DS Waters of America, Inc., Owners of Hinckley Springs® Bottled Water Brand, Acquires Gold Springs Premium Spring Water

Nov 01, 2013, 15:25 ET from DS Waters of America, Inc.

ATLANTA, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DS Waters of America, Inc., owners of the Hinckley Springs® bottled water brand, announces the acquisition of Gold Springs Premium Spring Water Company. The acquisition includes the home and office delivery service of bottled water for customers in Peoria, IL.

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Gold Spring provides natural spring water in 3 and 5 gallon bottles as well as cases of .5L bottles. Moving forward, Hinckley Springs route sales representatives will serve Gold Spring customers. In addition to bottled water, customers will be able to order flavored drink mixes, hot chocolate, tea and coffee products along with their regular delivery. They will also be able to manage their account and delivery schedule online.

"We are pleased to provide Hinckley Springs water and other beverage services to additional homes and offices in Peoria," said Ray McGillis, Vice President, General Manager Central Region, DS Waters.      

One of the country's largest providers of bottled water, brewed coffee and water filtration services, DS Waters helps customers stay hydrated and energized with a variety of beverage choices. Hinckley Springs is a well-loved brand throughout Chicagoland and parts of the Midwest, and this year celebrates its 125th year delivering delicious bottled water.

"We welcome all Gold Spring customers into the DS Waters family and look forward to offering them a wide variety of beverages with outstanding customer service," said Tom Harrington, President and CEO, DS Waters.

About DS Waters:
DS Waters of America, Inc. (DS Waters) provides bottled water, brewed beverages and water filtration systems to homes and offices across the U.S.  Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the company serves offices, restaurants, food service organizations, convenience stores, and retail locations. DS Waters' bottled water products are sold under the brand names Alhambra®, Athena®, Belmont Springs, Crystal Springs®, Deep Rock®, Hinckley Springs®, Kentwood Springs®, Mount Olympus®, Nursery® Water, Sierra Springs®, and Sparkletts®.  Several of DS Waters' bottled water brands have been satisfying consumers for more than 100 years. DS Waters offers brewed coffee and tea beverages under the Standard™ brand and the Javarama® brand, as well as other leading national brands and office break room supplies.  Additionally, DS Waters provides water filtration systems, equipment and services under the Relyant® brand.   DS Waters supports the communities it serves and provides safe drinking water during emergencies and natural disasters.  Visit water.comnurserywater.com, coffeeservice.com, and athenawater.com for more information.

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