SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.—The Alkaline Water Company Inc., a leading producer of premium bottled alkaline drinking water sold under the brand name Alkaline88, announced that it has expanded an existing relationship with a key co-packaging partner based in Nevada. Specifically, Western Group Packaging (WGP) will begin producing the Company’s new flavored Alkaline88 water products.
WGP boasts a state-of-the art facility, with over 150,000 square feet of manufacturing space and modern leading-edge machinery. Established in 2014 by an experienced management team whose members have many years of operating experience, WGP has significant expertise in the beverage industry.
This initiative fulfills several of the Company’s critical goals to support its ongoing growth. It expands its co-packaging capabilities so that The Alkaline Water Company can help retailer partners meet growing customer demand for the Alkaline88 brand. It also enables the Company to launch its new lemon, blood orange, watermelon, coconut and raspberry flavored Alkaline88 waters.
“We are excited to bring these new products to market. We have verbal commitments from many of our current retailers for our flavored Alkaline88 waters,” commented Richard A. Wright, president and CEO of The Alkaline Water Company Inc. “We are proud to be the first flavored bottled alkaline water in the country. We believe our all natural extracts and sugar free offerings will be a big hit with consumers. Our commitment to creating only Clean Beverages continues to drive our product development. We pioneered the enhance bulk water category with our Alkaline88 1-gallon and 3-liter sizes and believe our new flavored waters will impact the enhanced water space in a similar fashion. This will be one of the many products we will bring to our current grocery and drugstore customers as well as convenience stores. This is the first major initiative completed by our subsidiary A88 Infused Beverage Division Inc. We expect to begin selling our new flavored waters as soon as next week will be rolling out a number of other products over the next 45 days,” concluded Mr. Wright.
About Western Group Packaging
Western Group Packaging is an affiliate company of Unix Packaging located in Montebello California. Unix Packaging, with its six production lines, experienced a period of substantial growth and its founders recognized the growing need and opportunity in Nevada for a beverage manufacturing facility resulting in the state of the art facility established by its affiliate – Western Group Packaging. To learn more about WGP, please click the following link: wgpco.com.
About The Alkaline Water Company Inc.
The Alkaline Water Company Inc. is a leading producer of premium bottled alkaline drinking water sold under the brand name Alkaline88. With its innovative, state-of-the-art, proprietary electrolysis process, the Company produces healthy, all-natural and great-tasting alkaline water for a balanced lifestyle. Founded in 2012, the Company is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, and focuses on national distribution and marketing for retail sale of Alkaline88, one of the fastest growing premium bottled water brands on the market. To learn more about The Alkaline Water Company, please visit: thealkalinewaterco.com or connect on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn.
About Alkaline Water Products
Alkaline88 is a premier 8.8 pH balanced bottled alkaline drinking water enhanced with trace minerals and electrolytes. The product offers consumers the unique opportunity to purchase alkaline water in conveniently packaged 500-milliliter, 700-milliliter, 1 L, 1.5 L, 3 L and 1 gallon sizes. The Alkaline Water Company Inc. is currently in the midst of a national mass-market expansion program, where the product is already available for consumer sales at a growing number of major retail locations including national retailers such as Safeway/Albertsons, Walmart, Kroger, CVS and other top regional and local supermarket chains. To find a retailer near you visit: thealkalinewaterco.com/where-to-buy/.