What is it: Washaway helps people with their laundry needs, it provides users with a convenient laundry service. Washaway will pick up the clothes from the user’s home, then it will be washed and will be delivered back to its owner.
How it works: Washaway takes household laundry and it costs 150 kr for each 4kg bag. For special garments Washaway charges per piece of clothing. In the app users can find the prices and they can indicate how much special garments they would need to be washed.
The user can select the pickup and delivery dates. Customers can pay through the app and they will receive notifications regarding their laundry. The app is only available for selected parts of Stockholm and the app is currently in Swedish.
Best for: People with busy schedules and who needs an extra hand with doing their laundry.
Value Offering: Washapp assures quality cleaning and convenience for its users. The startup has their own washing facilities. Aside from that, they have flexible pickup and delivery hours from 18-23 and their chat support is open from 7 to 23.30.
They have a wide range of garment options for its users such as office wear, formal wear, coats, jackets and many more. For these kinds of garments, Washaway not only cleans the clothes but also irons them.
Hype Level: March 2018 was the first launch of Washaway to the public. Currently, five angel investors support the startup. In 3 to 6 months they will be launching the next round of fundraising. In the future users can look forward to more services that would lengthen the life of their clothes such as maintenance, lint removing, repair and recondition.