The Businesses and Products from Season 13, Episode 18 of Shark Tank
Emma Grede, the CEO of fashion juggernaut Good American and founding partner of SKIMS, returns this week on "Shark Tank." First into the Tank are entrepreneurs from Berkley, California, who hope to bring home the bacon and see change with a healthy alternative to a food that many vegans miss eating. A dad from St. Louis, Missouri, presents his product designed to aid a favorite childhood activity; while an entrepreneur from Iowa City, Iowa, introduces her adaptive clothing line with a mission to increase comfort for those struggling due to a disability. Best friends from Indialantic, Florida, and Clinton Township, Michigan, take it one step at a time when they pitch their product designed specifically to meet a dancer's needs.
UMARO is on a mission to take a new, planet-friendly protein source and turn it into America's most craveable breakfast food. The two founders have created a plant-based bacon that is crispy and delicious, and made with UMARO's unique protein.
FORT is a pillow fort that plays a couch on TV! Comprised of 12 foam blocks with waterproof fabric and magnets, the FORT can be arranged in infinite configurations. Founded in 2020 by Conor B Lewis after trying to keep his kids from destroying the living room every time they played. The FORT was created as a way to give kids a safe space to build and destroy, giving back your couch cushions and sanity. Don't sacrifice your couch - there's an easier way to keep kids busy during the long day!
No Limbits adaptive clothing was created for amputees, wheelchair users, and people who experience limited dexterity and sensory sensitivities. We use a human-centered design approach to address comfort, independence, and style. Our goal is to help all people with disabilities through accessible apparel solutions that make everyday life a little easier.
Apolla Performance is an all-female-owned, made-in-the-USA, company that has revolutionized socks to provide function and comfort that goes BEYOND a sock to create value in your daily life. Our patented, high-quality, targeted compression provides arch support, ankle stability, energy absorption. All 6 profiles have the seal of acceptance by the American Podiatric Medical Association. Our premium socks are sustainable, antimicrobial, moisture-wicking, durable, and take comfort to a new level. By combining these features into one highly engineered footwear, we reduce aches, swelling, and pain while enhancing recovery, circulation, and re-energizing muscles like no other sock.