Zapper was set up in 2009 by founders Ben Hardyment and Mat White.

We are an ambitious technology company with plans to radically innovate in mobile and online retail.

In October 2012 (filmed in May 2012) we appeared on BBC Dragons' Den and secured a record offer of £250,000 in investment from Theo Paphitis.

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20 Feb
Excellent service.
I was very impressed with the service I received. I was always kept informed of each stage of the process. Read more
20 Feb
Excellent prices and service
Excellent prices offered for my CD's when having a clearout. Only negative is the time it takes to receive payment. Felt this was a little slow Read more
20 Feb
Excellent Service
Zapper kept me updated all through the process. I will have no doubts on whether to use them again. I would and have recommended them to anyone. Read more