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We have changed everything about microwave popcorn, and now we are ready to get it out there. But, we could use a little help...
We set out to reinvent microwave popcorn, and with your help we did it! A patented chemical free bag, the best ingredients, and awesome flavors!
We set out to reinvent microwave popcorn, and with your help we did it! A patented chemical free bag, the best ingredients, and awesome flavors!
755 backers pledged $27,880 to help bring this project to life.

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    1. Nick
      Superbacker
      on

      Congratulations guys. Your story truly shows what kickstarter is all about. Best of luck to you in the future, and I can't wait to grub down to some popcorn (Star Wars will be the ice breaker

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      jribaudo on

      Congratulatiions! Your hard work is paying off...you TOTALLY earned this!!! Look forward to seeing your products on the shelves of WF's and hopefully all supermarket chains. BTW - I know my girls will have fun with the process of putting some "work" into actually making Microwave popcorn at home! All the best to you!

    3. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Hi there!

      Thomas, we hope that QP will be available in Europe one of these days too! Please keep up with our blog, we will post information there!

      Ivan, thanks so much for letting us know! So happy that you found our posts informative! That's great to hear! Thanks also for the luck!

      Thanks everyone for your support! Can't believe its only 1 hour left to go!

      Talk soon!

      Kristy & Coulter

    4. Ivan Yagolnikov on

      I stumbled across your project last night and contributed today after watching the videos and reading up on what makes QP different from other popcorn makers.

      After pledging, I ended up reading ALL blog posts on your site and it was incredibly informative -- not only as a testament to your dedication (starting a business with a newborn!) but, I think, another important takeway is an explanation of your pricing (i.e. QP is expensive, but not because you have crazy margins).

      Good luck!

    5. Team SurfEasy on

      Cant wait to get my popcorn! Good luck.

    6. Richard Schuh on

      We're in for Quinn !!

      Post more photos of your namesake...

    7. Thomas Nijzink on

      What a wonderful project! I love popcorn and flavours that go beyond the basic "super salt" and "way too sweet." It is a real shame you cannot ship the popcorn internationally because I would love to try it. Here is me hoping you guys make enough money to one day ship your popcorn to Europe :)

    8. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Hello Backers,

      Hope all is well!

      Thanks for all of the positive energy and support!!

      Glad you liked the outtake video. :) We were a bit worried when we threw it up on the site, but at least it's a guaranteed laugh!

      Take care, and will have another update shortly!

      Kristy & Coulter

    9. Nina Lee Grondin on

      Kristy & Coulter - your project is my first official pledge on Kickstarter. Good luck! I can't wait to see it in stores soon :)

    10. Ian Carlson on

      Always glad to support a local startup. I work in a startup as well. Your popcorn looks amazing!

    11. MarkStewart on

      OK, first off....this popcorn looks incredible and such a terrific idea. Second, OMG that outtake video is fricking hilarious! I have supported a lot of projects on Kickstarter, and Im really thankful I came across this one.

    12. Heather Jones on

      Just added my pledge. Your outtake video clinched it for me! All the best!

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      Helen O'Reilly on

      "Coulter and I are still stunned by all of the positive feedback we are receiving from you guys!" I believe this clip sums up how you might be feeling! :) congrats! http://www.youtube.com/watch…

    14. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Hi Everyone!

      We will be posting an update soon! Just wanted to let you all know!

      Hope you guys are all having a great week!

      Talk soon,

      Kristy & Coulter

    15. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Hi Michael,

      Please email me directly, and I will respond in detail for you!

      Thanks so much!

      Kristy

    16. Michael Meissner on

      Assuming the popcorn goes retail after the kickstarter period, and given you are Boston based, will you have your popcorn available at various stores in the area? I live out in the burbs (Ayer), and it would be convenient if it were available, particularly outside of the Cambridge, Boston, and Somerville area.

      Also, if I pledge $30, would I be able to get 2 of the 3 flavours (aged cheese is a no-no for me, particularly parm. so your $35 reward is not interesting to me).

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      Ben Cogdill on

      My wife and I are sitting here wishing we had some popcorn right now. Congrats on making your goal. New Seasons Market and Market of Choice, are two small grocery chains in Oregon that often feature unique products like yours.

    18. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Ah, late nights and trying to navigate through UPS internationally shipping site....

