Pop Pacifier - Shark Tank Products -Updates

Pop Pacifier, presented on Shark Tank Episode 18, Season 9, was designed to solve a common problem. Parents and caregivers are all too familiar with the saga of the dropped pacifier. Managing a needy child who doesn't understand having to wait until the dirty pacifier is cleaned can lead to frazzled nerves. Now there's a pacifier which can be safely returned to a child because the nipple disappears into the casing whenever the pacifier is dropped.

Baby with pop pacifier shark tank product

Janna Badger and Nicki Radzley left their jobs in in industrial design and marketing and formed Doodle & Company to launch the product. A patent has been issued and the company completed a successful Kickstarter campaign.

Nicki appeared on Shark Tank asking for $250,000 in exchange for 5% of her company. She walked away with a deal with Kevin O'Leary for $250,000 for 15%, turning down an offer from guest shark Sarah Blakely and Lori Greiner, which involved giving up 20% of her company.

When the Pop Pacifier nipple is released, it pops back into a silicone “cloud,” protecting it from contact with whatever surface the pacifier lands on. The pacifiers are made of medical-grade silicone, which meets US and EU safety standards. They are BPA-free, lead-free and free of PVC and latex. Pop Pacifiers are available in a orange (coral), green, pink and blue (teal). The Pop Pacifier is designed for babies 0 to 6 months of age.

Pop Pacifiers from Shark Tank in orange, gree, blue and pink

SHARK TANK PRODUCT UPDATE

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Doddle & Company plan to offer a popable teether in the Spring of 2018. They also plan to offer a larger version of Pop Pacifier for 6 to 12 month old babies.

Check back to see what happens to Doddle & Company's Pop Pacifier following their Shark Tank appearance on January 21, 2018. Many of the deals made in the Tank fall through during due diligence, but most entrepreneurs get a boost in sales, regardless of the outcome.

Pop pacifier by Doodle & Company being washed