VIDEO: Nuts 'n More blasts off after 'Shark Tank' episode

VIDEO: Nuts 'n More blasts off after 'Shark Tank' episode

PAWTUCKET - In the four months leading up to their appearance on ABC's "Shark Tank," the three men behind city-based Nuts 'n More did about $100,000 in sales.

In the week after the show aired on March 1, they sold more than $200,000 in product, an "unbelievable" sign, say these young entrepreneurs, that their billionaire investors knew what they were doing.

Dennis Iannotti of North Providence, Neil Cameron of Lincoln, and Peter Ferreira of East Providence, all in their 30s, are the brains and brawn behind Nuts 'n More, an up-and-coming maker of specialty peanut and almond butters that won big when it mattered most, in front of a panel of "sharks" who could make their dreams become a reality with one word.

"It's changed our lives," Iannotti told The Breeze during a visit to the Nuts 'n More facilities in the Lorraine Mills, 560 Mineral Spring Ave. "It was such a great experience for us."

Watch the owners share their success:

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