Alkaline Water Co. Exceeds National Expansion Goals for 2014

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - Jun 5, 2014) - The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCBB: WTER) (the "Company"), developers of an innovative state of the art proprietary electrolysis beverage process, packaged and sold in 3 liter and 1 gallon sizes under the trade name Alkaline88, is extremely pleased to announce today that its national expansion goals have completely exceeded internal expectations for 2014.

Effective as of June, 2014 and in just over a year since the Company initiated its distribution efforts, Alkaline88 is now available in 49 States and the District of Columbia. Over 6,000 retail outlets across the nation now stock and sell Alkaline88 to a growing demographic market of truly health conscious consumers. 

"We have reached a real milestone this month. We are truly nationwide and our product position has reached a tipping point." comments Steven Nickolas, President & CEO of The Alkaline Water Company, Inc. "We have completely exceeded our own expectations, and yet we still have plenty of room to grow as today's announcement merely places us in 21 out of the top 75 retailers. With this in mind, I'd like to acknowledge the ongoing dedication and assistance we've consistently received from our brokers, especially the members of the Beacon United® group. Additionally, I want to recognize the role played by our distributors and key retailers such as Schnucks, Fry's Food, Albertsons, Smith's Food and Drug, Smart & Final and Jewel-Osco. Lastly I want to thank our consumers both current and future as we wouldn't be here without you. The summer season is now upon us and we look forward to even greater success in our national expansion aims."

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The Alkaline Water Company, Inc. (OTCBB: WTER)
The Alkaline Water Company Inc. has developed an innovative, state of the art, proprietary electrolysis process that produces healthy alkaline water for a balanced lifestyle. The company is focused on the business of distributing and marketing the retail sale of its cost-effectively packaged Alkaline88 water beverage products. Visit us

About Alkaline Water Products
Alkaline88's premier alkaline water is an 8.8 pH balanced bottled alkaline drinking water enhanced with trace minerals and electrolytes. The product offers consumers the unique opportunity to purchase alkaline water in conveniently packaged three liter and one gallon sizes (plus 700ml in select markets). The Alkaline Water Company Inc. is currently in the midst of a national mass markets expansion program and is already available for consumer sales at a growing number of major retail locations across many parts of the United States. Learn more about the science behind alkaline water by visiting

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