Boreal Lands Distribution Agreement With COFCO

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Boreal Water Collection Inc.
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Global bottled water market reached more than $157 billion in 2013

Boreal Water Collection Inc. announced that it has landed a large distribution agreement in China with COFCO, the largest supplier of diversified products and services in the agricultural products and food industry in China and received from them the first order for 10 containers of Boreal Baby Water.

Publication Date: 
September 30, 2014

IBWA Provides Facts About Bottled Water, California’s Drought

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International Bottled Water Assn.
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IBWA dispels claims that the bottled water industry is a major contributor to the drought

Several recent media reports have incorrectly claimed that the bottled water industry is a major contributor to California’s ongoing drought, according to a press release from the International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA). The association provided the following facts about this issue:

Water & a Healthy Lifestyle

Publication Date: 
August 20, 2014

New Report Tracks Bottled Water Consumer Trends

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Packaged Facts
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Report finds that multicultural and Gen X consumers are most likely to drink bottled water

There are 60 million adults who consumed an average of at least one glass of bottled still water per day in the past seven days, and these consumers offer attractive possibilities for food and beverage marketers, according to findings published by market research publisher Packaged Facts in the report "

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August 12, 2014

Video Showcases Bottled Water’s Role in Emergencies

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International Bottled Water Assn.
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IBWA launches a new video on its BottledWaterMatters YouTube channel

The International Bottled Water Assn.

Publication Date: 
August 1, 2014

Michelle Obama’s Drink Up Campaign Increases Bottled Water Sales

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International Bottled Water Assn.
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Study shows that the campaign resulted in a 3% lift in incremental sales among those who saw the advertising

First Lady Michelle Obama’s Drink Up campaign has increased bottled water sales, the International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) reported in a press release. The First Lady announced the boost in sales, citing a new study from Nielsen Catalina Solutions (NCS). The study shows that the online Drink Up ad campaign resulted in a 3% lift in incremental sales among those who saw the advertising. This generated almost $1 million in incremental retail bottled water sales.

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August 1, 2014

Bottled Water Industry Supports Earth Day 2014

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International Bottled Water Assn.
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Industry focuses on environmental impact reduction efforts

The bottled water industry is focused on helping people lead healthier lives and enjoy environmentally friendly communities. “In keeping with this year’s Earth Day theme of ‘Green Cities,’ the International Bottled Water Assn. (IBWA) demonstrates a sustainable community focus through its numerous environmental impact reduction efforts, which are built on a foundation of solid science and smart decisions,” said Chris Hogan, vice president of communications for IBWA.

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Publication Date: 
April 22, 2014

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.

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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

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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.

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March 12, 2014