Dunkin' Brands Group Inc., parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, and the National DCP, the company's supply chain partner, has named Nestle Waters North America as its exclusive bottled water supplier.
With the agreement, Nestle Waters' bottled water products are now available at more than 9,600 Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins restaurants throughout the U.S.
"By partnering with Nestle Waters North America, we can offer our guests refreshing, high-quality bottled water that is sourced regionally," said John Costello, chief global marketing and innovation officer, Dunkin' Brands. "We're happy to be bringing our guests another great beverage choice from their favorite Nestle Waters' regional spring water brands."
Dunkin' Brands began introducing Nestle Waters' 20-ounce products in units during the spring. The line includes Arrowhead, Deer Park, Ice Mountain, Ozarka, Poland Spring and Zephyhills. They can be found in the following U.S. geographic regions: Poland Spring in the Northeast; Deer Park in the Mid-Atlantic; Zephyrhills in Florida, Ice Mountain in the Midwest; Ozarka in the South Central states; and Arrowhead in the West.
Nestle Waters North America carefully sources and manages its regional spring waters. All of its regional spring water bottles are recyclable.
"We're thrilled to be working with Dunkin' Brands to deliver refreshing hydration options to Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins restaurant customers across the country," said David Hardie, national channel manager, foodservice, Nestle Waters North America. "Water has become the beverage choice for many Americans, and bottled water gives them that option on-the-go. Now, they can enjoy their favorite Nestle Waters' regional bottled water brand with their sandwich or snack."
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