KeyMe, a US smart key company, closed a $35m financing round.
The round was led by Brentwood Associates.
The company intends to use the funds to scale its presence across the U.S.
Launched in 2012 by Greg Marsh, Founder & CEO, KeyMe operates smart kiosks, which provide a variety of locksmith services, including key duplication for advanced electronic keys such as vehicle keys with transponders and RFID keys.
The company’s kiosks leverage robotics and artificial intelligence to create secure keys. KeyMe has over 3,000 locations in over 72 retailers including (in alphabetical order): Albertsons, Autozone, Bed Bath & Beyond, Giant Eagle, IKEA, Kroger, Menards, Rite Aid, Save Mart, Sears/Kmart, Simon Malls, and 7-Eleven among many others, reaching consumers in 49 states.