, fintech Stone announced it would... See more »
August 12, 2020Picante Today

Linx Grows 11% in Net Revenue in the Second Quarter of 2020 Compared to the Same Period In 2019

SÃO PAULO-(BUSINESS WIRE)-Linx closed the 2Q20 with gross revenue of BRL 246.3 million. The indicator... See more »
August 12, 2020Seeking Alpha

Linx reports Q2 results

August 12, 2020Unique Finance

Stone Enters Business Combination Agreement With Linx

Email Print Friendly Share SÃO PAULO, Brazil, Aug. 11, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - StoneCo Ltd. (Nasdaq: ... See more »
August 12, 2020Contxto

Stone buys Linx for ~US$1.1 billion. If who controls the hardware controls the world, will regulators allow it?

Contxto - In a 90 percent cash, 10 percent equity deal, Brazilian Stone is allegedly acquiring Linx, ... See more »

Linx Blogs

September 23, 2020Linx Blog

Como superar o desafio do planejamento de estoques na Black Friday?

Compre menos do que devia e você perde vendas. Compre mais, e o estoque pode encalhar. Saiba como omn... See more »
September 23, 2020Linx Blog

O impacto da gestão digital no varejo

A digitalização do varejo libera o ser humano para fazer o que sabe fazer melhor e transfor... See more »
September 23, 2020Linx Blog

Armazenamento de documentos: por que migrar para o digital?

A quantidade de informações geradas por uma empresa é enorme, especialmente quando est... See more »
September 23, 2020Linx Blog

3 estratégias para ter mais agilidade no atendimento ao cliente!

A fidelização é o caminho mais indicado para quem deseja atingir objetivos relevantes ... See more »
September 22, 2020Linx Blog

Black Friday: como vender mais digitalizando pagamentos?

A transformação digital já estava a todo vapor. Com a pandemia da Covid-19 e o per&#23... See more »
September 21, 2020Linx Blog

Conhecer bem o cliente: estratégia fundamental para negócios de beleza e estética

Todo cliente gosta de se sentir único e de ser especial. Por conta disso, temos notado mudan&#23... See more »
September 21, 2020Linx Blog

Saiba o que é food service e quais são as principais tendências!

Diante dos desafios da pandemia, os bares e restaurantes vêm adotando novas estratégias par... See more »

Linx Press Releases

January 13, 2020Business Wire

Rappi Announces Partnership With Linx to Enhance Its Platform

SÃO PAULO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Partnership will combine Linx customer base with the convenience of the s... See more »
November 14, 2019Business Wire

Linx Grows 13.0% in Net Revenue in the Third Quarter of 2019 Compared to the Same Period Of 2018

SÃO PAULO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Linx grows 13.0% in net revenue in the third quarter of 2019 compared to ... See more »
October 18, 2017linx.com.br

LINX EXPANDS DIGITAL STRATEGY WITH ACQUISITION OF SHOPBACK

Linx, the leader in retail management software, announces the acquisition of ShopBack. The company ha... See more »
October 18, 2017linx.com.br

LINX EXPANDS DIGITAL STRATEGY WITH ACQUISITION OF SHOPBACK

Linx, the leader in retail management software, announces the acquisition of ShopBack. The company ha... See more »
January 18, 2016PR Newswire

Givex and Linx Secure Partnership

The companies have come together to provide proven tools to the Brazilian market, that help businesse... See more »

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Av. dra Ruth Cardoso, 7221 Edifício Birmann 21

Pinheiros, São Paulo05425-902

55-11-2103-2400

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Overview

Linx is a Brazilian software company that provides retail management, ERP and POS solutions for automotive, E-commerce and construction sectors. Linx was founded in 1985. Linx's headquarters is located in Pinheiros, São Paulo, BR 05425-902. It has rai...

CEO

Linx's CEO, Alberto Menache, currently has an approval rating of 88%. Linx's primary competitors are TOTVS, Locaweb & Sinqia.

Website

linx.com.br

Frequently Asked Questions about Linx

  1. When was Linx founded?

    Linx was founded in 1985
  2. Who is Linx's CEO?

    Linx's CEO is Alberto Menache
  3. How much revenue does Linx generate?

    Linx generates $183.1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Linx have?

    Linx has historically raised $572.5M in funding
  1. Where is Linx's headquarters?

    Linx's headquarters is in Pinheiros São Paulo, BR
  2. How many employees does Linx have?

    Linx has 3,650 employees
  3. What sector does Linx operate in?

    Linx is in Application Software, Internet Software, IT Services
  4. Who are Linx's competitors?

    Linx's top competitors are TOTVS, Locaweb, Sinqia