SOURCE: Nationwide Beverage Bottling Corporation

October 26, 2005 06:30 ET

Nationwide Beverage Bottling Corporation Product Line Moves Into Gelson's

CORONA, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- October 26, 2005 -- Nationwide Beverage Bottling Corporation (OTC: NBVB) announced today that its KoKomo™ Mountain Spring Water beverages will be carried by Gelson's in Southern California.

Steve Rice, President and CEO of Nationwide, stated, "We are pleased that Gelson's will be carrying the KoKomo™ line of 4-packs of 20oz. bottles in the Lemon and Tropical flavors of our popular beverage. Gelson's, known as 'The Super Market,' is widely recognized as one of the premier supermarket chains in the United States. All 17 Gelson's stores in Southern California will carry our KoKomo™ products."

Mr. Rice added, "The Mission Statement of Gelson's is 'To make shopping anywhere else unacceptable for consumers who value quality products, cleanliness, convenience and personal service.' Thus, the decision of Gelson's to select our KoKomo™ beverage line is one more important affirmation of the 'KoKomo experience.' The additional sales, which Gelson's will generate for our Company, reflect just another step in our strategy to establish Nationwide as a national leader in the beverage bottling industry."

About Nationwide Beverage Bottling Corporation:

Through its wholly owned subsidiary, Nationwide Beverage Bottling, Inc., the Company operates a bottling facility in Corona, California. Currently, the plant has a capacity of approximately 1,000 bottles (up to 1/2 liter size) per minute of any still water-based, cold filled product. The Company presently produces and markets its own beverage line, Agua Sabores™, a beverage based upon a traditional Hispanic beverage -- a fructose-sweetened and fruit flavored water product. In addition, the Company produces, markets and distributes the complete line of KoKomo™ Mountain Spring Water flavored beverages.

For more information about Nationwide Beverage Bottling Corporation and its products, please visit our website www.nbbottling.com, or, see www.pinksheets.com for our current disclosure document.

Additional Investor information can be obtained by contacting the Company's Investor Relations Department at 800-936-0234.

A number of statements referenced in this Release, and any other interviews that have been made, are forward-looking statements, which are made pursuant to the Safe Harbor Provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, and within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21B of the Exchange Act of 1934. Any statements that express or involve discussions with respect to predictions, expectations, beliefs, plans, projections, objectives, goals, assumption of future events or performance are not statements of historical fact and may be "forward-looking statements." Forward-looking statements are based on expectations, estimates and projections at the time the statements are made that involve a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those presently anticipated. Forward-looking statements in these actions may be identified through the use of words such as "expects," "will," "anticipates," "estimates," "believes," or statements indicating certain actions "may," "could," or "might," occur. Such statements reflect the current views of Nationwide Beverage Bottling Corporation with respect to future events and are subject to certain assumptions, including those described in this release. These forward-looking statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties, including the timely development and market acceptance of products, services, and technologies, competitive market conditions, successful integration of acquisitions, the ability to secure additional sources of financing, the ability to reduce operating expenses, and other factors described in the Company's public disclosure documents. The actual results that the Company achieves may differ materially from any forward-looking statements due to such risks and uncertainties. The Company does not undertake any responsibility to update the "forward-looking" statements contained in this news release.

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    NATIONWIDE BEVERAGE BOTTLING CORPORATION
    250 Airport Circle
    Corona, California 92880
    951-340-4400