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The Package Guard protects your delivered and unattended  packages from thieves.
The Package Guard protects your delivered and unattended packages from thieves.
381 backers pledged $45,265 to help bring this project to life.

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At Least 23 million Americans have had packages stolen from their homes. Most of us receive shipped goods to our homes on a regular basis. Now more than ever is it important to protect your packages. That’s where The Package Guard steps in.

At the size of a frisbee, Package Guard is a Wi-Fi-enabled device that alerts you when a package has been delivered to your house and, more importantly, sets off a loud alarm if anyone unauthorized tries to steal the package.

The Package Guard automatically notifies you when your packages have been moved via email or a text message.  The Package Guard can notify multiple people, like your neighbors, in the event the alarm goes off.

Simple to setup, the Package Guard runs off of 4 AA batteries and will operate for 9 months without needing them changed.  And with it’s water-sealed design, you don’t have to worry about moving the device inside during inclement weather.

Able to hold 400lbs of weight, the package guard can easily hold multiple stacked packages.

The device can easily be fastened to your porch or deck with a screw or by using the adhesive pads on the bottom of the unit. We have also designed the Package Guard to trigger an alarm if a thief attempts to steal the device with your packages, ensuring your goods and device don’t go anywhere.

The Package Guard won’t eradicate package theft, but it will help deter it the same way your car alarm or home security system can prevent, but not eliminate a break-in or theft. 

 For press inquiries: sabrina@sabrinadax.com 

"Package Guard is doing the same thing that the car alarms did 25 years ago when somebody tried to break in.  When there's an alarm, most thieves run." -- Geekwire

"I saw this in Seattle a few weeks back and it made me want to invest in the company because the idea is so simple, but so needed.” -- Robert Scoble 

Michael Grabham is a five-time founder and active member in the Seattle Startup ecosystem with Startup Grind and Start IT Seattle on KIRO7 TV.  He is a product and revenue guy who loves to build teams and products.  He is in constant pursuit of knowing the customers deeply to deliver a great product experience.  A “make it happen” person who loves revenue and knows how to have fun and get things done.

We’ve developed, designed, prototyped, and tested the device, but now we need your help to get the Package Guard to market. We will be using the funds to create the molds for manufacturing and to complete the FCC certifications for the device as well as to cover our patent and package design costs, on top of an initial 1000 unit production run with our manufacturer.

Risks and challenges

As with any new product, potential pitfalls are always possible and we want our investors to be aware that there could be surprises along the way. Manufacturing a product at large scale takes time and trouble shooting, but these potential problems will only cause a delay production and not cause failure of the product.

The Package Guard is made from existing technologies and parts, since we are not using any technology that has not already been 100% proven to be stable, we believe the only risk will be the potential delay of delivery date. As with any small team, communication is key, and we want our investors to know that they’ll be updated every step of the way.

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    We will send you updates and behind-the-scene info as we fund the campaign and manufacture the Package Guard.

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    Package Theft Victim Special
    We are offering a free Package Guard ($5 to cover shipping) to the first 50 people who have been a victim of package theft. Will need to provide proof of theft with any of the following; police report, media story, or response from shipper.

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    Early Bird Special
    The Early Bird offer includes 1 Package Guard.
    SAVE 50% off MSRP ($80) + FREE Shipping within USA
    This is only available in USA Cities.

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    ​$50 - Kickstarter Special
    The Kickstarter Special offer includes 1 Package Guard.

    SAVE $30 off MSRP ($80) + FREE Shipping within USA

    Shipping amount will be determined when PG is ready to ship to all Non US cities. You will have a $15 credit to be used towards shipping.

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    ​$65 - Special Gift
    The Special Gift includes 1 Package Guard + 1 Free T-shirt. Let everyone know that you have the best delivery security available.
    Women’s Tee will read “Protect my Boxx”
    Men’s Tee will read “Guard my Package”

    USA: FREE Shipping within USA

    International: Shipping amount will be determined when PG is ready to ship to all Non US cities. You will have a $15 credit to be used towards shipping.

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    ​*$70 - Limited Special Custom Offer*​
    Our limited offer will allow for a customized top to your Package Guard. You can customize the top with your first or last name, address or any info you want! Limit 9 characters.
    The top could read "Place Package Here for Joe Smith"

    Everyone within this tier will be the first to receive upgrades.
    USA: FREE Shipping within USA

    International: Shipping amount will be determined when PG is ready to ship to all Non US cities. You will have a $15 credit to be used towards shipping.

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    ​$75 - Early Bird – Double
    Early Bird Double includes 2 Package Guards. Give one to your neighbor or friend

    SAVE $85 off MSRP ($160) + FREE SHIPPING within USA

    International: Shipping amount will be determined when PG is ready to ship to all Non US cities. You will have a $15 credit to be used towards shipping.

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    ​*$400 - Value Pack*​
    SAVE $300
    Thinking of selling the Package Guard in your store? Our retail value pack is an awesome way to get 10 units at our special Early Bird level. Retails for $700
    You will also get 2 free Tshirts

    FREE SHIPPING within USA

    International: Shipping amount will be determined when PG is ready to ship to all Non US cities. You will have a $50 credit to be used towards shipping.

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    ​*$500 - Meet the Team*​
    We are excited to meet anyone who truly wants to help stop Porch Pirates. You can come down to our office in Seattle, grab a coffee with Mike the inventor and the team of the Package Guard and sit in on brainstorming session.

    You will also receive 3 Package Guard’s for yourself or to give out as gifts and receive 2 T shirts.
    By the way, Coffee is on us!

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    *$1000 - Dinner with Team*​
    This is for the person(s) who is serious about stopping Porch Pirates. Bring your ideas and toolkit and lets figure out more ways to stop package theft.

    It includes dinner with Package Guard Team and you will also receive 3 Package Guard’s for yourself or to give as gifts.
    You will also receive 2 T shirts.

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