To Press Releases listOct 14, 2015
Company donates bottled water across Canada to assist those in need
TOWNSHIP OF PUSLINCH, Ontario – Nestlé Waters Canada, Canada’s marketshare-leading manufacturer and distributor of healthy beverage choices, today announced that it donated bottled water with a suggested retail value of $62,295 to numerous charitable organizations across Canada during the third quarter of this year.
About 13,874 cases of various Nestlé bottled waters or about 332,976 bottles of water were provided through the third quarter of 2015 to charitable organizations in numerous communities, including Burlington, Cambridge, Chilliwack, Erin, Fergus, Guelph, Hope, Hamilton, Mississauga, Puslinch and Toronto.
Over the first nine months of 2015, about 52,838 cases of bottled water or roughly 1,268,112 bottles of water with a suggested retail value of $237,245 were donated.
The receiving organizations during the third quarter included Cambridge Fire Department, Canadian Football League’s Purolator Tackle Hunger Campaign (Hamilton Tiger-Cat Football Club), Canadian Red Cross, Chilliwack Fire Department, Fergus Fall Fair, Fraser Valley District Fire Services, Guelph Food Bank, Guelph General Hospital Foundation, Hope Fire Department, Mission Fire Department, Second Harvest, Special Olympics, Speroway, Puslinch Fire Rescue, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Salvation Army, as well as numerous amateur athletic organizations in these and other communities across the country.
About Nestlé Waters Canada
Established in 1970, Nestlé Waters Canada is associated with Nestlé Waters North America of Stamford, Connecticut. With headquarters in the Township of Puslinch, bottling facilities in Hope, British Columbia, and Puslinch and distribution facilities in Chilliwack, British Columbia; Puslinch and Laval, Quebec, approximately 400 employees support a network of more than 145 retailers across Canada.
For further information, please visit our web site at www.nestle-waters.ca or contact:
John B. Challinor II APR
Director, Corporate Affairs
Nestlé Waters Canada
Telephone: 1 888 565-1445, Ext. 6441
Jamie Jo Alton
National Public Relations
Telephone: (416) 848-1370