Wanna Date Shark Tank Update (Season 11)

Wanna Date offers a line of vegan and natural date spreads available in various flavors such as Cinnamon, Chocolate, Cookies, Vanilla, Pumpkin Spice, and more.

These spreads are 100% vegan, paleo, grain-free, and keto-friendly, with no added sugar. What sets them apart is that each serving contains only 30 calories, compared to the typical 50-100 calories found in other spreads, making them ideal for a healthy diet.

You can purchase Wanna Date spreads from Amazon and their official website to enjoy this nutritious and delicious treat at home.

Company NameWanna Date
FounderMelissa Bartow
ProductDate spread line
Asked For$100k for 20% equity
Final Deal$100k for 33% equity
SharkMark Cuban Shark Tank Profile Mark Cuban
Episode (Shark Tank USA)S11 E11
Air DateJan 12, 2020
Business StatusIn Business
WebsiteVisit Website
HeadquartersNew York, New York, US
Lifetime Worth (Sales)$6M *estimated
Buy and WatchBuy NowAmazon Prime

Another Shark Tank Pitch

Who Is The Founder Of Wanna Date?

Melissa Bartow is the founder of Wanna Date Business, establishing the company in 2017. Following her bachelor’s degree from New York University, Melissa gained experience working at Urbanspace as a Seasonal Holiday Market Assistant.

How Was The Shark Tank Pitch Of Wanna Date?

Melissa stepped into the Shark Tank and delivered an impressive pitch, showcasing the delicious flavors of Wanna Date’s date spread. The Sharks were intrigued and impressed as they sampled the various flavors.

After 10 months in business, Wanna Date achieved total sales of $31,000. With a manufacturing cost of $2.40 per unit, including labels, and a retail price of $12, the product demonstrated promising profitability.

Mark Cuban, captivated by the taste and potential of Wanna Date, made an offer of $100,000 for a 33% equity stake in the company. After careful consideration, Melissa accepted Mark’s offer, recognizing the opportunity to partner with someone who shares her passion for the product and can help propel Wanna Date to greater success.

Wanna Date Shark Tank Update

In 2020, Wanna Date expanded its product line by introducing Date Dough in flavors like Snickerdoodle, Chocolate, and Birthday Cake. The company also created tutorial videos on their website to guide customers on how to make delicious recipes using these Date Dough flavors.

Mark Cuban, as mentioned earlier, closed the deal with Melissa, who originally launched the Date spread product. This deal was finalized in August 2020.

As of August 2022, Wanna Date’s products are available in over 200 Whole Foods stores and various other individual retail outlets. By December 2022, the product had further expanded its reach to over 100 HomeGoods stores, indicating significant growth and consumer demand for Wanna Date’s offerings.

As of August 2023, The lifetime revenue of this company is $6 million.

What Is the Net Worth of Wanna Date?

Wanna Date’s estimated net worth is $6.5 million, which we’ve calculated based on the company’s lifetime sales and current valuation.

Annual Revenue by Years

Note: This report is based on our research and data so far. In this, we are only estimating the annual revenue.

YearsAnnual Revenue
2017-23$6M *estimated

Funding Reports to Date!

YearsFunding AmountInvestor
2019$100kMark Cuban

The company is headquartered in the Greater New York City area and employs 5-10 people, according to LinkedIn.

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