DS Waters Acquires Coastal California’s Matilija Pure Water

May 7, 2013

DS Waters of America, Inc. announced the acquisition of certain assets related to the bottled water and coffee delivery business of Matilija Pure Water in Ventura, Calif. DS Waters® is pleased to assume management of bottled water and coffee service delivery for former Matilija customers. Matilija Pure Water has provided bottled water to the central coast of California since 1922 and will retain its water softening and filtration services.

Former Matilija customers in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties will now be able to order flavored drink mixes, hot chocolate and coffee products along with their water delivery. They may also manage their account and delivery schedule online.

"We welcome the former Matilija customers to the Sparkletts family and we are working to ensure a smooth transition to incorporate new routes immediately," said Mike Garrity, vice president, general manager, southern California region, DS Waters® in a prepared statement.

"Our intention is to exceed our customers' expectations regarding the quality of our beverages and delivery services," said Tom Harrington, president and CEO, DS Waters. "We especially want to welcome and earn the loyalty of our newest customers."