July 15, 2013—Icelandic Water Holdings hf, makers of the award-winning, CarbonNeutral® premium natural spring water Icelandic Glacial, announces today its partnership with leading South Korean beverage distributor, HITEJINRO Co., Ltd. Starting July 2013, Icelandic Glacial natural spring water will be available in key on and off premise accounts throughout South Korea.
“We are pleased to announce our new distribution channel in South Korea, through HITEJINRO Co., Ltd” said Jon Olafsson, chairman and co-founder, Icelandic Glacial. “South Korea has made tremendous strides in exporting goods to the world, including Iceland, and we’re delighted to be able to bring something from Iceland to Korea in return.”
Renowned for its exceptional purity and environmental credentials, Icelandic Glacial is bottled at the source from the legendary Ölfus Spring in Iceland, providing customers with remarkable pristine water at the highest level of quality.
“HITEJINRO is honored to introduce Icelandic Glacial water into South Korea’s growing market,” said Yeongjae Kang, President and CEO, HITEJINRO Beverage Co., Ltd “As one of the world’s fastest rising economies, we see an increasing demand for the world’s premium products, Icelandic Glacial answers our market’s high expectations with exceptional purity and award winning sustainability.