LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Mar 29, 2016) - Alkame Holdings, Inc. (OTC: ALKM), a publicly traded health and wellness technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly products, is pleased to announce that Alkame Holdings, Inc. wholly owned subsidiary, Alkame Water, Inc.'s Ultimate Health and Wellness Water, which is a patented formula of premium oxygenated, alkaline and natural antioxidant bottled water products, has formed a distribution partnership and alliance with KeHE Distributors, LLC, the second largest distributor of natural and gourmet food products.
KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) provides Natural & Organic, Specialty and Fresh products to natural food stores, chain grocery stores, independent grocery stores and other specialty product retailers throughout North America. KeHE is an employee owned company with over 4,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada. KeHE operates 12 warehouses throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America, distributing over 38,400 SKUs in the natural food channel. Working with more than 3,500 manufacturers, importers, and other supply partners, KeHE has been a leading member of the natural and organic product community since 1972.
"We are very excited to begin working with KeHE. Receiving our vendor codes is the first step that will now allow us to greatly expand the availability of Alkame Water with retailers across the country", stated Robert Eakle, CEO of Alkame Water. "KeHE is such a well-respected and well known industry distributor, and we could not more be more pleased", added Eakle.
About KeHE Distributors, LLC
KeHE Distributors, LLC (KeHE) provides Natural & Organic, Specialty & Gourmet, International & Multicultural and Fresh products to natural food stores, chain grocery stores, independent grocery stores and other specialty product retailers throughout North America. KeHE is an employee-owned company with over 3500 employees in the U.S. and Canada.
About Alkame Holdings, Inc.
Alkame Holdings, Inc. is a publicly traded health and wellness technology holding company, with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly consumer products. The Company's wholly-owned subsidiaries market and distribute enhanced waters utilizing an exclusive patented formula and technology to create water with several unique properties, enabling an increase to available oxygen content, optimized pH levels, as well as the added benefits of electrolytes, and enhancement of antioxidant properties, equating into many potential health benefits, such as a reduced structure for permeability, improved metabolic efficiency, a boosted immune system, improved cardio respiratory function, and a decrease in lactic acid for faster muscle recovery. The organization is diligently building a strong foundation through the launch and acquisition of appropriate business assets, and by pursuing multiple applications to utilize its Intellectual Property by placement into several emerging business sectors, such as the growing aqua-culture industry, consumer bottled water and RTD products, household pet products, horticulture and agriculture applications, as well as many other various water treatment solutions to both new and existing business platforms.
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