Crown Beverages Limited launches Aquafina enriched drinking water.
Crown Beverages Limited has launched Aquafina enriched drinking water in Uganda.
Speaking during the launch that took place on Thursday at the CBL Plant in Kakungulu, Sisa, Amos Nzeyi, the Chairman of Crown Beverages Limited, said that Aquafina is a whole different product and is a notch higher than the existing brands in the market and consumers will like it.
“You know normally, there are many types of wine, but there are some wines that are better than others…even whiskies by the way are not the same,” said Nzeyi adding that Aquafina is definitely a good addition to the market.
“We (Crown Beverages) have been registering achievements…we have won so many prizes of quality, cleanliness as you see this place is up to the standards of any watering company in the world, be in Europe, Asia, South Africa, America,” Nzeyi added.
Paddy Muramiirah, the CEO of Crown Beverages Limited said that Aquafina is an international brand and Uganda is just the third country in Africa to launch the product after Nigeria and Egypt.
Muramiirah added that the water is expertly processed ensuring only the essential elements and minerals remain, resulting in a clear, pure and perfect tasting water.
“Aquafina water is a worldwide water brand in Europe, Asia, South Africa, and America and is probably the best in Sub-Saharan Africa, in East Africa, it has launched first in Uganda before moving to other neighboring countries,” said Muramiirah.
Aquafina was first launched in the USA in 1994. Over the last two decades it has expanded into Asia, UAE, and most recently Africa.
Aquafina is available in a 500ml pack at a recommended retail price of UGX 1000 only countrywide.