Swappie is a Helsinki-based technology company that is building technology that allows refurbished mobile phones to go mainstream. It wants to enable everyone to be connected, affordably and responsibly. Swappie operates in the EU and the Nordics and grows strongly with 2018 sales at 8.3 million ($9.3 million) euros compared with 0.5 million a year earlier. Since its inception in August 2016, Swappie has become one of Finland’s most innovative and fastest-growing startups.
Swappie buys, tests and refurbishes all iPhone models using the latest technology and sells them with a free 12-month warranty together with a 14-day right-to-return policy. Recycling mobile phones helps the environment as it extends the life cycle of the products, keeps hazardous chemicals out of landfills and helps to preserve valuable resources.
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