Shark Tank season 10 episode 1 introduces a device designed to protect packages from thieves; a nontoxic and nonpermanent adhesive created for kids; an alternative to disposable plastic straws; camping cookware.
Season 10 Episode 1 in depth
In season 10 guest sharks include Jamie Siminoff, the first guest shark to have sought a deal on the show (the sharks passed on his company Doorbot, now known as Ring, Bethenny Frankel, Sara Blakely, Charles Barkley, Alli Webb.
In this season 10 episode 1, the guest judge is Jamie Siminoff.
Jamie Siminoff is the founder of smart home and home security company Ring Inc., which was acquired by Amazon.com in February 2018 for an estimated value of between $1.2 and $1.8 billion, after failing to secure a deal with any of the “sharks” on Shark Tank in late 2013.
In 2011, Siminoff created Ring, a WiFi-enabled video doorbell, as a way to see his doorbell when he was in the garage.
I know money has no soul, all right? I never, ever, ever let emotion get in the way of an investment.Kevin O’Leary
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 10 Episode 1. Many scammers claim they’ve received big investments from the Sharks or they have been on the show. If you don’t see a business on this list, they were not actually on Shark Tank. Some of the top places you can use to check are on Wikipedia and also ABC’s episode guide.
List with all the appearances in season 10 episode 1:
- BoxLock Smart Padlock for Package Deliveries
- BZ Box – Flat Folding Storage Box
- Bear Bowl Folding Outdoor Cook Pot
- FinalStraw Collapsable Drinking Straw
Shark Tank Air Date: 10/07/18 – Season 10 – Episode 1
|$1,000,000 for 5%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Brad Ruffkess
The BoxLock Package Delivery Lock works with all major US carriers and it is the first smart padlock designed to protect deliveries. It’s simple to use BoxLock. To scan the tracking number on your package, your delivery driver simply grabs the BoxLock and presses the button on the top.
Only packages that are actually out for delivery that day and addressed to you will unlock this smart padlock. The driver places your package, after he opens the bin, safely inside, closes the bin and locks the lock. Your BoxLock connects to your Wi-Fi each time a package is scanned to confirm whether or not it should open. Using the mobile application on Android or iOS
The box that the lock is attached to has to be purchased separately and usually ranges in price between $100 and $120 in addition to the cost of the lock.
|$50,000 for 20%||$50,000 for 40%||Lori Greiner|
Entrepreneurs: Kaeya Majmunder
Origami meets home storage. A collapsible storage box designed for ease of use. BZBox pops collapse flat as easily as it opens with just one movement. Compare to the typical cardboard box, BZBox is more versatile and sturdier.
BZbox is the most eye-catching, durable, and easy-to-use storage box out there made with a fabric finish and plastic interior.
The BZbox adds functionality and fun to your space and it is perfect for cutting down on clutter and organizing. When not in use BZbox is easily collapsible to save space.
|$100,000 for 20%||$100,000 for 25%||Jamie Siminoff|
Entrepreneurs: Cory Santiago and Heidi Santiago
Bear Minimum is a company from Spokane, WA, founded by a husband and wife that have developed a folding cook bowl for easy transport while camping. They named their product “The Bear Bowl.”
It comes in three different sizes and has a max capacity of 32oz, 64oz, or 128oz. It’s lightweight and small and can actually fit in your pocket making the Bear Bowl the perfect cook pot for all your outdoor adventures.
Coated fiberglass, made from PTFE is rated for 550 degrees but it is not allowed to be used over a direct flame.
|$625,000 for 5%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Emma Rose Cohen and Miles Pepper
The FinalStraw straw is dishwasher safe and BPA-free and for easy cleaning comes with a special straw squeegee. It comes with a lifetime warranty and has a patented design that is made to last.
Miles and Emma launched FinalStraw on Kickstarter, in only two months prior to appearing on the Shark Tank. They easily surpassed their $12,500 goal with almost $1.9 million from 38,443 backers!
The entrepreneurs invented a collapsable, reusable metal straw that comes in its own storage case and “can be attached to a keychain” and fit in a person’s pocket. The cases come in a variety of different colors.
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