Team & History

What is Yuka’s mission ? 🥕

Yuka’s goal is to improve consumer health by helping them make sense of product labels and make better choices for their health. Our vision is that through informed purchasing, consumers will be able…

julie.chapon@yuka.io
Updated 2 weeks ago by julie.chapon@yuka.io

Where did this idea come from? 💡

Benoit, the co-founders, is a father of three and wanted to buy only the best food products for his family. But he was lost in a dietary jungle trying to decipher every label. He realized how helpful…

julie.chapon@yuka.io
Updated 2 weeks ago by julie.chapon@yuka.io

Why is it called Yuka?

When the time came to name the app, Benoit’s wife provided the inspiration. She comes from Mexico, from the state of Yucatán! So Yuka was named in honor of that beautiful region, and a love that has…

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 2 weeks ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

Who are the founders ?

Benoit (on the left) is 37 years old and is a graduate of the ESDES Business School. After his studies, he spent ten years working in purchasing in the insurance and banking industries. When he decid…

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 2 weeks ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

Who's behind Yuka?

Today, Yuka's a team of 11 people who are committed to creating a meaningful project : First, there are the three founders: Julie, François and Benoit. Julie is in charge of communication and content…

Marie
Updated 2 weeks ago by Marie

How can I support Yuka ? 🤩

You can support Yuka in several ways : 1) By leaving us a 5-star rating 🌟on the App Store or Play Store 2) By subscribing to our paid version which offers additional features. Thank you ❤️

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 2 weeks ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

Where is the team located ? 🏠

From July 2017 to July 2018, the Yuka team was located in Station F, the world's largest start up campus located in Paris. In August of 2018, Yuka moved into its own headquarters in the center of Par…

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 2 weeks ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

I would like to join Yuka's team. How can I do so?

Job postings are available here. You can apply directly via this link, including unsolicited applications.

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 3 hours ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

Why did you choose .io as a domain name?

We chose.io because it was the only domain name that was still available (.com was already taken). It has no specific bearing on the project, but it's common in the world of technology to use.io for…

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 1 month ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

How do I contact the team ? ✉️

If you would like to report an error, a problem or simply make a suggestion, you can contact us via the contact form. If you're a journalist, you can address your questions to Ophélia via email at: o…

Ophélia Bierschwale
Updated 2 weeks ago by Ophélia Bierschwale

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