True Drinks Announces Significant New Distribution
IRVINE, CA–(Marketwired – August 29, 2017) – True Drinks Holdings, Inc. (OTC PINK: TRUU), makers of AquaBall® Naturally Flavored Water, the healthiest children’s beverage on the market with zero sugar, zero preservatives, zero calories, and zero artificial flavors, today announced that it has partnered with Kalil Bottling Co., (Kalil) to distribute the Company’s portfolio of beverage brands in Arizona.
A family-owned company since 1948, Kalil Bottling Co. in Arizona owns and operates distribution centers in Phoenix, Tucson, Flagstaff, and El Paso. Kalil distributes soft drinks, teas, and waters throughout Arizona, parts of New Mexico, the Durango area of Colorado and the El Paso area of Texas. Major brands handled by the company’s 750 employees include RC, 7UP, Diet Rite, A&W, Sunkist, Snapple, Arizona Tea, Canada Dry, Squirt, Vernor’s, Yoo Hoo, Big Red, Fiji and Monster Energy. Kalil Bottling Co. offers a full line of fountain, vending, and cold drink equipment. Kalil also packs private-label beverages for customers throughout the Southwestern U.S. and has shipped soft drinks to customers in 14 different countries.
James Greco, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, commented, “Our new partnership with Kalil will help further strengthen our presence in the Southwest Market, complementing our recent growth initiatives in the Northwest and South Markets. We are proud to have Kalil carrying our full portfolio of beverages.”
AquaBall continues to innovate the category and meet the needs of consumers looking for children’s beverages with zero calories, zero sugar and all-natural ingredients. Greco added, “AquaBall is far healthier for kids than anything else on the market. As awareness of the issues caused by excess sugar consumption in children grows, so do our sales. Our goal is to be a solution to the epidemics of childhood obesity and juvenile diabetes.”
AquaBall is available at major retailers as well as a growing list of convenience stores and is available in all four flavors in our single bottle offering.
About True Drinks
True Drinks Holdings, Inc., the holding company for True Drinks, Inc., is a healthy beverage provider. Its flagship product is AquaBall® Naturally Flavored Water a healthy alternative to the other products in the children’s beverage market. True Drinks has licensing agreements with Disney and Marvel for use of their characters on bottles of AquaBall. AquaBall is a naturally flavored, vitamin-enhanced, zero-calorie, preservative-free, dye-free, sugar-free alternative to juice and soda. AquaBall is currently available in four flavors: fruit punch, grape, strawberry lemonade and berry. Their target consumers: kids, young adults, and their guardians, are attracted to the product by the entertainment and media characters on the bottle and continue to consume the beverage because of its healthy benefits and great taste. For more information, please visit www.aquaballdrink.com and www.truedrinks.com. Investor information can be found at www.truedrinks.com/investor-relations/. Proudly made in the USA.
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