LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Mar 18, 2014) - Alkame Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: ALKM) (OTCQB: ALKM), a health and technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly consumer products, is pleased to announce that the Company has entered into a sales and distribution agreement with River Valley Holdings, parent company of River Valley Foods and Cavallaro Foods, two leading grocery and specialty foods distributors serving the Northeastern U.S. markets.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome River Valley to our growing family of local and national distributors," commented Rick Bierwiler, Alkame's VP of Sales. "With their help and expertise, we look forward to building out our distribution footprint on the East Coast and in particular the Northeast region. We anticipate that this will be a very important geographic area for us and we expect that our early stage distributors are in for an exciting time selling our patented Alkame bottled water products into a potentially high demand region."
River Valley/Cavallaro is a full service family owned and operated grocery distributor headquartered in Syracuse, New York, and serving retail customers in the Northeastern U.S. River Valley is known for providing exceptional products and services to its customers in the grocery, specialty, convenience, and drug store channels. River Valley employs a dedicated staff of over 250 employees and carries over 10,000 different SKU's in the specialty, natural, ethnic, gluten free, snack, and frozen categories.
About Alkame Holdings, Inc.
Alkame Holdings, Inc. is a publicly traded health and technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly consumer products. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiary, Alkame Water, Inc., markets and distributes micro-clustered, alkaline, antioxidant and oxygenated bottled water utilizing an exclusive patented formula and technology. Alkame's patented technology creates water with several unique properties which allow the body to absorb and utilize it more efficiently and help to achieve an optimal pH balance. The patented Alkame technology also increases the available oxygen content and absorbability which equates to more fuel for improved metabolic efficiency, boosted immune system, and improved cardio respiratory function.
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Disclaimer/Safe Harbor: This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act. The statements reflect the Company's current views with respect to future events that involve risks and uncertainties. Among others, these risks include the expectation that River Valley Distribution and Cavallaro Foods will achieve significant additional distribution for the Company's products, the failure to meet schedule or performance requirements of the Company's contracts, the Company's liquidity position, the Company's ability to obtain new contracts, the emergence of competitors with greater financial resources and the impact of competitive pricing. In the light of these uncertainties, the forward-looking events referred to in this release might not occur. These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.