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Simply Good Jars wins $500,000 on ABC’s ‘Shark Tank’ premiere

Posted on March 15, 2021 — Jessica Jones Gupta

Simply Good Jars, the Philadelphia start-up that sells pre-made salads designed to stay fresh without preservatives, hasn’t yet made any money. And it had to overhaul its business model on the fly during the pandemic.

But that didn’t prevent Philadelphia chef Jared Cannon from receiving a $500,000 investment from two Shark Tank TV show heavyweights: billionaire Mark Cuban and marketing maven Lori Greiner, on the season premiere March 5.

Read More in the Philadelphia Inquirer

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