The Businesses and Products from Season 14, Episode 5 of Shark Tank
Emma Grede, the CEO and co-founder of fashion juggernaut Good American, founding partner of SKIMS and co-founder of Safely, returns this week on Shark Tank. First into the Tank are entrepreneurs from Bethesda, Maryland, and Seattle, Washington, who present their ultimate napping product designed to reduce stress and anxiety. A mother-and-daughter duo from Huntington Beach, California, introduce their product which allows kids to unleash their creativity without the mess; while an entrepreneur from Troy, New York, brings to the tank a line of luxurious and cozy accessories for the great outdoors. A husband and wife from College Park, Maryland, created a fashion-forward bridal brand that makes everyone in the bridal party feel beautiful and hope to land a deal.
Forget everything you thought you knew about dog beds ... Plufl has invented the world's first dog bed for humans that's so comfortable that you might never want to leave. Made with the softest material, the Plufl will cradle you to sleep with its built-in plush pillow bolster and supportive memory foam base. Whether you're looking to nap, relax, or cuddle with your pets, you can do it all in the Plufl. Because why should dogs have all the fun?
Bridal Babes is the first bridal fashion line to celebrate women of all shades, shapes, and sizes. Charles and Ashley Young began Bridal Babes to transform the bridal fashion industry by providing beautiful, curve-hugging special occasion gowns in an inclusive size range on models of all ethnicities and body types. Most importantly, they moved the antiquated bridal and bridesmaid shopping experience online through their virtual consultations, live Q&A's and thriving social media community.
Big Big, Little Bee
Big Bee, Little Bee is a mommy-daughter, woman-owned, self-funded business. Together, Amy (the Big Bee) and Marlo (the 7-year old Little Bee) invent, develop, and distribute their patented, award-winning inventions themselves. They are creative (and eco-friendly!) products encourage and empower children to complete daily tasks independently and with confidence.
Pretty Rugged, a lifestyle brand from upstate New York features windproof, waterproof and washable faux fur blankets, outerwear and accessories. Products that are made for life. Luxury, redesigned.