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
Updated 6 days ago by Julie

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
Updated 2 months ago by Julie

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
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

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
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

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 months 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
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

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
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

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
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

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
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

How do I contact the team ? ✉️

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Ophélia
Updated 2 months ago by Ophélia

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