Shark Tank season 10 episode 8 introduces a family of entrepreneurs from South Carolina, and Alabama, present a product that satisfies a unique obsession; a husband and wife from New Jersey introduce their subscription service that makes meal time for kids stress-free for parents; an entrepreneur from California pitches his Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program; and a husband and wife from Texas give the Sharks a taste of their probiotic beverage.
Season 10 Episode 8 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, Alex Rodriguez, Sara Blakely, Charles Barkley, Alli Webb.
We are looking beyond ideation stage to, at the very least, beta, and for companies that are corporate-ready. Retailers want to see it all, so they usually have not precisely identified one tech they want to focus on. Visual search and fit-tech are definitely trends.
Bethenny Frankel is an American reality television personality, entrepreneur, and author. She rose to prominence as a contestant on the reality competition series The Apprentice: Martha Stewart, in which she was the runner-up.
Frankel is the founder of BStrong, a disaster relief organization.
She created a pre-packaged margarita line, named Skinnygirl Margarita, in 2009, which led to Frankel founding the company Skinnygirl and the cocktail line, Skinnygirl Cocktails.
Real magic comes from a brilliant idea combined with willpower, tenacity, and a willingness to make mistakes.Lori Greiner
We listed below every entrepreneur and business who has appeared on Shark Tank Season 10 Episode 8. Many scammers claim they’ve received big investments from the Sharks or they have been on the show. They were not actually on Shark Tank if you don’t see a business on this list. 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 8:
- Yumble Kids Meal Delivery Kits
- Pop It Pal Pimple Popping Toy
- Mother Beverage Apple Cider Vinegar
- BollyX Bollywood Dance Workout
Shark Tank Air Date: 12/09/18 – Season 10 – Episode 8
|$500,000 for 4%||$500,000 for 6%||Bethenny Frankel|
Entrepreneurs: David Parker and Joanna Parker
Yumble is a weekly subscription service designed to make mealtime for kids stress-free for parents. Yumble is a company from Englewood, NJ, started by a husband and wife team of entrepreneurs that wants to provide simple and fast meals for parents to make children.
Currently, they offer plenty of options for dinner, lunch, breakfast, and snacks. You can chooce from vegetarian, gluten-free, egg-free, and dairy-free meals with allergies and dietary restrictions available.
By the time of the Parkers’ Shark Tank appearance, Yumble was delivering as many as 24 meals per week, at about $7 per meal, to 26 states. The investment from Frankel will help the Parkers as they take Yumble nationwide in 2019.
|$250,000 for 10%||$250,000 for 5% + $1.50 per unit until $750,000 is repaid||Kevin O’Leary|
Entrepreneurs: Bill Pierce, Summer Pierce and Kayla Roof
Pop It Pal is a product developed by a family of entrepreneurs that pledges to help people satisfy their craving to pop pimples. Inspired by their own obsession with watching pimple-popping videos on YouTube, these three entrepreneurs developed a silicon pad with sixteen “pimples” that simulate the sensation.
In addition to the silicon pad, the Pop It Pal can be refilled with additional “creams” so that the “fun” can continue indefinitely.
Pop it Pal® is made of a skin-safe silicone with all-natural pus that simulates the popping of a huge pimple! Incredibly satisfying, stress-relieving and most of all. One refill bottle and one filling tool will come with each Pop It Pal® to ensure your picking can be repeated over and over again!
|$400,000 for 10%||$400,000 for 25%||Rohan Oza|
Entrepreneurs: Allison Ellsworth and Stephen Ellsworth
Mother Beverage is an apple cider vinegar drink infused with fruits, berries, and herbs. It contains 15 calories or less and 2-4 grams of sugar per bottle. It is light, crisp, and refreshing. Mother Beverage is lightly carbonated and made with 100% organic ingredients, never from concentrate.
Mother Beverage has created a range of flavors including lime-ginger, “raspberry-rose,” pineapple-turmeric, and blueberry-sage. All of the flavors are unpasteurized to maintain the health effects of the apple cider vinegar.
At Mother Beverage the ACV is infused with organic, all-natural ingredients to create a delicious, refreshing, lightly carbonated beverage.
|$375,000 for an 8%||NO DEAL||NO SHARK|
Entrepreneurs: Shahil Patel
BollyX is a company from Boston, MA, that is bringing the dancing and joy of Bollywood to the fitness industry through a new set of high intensity workouts based on Bollywood dance moves.
BollyX fitness curriculum has been created by world-class choreographers and certified fitness professionals to ensure a safe and effective total body dance workout for all. The BollyX fitness program and instructor training is endorsed by the Athletics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), the American Council on Exercise (ACE), canfitpro (FIS) and the British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA) in Canada as an approved provider for continuing education units/credits (CEUs/CECs).
Bolly X’s 50-minute cardio workout cycles between higher- and lower-intensity dance sequences to get people moving, sweating, and smiling, according to its website.
The BollyX classes are currently held over five hundred times a week at three hundred and fifty locations. They are taught by independent instructors who have been trained and are licensed to use the BollyX program for $20 a month.
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