Kelvin Home Coffee Roaster

A project in Chicago, IL by IA Collaborative

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The most awarded coffee roaster. Kelvin lets you custom roast fresh beans, explore new flavors, save money, and reduce waste.
Backers: 1816
Average Pledge Per Backer: $233

Funded: $422,928 of $40,000
Dates: Mar 28th -> May 12th (45 days)
Project By: IA Collaborative
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Latest News

Let's Get Roasting.

May 12th - via:
Dear Backers, Thanks to all of you for your support and engagement during our campaign. When we set out to launch Kelvin, we knew that coffee was topic many people are very passionate about and you didn't disappoint. Your pledges will now help unlock... (Read More)

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April 18th - via:
It is not a secret Kickstarter products have the ability to cause a worldwide trend. Fidget spinners really were not a thing until the “fidget cube” was launched on Kickstarter, raising a whopping $6,450,690 more than the initially needed $15,000. (Read More)

Kelvin to Launch Coffee Bean Roaster Appliance

April 13th - via:
IA Collaborative Kelvin Home Coffee Roaster allows user to roast bean according to their choice, as buying raw coffee beans is cost-effective than ready to make coffee beans (Read More)

A little help from our friends...

April 12th - via:
Hello Coffee Lovers, We continue to be blown away by the support of our backers around the world, now over 1,300 strong. We have about a 50/50 mix of US and International backers, but 100% of you are excited about diving into the world of home coffee... (Read More)

10 Amazing New Kickstarter Projects This Week

April 8th - via:
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The Latest on Kelvin Development

April 4th - via:
Hello Coffee Lovers, First off, thank you for your compelling questions and for your patience as we worked on this detailed update to provide a bunch of answers to your questions! And second, THANK YOU to the 1,000+ backers from around the world who... (Read More)

This Kickstarter Hit Finds a Way to Unlock a Whole New Coffee Market

April 4th - via:
In a world rife with likely unnecessary coffee products, it's hard to imagine something that actually creates new demand for a product that is both novel and useful. But the need for a product that helps the everyday consumers roast their own coffee beans proves to be in very high demand. (Read More)

Friday Evening Update!

March 30th - via:
We're approaching 900 backers- Very exciting for all of us here at IA! We received some questions about our prototyping. This is our area of expertise and passion! We are a product design and engineering company, so throughout the process we made a... (Read More)

Thank you!

March 28th - via:
Hey backers, Wow, we did it! Not only did we reach our funding goal in 3 hours, but we’re now 227% funded! It’s incredible to see all the support pour in from our very first day. We can’t thank you enough for coming along on this journey with... (Read More)

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