Product images, final survey reminder, and waiting for a plane
As every step in the process goes we had a delay. The product left the factory, only to get rejected by the air freight carrier because of the lack of... Read more
Bumprz are leaving the factory!
When I started the Kickstarter campaign I could hardly imagine the process of getting Bumprz out to my backers taking this long.
It is amazing the number of little and... Read more
Manufacturing has started
We have finally started mass production. 12,000 boxes are being made over the next 5 weeks. In 20 days we will do a partial shipment by air to... Read more
Final Samples and Supporting Riddle of the Sphinx
We have final samples in hand! We will sign off on production in the next few days. We are super excited. The schedule and new photos will... Read more
Delivery Update - Looking at May
We are now mid-April, and progress is simply slower than expected. We hope to give manufacturing go ahead next week. That would put shipping out of China around... Read more
Voting extended - 10 more minutes to support Bumprz!
Hi Faithful Backers!
Thank you so much for your support this far. We found out that voting has been extended for another few minutes until 3 pm Pacific time and... Read more
HELP NEEDED - Go Vote for Bumprz - 11 hours left
We need your help so we can throw our Bumprz clad iPhone in front of 1000 people. Case of Steel has entered the Oakland startup competition, Vator Splash.
We... Read more
Bumprz - Visited China, Progress and Packaging
I returned from China 48 hours ago. I was hoping to finalize more of the project on the trip than we did, but we kept the momentum moving forward and... Read more
Survey sent and off to China
Thanks one and all for patience in getting out our survey. This was sent out today for all backers. We used the ShopStarter survey and this should have... Read more
A big thank you and choosing your finish/color!
We really appreciate all of the support over the last month. The excitement for Bumprz was great to see. It is great to see others as excited to get Bumprz... Read more
Bumprz New Intro Video Featuring the Best Drops!
Matt asked for the penultimate final Bumprz intro video, and here it is: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/bumprz/bumprz-by-case-of-steel-protected-beautifully
With hours to go, we want to thank all of you for making Bumprz a reality... Read more
Bumprz - 1 day left - Maddie drop video, and the projects we have backed.
On our last day we wanted to say, "Thank you!" to all of our backers … and give you and update on our production progress.
- Maddie joined us in... Read more
Bumprz - 48 hours to go - 1000+ backers
We are nearing the end our Kickstarter run. It has been a very exciting time. We have surpassed 1000+ backers and $28K in pledges. We are excited to wrap up... Read more
Bumprz - 100% funded - Introducing Black Bumprz and more
Yesterday was a great day. I got to focus on product and design. Jeff and Laura kicked it to get new product pics and press pitches ready. And all of... Read more
NEW Bumprz Drop on Red Bricks
We promised you new drop video, and this is one strikes close to home for me.
Having grown up in St. Louis (Jeff writing here), crusty, often uneven red-bricked walkways... Read more
Bumprz reaches 80% funded - celebrating with Riley's Hula Hoop drop test!
We are excited to announce that Bumprz is over 80% funded! We're currently at $20,561, 81% funded, 768 backers. Thank you all for your support.
To celebrate, Matt is sharing... Read more
Bumprz, the first 10 days - $13,133, 53% funded, 514 backers.
The first 10 days have been an exciting and anxious time for us. In the last 36 hours we regained momentum and got the word out more, including write ups... Read more
Bumprz the Anti-Case - 72 hour update
Thank you to everyone who has backed to date. In celebration of our 72 hours we have produced a new video for the Kickstarter page. Give it a look and... Read more
Bumprz first 24 hours
Our first 24 hours on Kickstarter has been an exciting time. Thank you to all of you who helped support us and get pledges going the first day.
We were... Read more