About us

We exist to multiply happiness globally through meaningful and responsible gifting. Our vision is to eliminate waste from the gifting economy and support the livelihoods of independent business owners all over the world.
Hey, we're Lou and Steph and we are the proud founders of needi. We started this innovative gifting platform with a clear vision in mind - to support small business, nurture meaningful connections, and spread E-N-D-L-E-S-S joy with the Gifts that Matter. Thanks to our cutting-edge Gift Matching service, and thoughtful gift givers like you, we are achieving all these things, and more. Today, needi is the platform that *finally* provides you with a stress-free and impactful way to shop for the people you care about. It’s home to thousands of thoughtful gifts, and showcases hundreds of fabulous independent businesses.
At the heart of needi, are our people. From our extraordinary merchants, to our incredible gift-matching team - our passion for people, our planet, and the power of gift giving makes for a joyous shopping experience, like no other. We are delighted to have you here and we hope you enjoy being part of the needi gifting revolution as much as we do. Happy (meaningful) shopping! Lou, Steph and all at team needi x