To Press Releases listJan 14, 2014
Company donates bottled water to assist those in need during winter months
TOWNSHIP OF PUSLINCH, Ontario – Nestlé Waters Canada, Canada’s marketshare-leading manufacturer and distributor of healthy beverage choices, today announced that it has donated bottled water with a suggested retail value of $147,896 to Speroway, a charitable organization based in Guelph, Ontario, that provides food, healthcare and education across Canada and around the world.
About 42,324 cases of Nestlé Pure Life Natural Spring Water and Nestlé Pure Life Natures Blends were provided this week to Speroway for distribution to needy individuals and organizations across Canada.
“We are extremely grateful to Nestlé Waters Canada for this sizable donation of bottled water,” said David Peck, Vice President, Speroway. “Through the generosity of beverage producers like Nestlé Waters, Speroway is able to deliver much needed provisions to children and their families every day of the year. The Nestlé Waters donation will help to ensure that those in need in our communities across Canada this winter are properly hydrated.”
Since opening its doors in 2004, Speroway (formerly FTC Canada) has made it a priority to ensure donations are used for the benefit of at-risk children and communities. From Northern Ontario to Central America, Africa and Asia, Speroway is attempting to make a difference in the world today. Speroway supports and empowers communities in Canada and around the world without discrimination by providing food, healthcare and education with Christian love, compassion and integrity.
For further information please visit our web site at www.speroway.com or contact:
Telephone: 1 877 382-2262
About Nestlé Waters Canada
Established in 1970, Nestlé Waters Canada is a wholly-owned subsidiary of 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