To Press Releases listSep 27, 2011
S. Pellegrino® Sparkling Natural Mineral Water bottle co-designed by magnificent Italian jeweler Bulgari
Special Edition features necklace from jeweler’s leading 2011 collection
TOWNSHIP OF PUSLINCH, Ontario – Nestlé Waters Canada, Canada’s marketshare-leading manufacturer and distributor of healthy beverage choices, today announced that S. Pellegrino® Sparkling Natural Mineral Water will be available in a limited edition, 750 ml. glass bottle co-designed by magnificent Italian jeweler Bulgari.
Available for a limited time only at fine dining restaurants across Canada, the Bulgari-inspired bottle was created by Nestlé Waters S.A. after accepting the luxury jeweler’s invitation to mark its 125th anniversary.
A beautiful jewelled necklace from Bulgari’s latest collection adorns the S. Pellegrino label, set on a gold background that symbolizes preciousness and exalting the values of both brands – heritage, prestige, quality, unexpectedness, glamour and timelessness.
“This limited edition bottle is a tribute to Italian timeless magnificence and a celebration of the colourful and refined Italian spirit,” explained Tracey Peake, Group Manager, Marketing, Nestlé Waters Canada. “The collaboration of S. Pellegrino and Bulgari represents a further step towards the creation of a one-of-a-kind, made-in-Italy hallmark, bringing together the most prestigious brands and setting the highest standard for Italian style all over the world.”
“Our brand is an international symbol of the Italian art of living and, partnering with Bulgari, adds power to our efforts to serve Canadians the finest side of Italy.”
“Every detail around our 125th anniversary had to be perfect,” said Umberto Macchi, Worldwide Managing Director for Sales and Marketing, Bulgari. “S. Pellegrino, with its worldwide reputation as the gourmet’s fine-dining water, was the natural choice.”
All S. Pellegrino bottles are 100% recyclable.
Based in Rome, since 1884 Bulgari has been creating renowned fine jewellery. Today it is a global and diversified luxury brand featuring exceptional quality, an innovative style and impeccable service. Its product and services portfolio includes jewels, watches, accessories, fragrances, skincare, hotels and resorts.
For further information, please visit our web site at www.bulgari.com or contact:
Corporate Financial Press Officer Director
Telephone: +39 06 688 101
About S. Pellegrino® Sparkling Natural Mineral Water
S.Pellegrino® Sparkling Natural Mineral Water, which dates back as early as the 12th century, became part of the Nestlé Waters Canada family of brands in 1999. On April 20, 1970, the company changed its name to Sanpellegrino SpA and continued to grow throughout the 1970s and 1980s. In 1999, Sanpellegrino SpA became part of Nestlé Waters. Today, S.Pellegrino® Sparkling Natural Mineral Water is the number two sparkling bottled water brand in Canada and is the brand of choice within fine dining restaurants.
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 450 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
Nestle Waters Canada
Telephone: 1 888 565-1445, Ext. 6441
Jamie Jo Alton
National Public Relations
Telephone: (416) 848-1370