Nearly Completed With Kickstarter Fulfillment
It has been a month since we had our launch at the Chiselled Grape Winery. Now that production is in full swing it is all about quality. We... Read more
Bring The Music! The Party is On!
Meet the musicians! Beginning at 5:00 pm Mike and Joseph will be entertaining us until 8:00 pm tomorrow - Sunday June 24, 2018. Mike starts the night with the Banjo... Read more
Join Us For The Party!
Everyone who ordered a QikVin Wine Preservation Unit is invited to the "Launch" this Sunday to celebrate this milestone with us! There will be plenty of free-flowing finely preserved... Read more
Delivery Party - At The Chiselled Grape Winery
JUNE 24th CELEBRATION ANNOUNCEMENT - We're packaging and delivering! Our three newest employees are busy getting our product packed and shipped - Release and Delivery party is set for June... Read more
Light at the End of the Tunnel!
There is a light at the end of the tunnel. And here are some pictures to prove it. These photos will be a precursor to the photos and... Read more
Updated Addresses, FDA Certificates, Assembly and Shipping
Our team has been working non-stop on your QikVin. Yesterday, we sent a Kickstarter Survey to each of you so that you can update your current address. I also provided... Read more
Update on Silicone!
At QikVin we wish you all a very Merry Christmas. As you listen to the carols of Christmas you probably have heard the ancient refrains many times. ... Read more
One Short Delay Before Delivery
In the next weeks I will be confirming your orders with you and preparing the delivery of your new QikVin for you. We want to thank you... Read more
Assembly Plant, Logistics and Quality Controlled Production
Our assembly plant is filling up with machinery, warehouse shelving, shipping logistics and of course parts.
The shoulders, neck and spout of the QikVin are being injection molded... Read more
Polished Molds and Injection Molded Parts!
Here are some developments in the QikVin arena.
1. The assembly plant in West Bend, WI is operational. LED lighting, industrial shelving, pallet jacks, stainless steel assembly... Read more
Shipping Date and World Beverage Innovations
This is a "Qik" update! We are excited to announce an expected ship date. The QikVin is expected to ship your pre-order to you on or before... Read more
Lights! Cameras! Action! - Spin Welding to Perfection and More!
Take 7 Film Production
For the past two days the producers, cameramen and actors from Take7 Film Productions were filming the QikVin in preparation for our sales launch. In addition,... Read more
First Parts Arrive! Formed Off Our Molds!
Seeing Is Believing! The QikVin team is excited to see their first injection molded parts arrive from the mold makers. Each of the steel molds below are capable of printing... Read more
Haas Lathe Ordered & Immigration Delays
As of June 7, 2017 we ordered the 3,000 extruded tubes for our QikVIn product. The tubes are manufactured by another great Wisconsin company. Most parts are well underway for... Read more
Injection Molds Ordered and Engineering Complete! Parts for Assembly Start Arriving
Exactly one month ago today (3/30/2017) the purchase order for the molds was delivered! The very exact designs were not only presented and reviewed by our engineer... Read more
The Packaging is Ready!
This may seem a little backwards - to have your packaging ready to go - but these samples will go through vigorous examination before they are filled with your QikVin.... Read more
QikVin is Selected as Finalist in 2017 Food and Beverage Innovation Awards
Mark your Calendars for March 20th, 2017. Markus, our engineer, is traveling to London, England in hopes of taking home the prize as Best Beverage Concept in 2017.... Read more
A Heartfelt Thank You - 100% Funded and Moving Forward!
Yesterday evening we entered the record books as another fully funded Kickstarter Campaign! In the Technology sector approximately 24% of projects are funded and only 10% reach goals... Read more
Magazines, Trends and Great Support!
Reaching the 75% funded stage today is exciting for us at QikVin! We need roughly 40 more backers to make our goal! We want to thank all 99 of you... Read more