How successful was Scrub Daddy after Shark Tank?
Only four years after this episode’s premiere, the innovative sponge hit more than $110 million in retail sales and sold over 25 million units. In speaking with Krause it became remarkably clear why the Scrub Daddy has enjoyed such monumental and rapid success.
Did Scrub Daddy become a millionaire?
Aaron Krause’s net worth
According to Venturejolt, as of 2022, Krause is worth over $70 million. How much does Scrub Daddy’s owner make? The Scrub Daddy CEO has hit millions from his cleaning tool company; he had sold more than 25 million of his revolutionary smiley-faced cleaning sponges.
Who bought Scrub Daddy on Shark Tank?
On the Shark Tank episode originally airing in October 2012, Lori Greiner made a 20% equity stake deal with Krause for $200,000. The following day, Greiner and Krause sold out of 42,000 sponges in under seven minutes on QVC. Greiner then helped Scrub Daddy to be sold in retail stores such as Bed, Bath & Beyond.