Bright Feet Slippers
A stumble in the night led to this invention. Learn about a new brand of slippers … that can light your way in the darkness. Hear the story of Bright Feet Slippers.
What they do:
Market footwear that lets you navigate in the dark.
When inventor Doug Vick got up in the middle of the night and bumped into the bedpost, he wondered, “How many other people do this every night?”
About the business:
Make and sell high-quality double-lined fleece slippers with a weight sensor in the sole, a light sensor on the side, and an LED light in the toe. When a person steps into them, they light their way – up to 25 foot ahead of them. The slipper run on replaceable lithium batteries. The slippers have been a hit with J.C. Penney, Amazon.com and other retailers.