      Please see the update on internationally shipping in our FAQs section! Gearoid, I am not sure where you are located, but please send me a message, and we can figure out the exact shipping amount! Thanks! :)

    19. Gearoid O Fearghail on

      Hey guys,

      So, I love your project, and I'd love to back it, but I'm a student, and while $5 is good value in my head for quality popcorn, $15 + $15 for shipping isn't so much.
      But I'll make sure to get my local organic shop to buy an order off ye.

    20. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Hi all,

      Coulter and I are still stunned by all of the positive feedback we are receiving from you guys! It's giving us the boost we need to get this off the ground!

      Thanks so much for your notes and stories! We love reading them. Hope they keep coming!

      Just amazing how many friends we have met thus far!

      Thanks again for being apart of this journey!

      Kristy & Coulter

    21. Sonya Dahnke on

      I buy my microwave popcorn on-ear from a local farm at their stand (and I'd never go back to commercial microwave popcorn. Never!). However, I can't argue with bringing it to the masses. Awesome! Can't wait to taste!

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      Sasha & Trent Lewis on

      Awesome Job you guys! Congratulations on meeting your target and still going!

    23. Anne Gammage on

      I added my pledge and you flipped to 300 backers! What a great idea. I can't wait to taste such a thoroughly well thought out non-gmo, organic, plastic and chemical free treat!

    24. Andrew Linke on

      Glad to see you made your goal. Love the idea.

    25. Khürt L. Williams on

      $15 dollars is a lot to pay for two bags of popcorn. Hopefully you guys have a plan to get prices down to something more budget friendly.

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      Martin Locher on

      congratulations on hitting the target already. can't wait to share some of your popcorn with my pals.

    27. Daniel Haarburger on

      You guys are spot on! Beyond just the movies, I love popcorn for a good snack but hate that it always comes in so much plastic. If you're looking into distribution options, you should definitely consider Boulder, CO. Im sure there would be hundreds of people here thrilled to by green and organic, and support the such a cool project.

      Keep up the good work!
      Daniel H. (www.wingstand.com/kickstarter )

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      John Robinson on

      Having concerns with microwave popcorn, we got a popcorn popper about six months ago, but the clean up is a pain. I can't wait for a more healthy alternative, plus my son's name is Quinn and I know he will love the t-shirt! Congrats on meeting your goal so soon.

    29. Becky Dolcetti Lewis on

      Way to go guys! You did it!!!!!!!!!!

    30. Cheryl Johnson on

      Congratulations!

    31. Arlan Hamilton on

      You did it!! Congratulations:-D

    32. Mike Bush on

      I had one question, do you have an approximate shelf life of the popcorn?

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      Amy Ricketts on

      Good luck guys, this is a wonderful project!!!!

    34. Gearoid O Fearghail on

      1) It would be cool if you guys set it so one doesn't need to be a backer to comment, I have some questions before I back the project, but I've had to donate $1 to ask them!

      2) Shipping outside the USA, how does that work?

      3) what is a beer koozie?

    35. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Hi Jim-

      Yes- that's a very good question. We will post the nutritional information soon!

      Thanks so much for your support-

      Kristy

    36. Jim Kirk
      Superbacker
      on

      I understand you can add as much oil/flavor as you want, but do you have typical nutritional information (servings per bag; calories, fat & fiber per serving)? This looks very intersting, good luck!

    37. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Just to clarify: We will contact those who pledge $15 & $25 at the end of the project for flavors!

      Thanks again!

    38. Quinn Popcorn Creator on

      Thanks for all of your support! We are truly overwhelmed! Adam, great question! We will contact those who pledge $15 at the end of our project!

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      vilnosliw on

      Keep up the hard work!

    40. Janet Freed on

      so, so, so very proud! oxox

    41. Avida Michaud on

      Great job on the video! xo :)

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      Adam Kruze on

      I can't wait to taste the popcorn! By the way, how do I go about selecting the flavor?

    43. Valerie DiPietro on

      I am so excited for this!!! I have started popping corn on the stove top and adding my own oils and spices. I can't wait to try this out.

    44. Arlan Hamilton on

      I love this idea! Just pledged for my bag and I truly hope the funding is successful so I can have a taste:-) I looked at your blog, and I think that you guys should post 2 or 3 of your compelling photographs from the blog on your kickstarter description section. Again, I hope everyone who sees this page pledges so I can have this in my tummy asap:-)