Takeya Debuts Fashionable/Functional Eco-Friendly Glass Water Bottles That Eliminate Poor Taste and Reduce Landfill Waste

Takeya Glass Water Bottles—the healthier way to hydrate

Jun 23, 2010, 11:00 ET from Takeya USA

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Takeya USA is set to introduce two revolutionary Glass Water Bottle collections, and with them, a healthier way for all Americans to hydrate.  Takeya's portable and stylish designs are eco-friendly and deliver fresh taste without plastic or metal flavors.  The reusable Glass Water Bottles, made from naturally organic and recyclable materials, will greatly reduce the millions of accumulated plastic water bottles in U.S. landfills and are free of any toxic chemicals.

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Characterized by uncomplicated beauty and functionality, Takeya design evokes beauty, efficiency and balance.  Detailed company and product information is available at www.takeyausa.com.

Takeya's innovative Glass Water Bottles will be available at specialty and online retailers in several sizes with colorful silicone jackets that feature see-through windows for checking fluid levels.  The patented silicone jackets also provide a soft, non-slip grip and protection from accidental breakage.  They are derived from Takeya Japan's extensive expertise in producing silicone accessories for popular video game consoles worldwide.  Both the silicone jackets and water bottles are dishwasher safe.

"Takeya has developed two fresh and fashion-forward glass water bottle collections in response to the growing need to produce products that help reduce waste," said John Lown, president of Takeya USA.  "In addition to the pure taste and more environmentally friendly hydration, Takeya's glass water bottles are free of any toxic chemicals which may cause cancer."

Takeya Modern Glass Water Bottle

The "Modern's" streamlined design – ideal for carrying in a purse or bag – is fashionable, tall and sophisticated, reflecting the lifestyle of an active urban dweller.  Available in 16oz and 18oz sizes with a wide mouth for easy drinking, an airtight twist cap and easy-carry loop.  The Modern comes in soft colors ice green, ice pink, ice blue, natural and black mist with suggested retail price of $19.99 and $24.99.  

Takeya Classic Glass Water Bottle

The "Classic" Glass Water Bottle is inspired by the iconic American milk bottle, with substantial walls and a smooth rounded spout.  Available in 16oz and 22oz sizes with bright colored silicone jackets, the Classic comes in green, cobalt blue, purple, black and fuchsia with suggested retail price of $19.99 and $24.99.  The Classic design makes a bold statement about the importance of healthy hydration.

About Takeya USA

Takeya (pronounced tah-KAY-ya) USA, a subsidiary of Takeya Japan, is a manufacturer of innovative food and beverage containers.  Building upon 50 years of design expertise, the company enriches consumer's lives by using modern ideas, a rich palette of colors, food-safe materials, unique functionality and high-quality craftsmanship. Takeya provides real solutions that save the American consumer money, are eco-friendly and promote a healthy lifestyle.  More information is available at www.takeyausa.com.