Roadblocks and Transparency
We will continue posting monthly updates from here on, but this will be our last comprehensive update until the bottles are ready to ship.
Until now all of... Read more
Hey Backers! We know you are anxious to know what's going on with the Drink&Buddy. We are having difficulties getting updates from our supplier which is why we have delayed... Read more
Hey Backers, product development is a tricky business. Unfortunately there have been more delays and we just wanted to lay it out for you. Here is the latest on the... Read more
How things are progressing?
We are moving along according to the schedule on our last update. We have completed the bottle bodies and have adjusted the tooling to properly align the lids.... Read more
Hey D&B Backers!
I just returned from another trip to China. The good news is that we are finally to a point where we can do an initial production... Read more
We Know Waiting is Hard...
We know this waiting game is torture and we wish we had more control over it, but unfortunately we will all be waiting a bit longer.
We truly... Read more
Parts off Tooling!
We are excited to see the first parts off tooling and wanted to share. We'll see more parts this week!
We were just in China checking on the Drink&Buddy. Though we are disappointed that mass production has not started, we are excited to see much progress on the... Read more
The Leak Proof Lid
We've been getting a lot of questions regarding the delivery date of the Drink&Buddy. We just wanted to drop you a line and let you know what we've... Read more
Most Popular Color
Thanks to those of you that have already completed your surveys to select a color and verify your shipping address.
To the rest of you... shame on you!... Read more
In our last update we mentioned that we used a portion of the Kickstarter funds to pay for tooling. That tooling will be used to create the parts... Read more
The Holiday Hound cards have shipped!
Despite the craziness of this time of year, things are progressing nicely. Mike met with the bottle factory in China last week to kick... Read more
Last Call for Holiday Card Shipping Addresses
With the Holidays coming right up it's time to get the Holiday Cards shipped out. If you haven't already done so, please complete the CrowdOx Survey that was... Read more
CrowdOx Surveys Have Launched!
We have teamed up with the kind people over at CrowdOx to send you an extremely simple survey in order to collect the info we need to fulfill your rewards.... Read more
Thanks to all of you, we raised almost 95K! Thanks so much for your contributions. As mentioned previously, we will be sending out a survey to allow you... Read more
Just a quick update
We are keeping things moving! We will be on-site with suppliers next week to make sure tooling is coming along as expected.
We are in the final hours of the... Read more
It's the Drink&Buddy's last week on Kickstarter. We're so grateful for the publicity the bottle has received. From a viral video on Yahoo (over 8M views) to being shared with... Read more
Hope you had a great Thanksgiving! We will be moving into the last week of the campaign and are excited to keep things moving with our suppliers.
It seems like... Read more
Thanks again for all of your contributions to get us here. We took a little extra time to make sure we could deliver on any stretch goals we offer and... Read more
We got this!
We’re so close, almost $90,000! Wow! We can’t believe how excited everyone is about the Drink&Buddy… Okay, we can, because it’s amazing... :) and we are so grateful! Please be sure... Read more
We keep exceeding expectations!
we have now raised over $85,000 and have over $2,250 backers. We are grateful for your support so far and helping us bring our dreams to life! We... Read more
Stretch goals coming soon, plus another cool article about Drink&Buddy!
Hi Fellow Drink&Buddy Enthusiasts!
We want to thank you for your awesome responses from the survey regarding stretch goal options. We’re reviewing all of them and will determine which one’s... Read more
Stretch goals! We want your help!
This is Brian from the Drink&Buddy campaign. We are going to be offering some stretch goals very soon, but before we do we would love some suggestions from... Read more
FUNDED in 8 days!! With 1000 backers! Thank you!!!
We reached our funding goal! The Drink&Buddy will become a reality! Wahoooo! Thanks to all of our backers for their amazing support! We still have 36 days to go... and... Read more
Access Hollywood is watching the Drink&Buddy!!
Hey all of you dog lovers! Check this out... Liz Hernandez, anchor on Access Hollywood tweeted about the Drink&Buddy! Visit her Twitter account to see her tweet! https://twitter.com/LizHernandez If you're on... Read more
300+ backers and $12K+ raised! Thank you!!!
We recently hit a wonderful milestone of 300 backers and $12,000 raised! We are so grateful! Hank (my pup) is laying at my feet, looking up at me with ears... Read more