Global Children's Bottled Water Report Released

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Research and Markets
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Report reveals opportunities within the children segment to support strategic bottled water planning

Research and Markets announced the addition of the "Global Children's Bottled Water 2014 Report" report to its offering.

Increasing concerns over child obesity are providing opportunities for bottled water targeted at children to seize market share from other children's soft drink categories, many of which are criticized for high sugar and calorie content.

Publication Date: 
March 25, 2014

Bringing Down the Bottle

The Environmental Action Organization (EAO) at St. Lawrence University in Canton, N.Y., recently won a grant from the New York State Pollution Prevention Institute to reduce the use of disposable water bottles on campus. WQP Associate Editor Amy McIntosh spoke with Amalie Sonneborn, co-president of EAO, about the goals of the campaign.

Amy McIntosh: What is the mission of EAO?

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University group campaigns for a disposable bottle-free campus

About The Author: 

Amalie Sonneborn is a sophomore at St. Lawrence University and co-president of the university’s Enivronmental Action Organization. Sonneborn can be reached at aesonn12@stlaw.edu.

Amy McIntosh is associate editor for Water Quality Products. McIntosh can be reached at amcintosh@sgcmail.com or 847.954.7966.

Publication Date: 
March 24, 2014
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March 24, 2014
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Artesian Resources Corp. CEO Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

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Artesian Resources Corp.
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Dian C. Taylor honored for ongoing contributions to the water industry

Dian C. Taylor, chair, president and CEO of Artesian Resources Corp., was the recipient of the 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Berkeley Springs International Water Tasting on February 22, 2014.

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March 21, 2014

Indian Bottled Water, Water Purifier Market Opportunities Published

Source: 
Research & Markets
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The market size of the Indian bottled water industry is expected to reach $2,442 million by 2017

Research & Markets added the "Sectoral Capsule-Indian Bottled Water & Water Purifier Market Opportunities" report to its offering.

Publication Date: 
March 12, 2014

Charleston, W.V., Restaurants Use Bottled Water to Cook, Prep Food

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The Bell Law Firm PLLC
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BellLaw.com lists restaurants that prepare food, cook and clean with bottled water

As part of its ongoing initiative to empower Charleston, W.V., residents still affected by January’s water contamination disaster, the Bell Law Firm PLLC is providing a list of area restaurants using bottled water on its website.

Publication Date: 
February 19, 2014

Trouble at the Tap

Many Americans, Asians and Europeans worry about the quality of their tap water; almost 40% of Americans participating in a new survey said they boiled or filtered their water before drinking it. That level of concern is a key trend in consumer attitudes toward the water they drink at home, work and leisure.

Bottled Water Binge

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Attitudes toward tap water lead consumers to search for treatment options

About The Author: 

David Noble is corporate communications manager for Blueblue AB. Noble can be reached at dn@bluewater.se.

Publication Date: 
February 6, 2014
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February 6, 2014
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Poland Spring Outsells Beverage Brands in Northeast

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Nestlé Waters North America
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Sales of Poland Spring brand water in the New York metropolitan area topped $506 million in 2013

New Nielsen data from 2013 of packaged beverage sales across retail channels indicate that Poland Spring brand water, the leading product of Nestlé Waters North America, is the best-selling beverage in the New York tri-state area. In addition, it is a bestseller across major Northeast markets, including Boston; Albany, N.Y.; and Hartford/New Haven, Conn.

Publication Date: 
February 6, 2014

Glacier Water From Iceland Nominated for 'Best New Drink Brands'

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Sno
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Sno Glacier Water is high in oxygen, has low TDS, a neutral body pH of 7.4 and zero nitrates

FoodBev.com nominated nitrate-free Sno glacier water from Iceland as one of the Best New Drink Brands in 2013. Sno is available in California at Bristol Farms grocery stores.

Each year the FoodBev.com Awards celebrate creativity and recognizes brands that are eye-catching, creatively dominant, original, unique, practical and useful.

Of the thousands of brands seeking this recognition, FoodBev.com selects only about 100 brands annually to qualify for its award.

Publication Date: 
January 27, 2014

DS Waters Acquires Splash Water Inc.

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DS Waters of America Inc.
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Splash Water customers can now choose DS Waters' Sparkletts brand spring or purified water

DS Waters of America Inc., owner of the Sparkletts bottled water brand, acquired Splash Water Inc.'s home and office bottled water delivery business serving the Los Angeles community.

Publication Date: 
December 17, 2013

Ferrarelle USA Signs Deal With DS Waters

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Ferrarelle USA
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Partnership signals greater expansion for Ferrarelle in U.S. home and office beverage delivery market

Ferrarelle USA has partnered with DS Waters of America Inc. to deliver Ferrarelle’s naturally effervescent bottled mineral water nationwide. DS Waters provides bottled water, water filtration and coffee and tea services to more than 1.4 million customers. DS Waters will add 330- and 750-mL bottles of Ferrarelle to its existing portfolio of regional bottled water brands.

Publication Date: 
November 26, 2013