Why it issues to you

Rather than hiding your pockets and cellphone in your shoe, keep it locked up with a light-weight portable secure.

Your entire trip can get ruined if your pockets, cellphone, or pill will get stolen whereas you’re having fun with a dip within the pool or enjoyable on the seashore. Aquavault hopes to ease your worries a bit with the FlexSafe, a portable security solution that attaches nearly wherever and lets you safely retailer your belongings. It’s obtained a programmable mixture lock, a movement detector with an alarm, and it’s made out of slash- and waterproof materials. It’s additionally obtained a water-proof photo voltaic charger, so it shouldn’t be straightforward to let it run out of juice.

After three school mates had their stuff stolen whereas on the seashore, they turned their misfortune into a chance. “We tucked our things into our sneakers and went for a swim, and when we came back, everything was gone,” co-founder Jonathan Kinas told Entrepeneur. “When we realized several other people at our resort had the same problem, we said, ‘We need to invent something to prevent this.’”

The product was finally referred to as AquaVault, a portable lockbox that attaches to nearly any piece of seashore furnishings. They sketched out the prototype on a serviette, and after a successful appearance (and funding deal) on Shark Tank, their gross sales skyrocketed.

Shark Tank was a curler coaster,” co-founder Avil Samtani told the Miami New Times. “You have one shot at it, and you go out there and you have to really know your business and your numbers. And thankfully, it worked out in our favor.” Now, just about each lodge on South Beach presents an AquaSafe as an amenity to their company.

Sales of the AquaSafe topped $2 million final 12 months and are projected to go $10 million yearly inside 5 years.

The FlexSafe is a portable model, fabricated from slash-resistant nylon with RFID blocking materials layered all through. There are different portable safes available on the market, some specifically for your gadgets, however FlexSafe is particularly designed for outside actions, permitting you to secure it to a seashore desk or bicycle whereas you’re outside. It’s mild, portable, and folds up right into a package deal the dimensions of a softball. After profitable Kickstarter and Indiegogo marketing campaign, it’s now available at Aquavolt’s online store for $60.