AQUAhydrate today announced that it has finalized distribution deals with the nation’s two largest grocery retailers, Kroger and Safeway. The agreements will bring the high alkaline and enhanced water brand into stores owned by the two chains and their subsidiaries in regions across the country.
“It’s exciting to see the support of two of the nation’s largest grocery retailers in our endeavors to reach more people with a genuine wellness product,” said John Cochran, CEO of AQUAhydrate.
While AQUAhydrate has been distributed nationally in GNC stores since November, the deals with Kroger and Safeway will dramatically increase the retail presence and mainstream availability of the water. Notably, the agreement with Kroger comes in the midst of plans to bolster its offering of emerging and better -for-you brands, with a particular focus on natural and organic products.
Here is AQUAhydrate’s statement on the new distribution:
Electrolyte Enhanced, High pH Water Brand Gains Major National Distribution
LOS ANGELES, April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — AQUAhydrate hits grocery store shelves nationwide! The popular water brand continues their national rollout after finalizing major distribution deals with Kroger Co. and Safeway Inc. Customers can now find AQUAhydrate at multiple locations across the country. Kroger owns and operates under two dozen names including Kroger, Ralphs, City Market, Dillons, Jay C, Food 4 Less, Fred Meyer, Fry’s, King Soopers, QFC and Smith’s. Safeway store brands include Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Dominick’s and Carrs.
“Landing these accounts is a huge deal for us. The conversation around healthfully enhanced beverages and high pH is coming to the forefront of the beverage industry and it’s exciting to see the support of two of the nation’s largest grocery retailers in our endeavors to reach more people with a genuine wellness product,” stated John Cochran , CEO of AQUAhydrate.
The AQUAhydrate brand continues to be embraced by retailers and performance-minded active lifestyle consumers who recognize its unique combination of performance grade electrolytes and a higher pH level of 9+, which are key elements that help restore and balance the body during intense performance and exercise. Since its launch, AQUAhydrate has received a high demand for online orders through their website www.aquahydrate.com.
Consumers will finally be able to get their hands on the water that keeps investors Mark Wahlberg and Sean “Diddy” Combs in shape and hustling! Featured on CBS, Fox News, E! News, ABC News, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Extra, and countless other media platforms from across the globe, AQUAhydrate has quickly secured its place as a serious contender in the bottled water category.
AQUAhydrate, Inc. is a Southern California-based health and fitness water company founded on innovative technology and science. Through a proprietary process, its water is purified to some of the most rigorous standards in the industry, raised to an alkaline pH of over 9, and supplemented with electrolytes and natural trace minerals. It is this powerful synergy between alkalinity, electrolytes and minerals which fuels ultimate hydration, balance and performance, and which has made AQUAhydrate the water of choice for myriad health/fitness authorities, athletes, and celebrity endorsers. AQUAhydrate is also available at GNC, as well as a variety of other grocery, health and natural foods stores throughout the U.S., including Whole Foods Markets, Sprouts and Vitamin World, and at www.aquahydrate.com. For further info on AQUAhydrate check out www.aquahydrate.com. Find them on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/aquahydrate and Twitter @AQUAhydrate.