LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jan 21, 2016) - Alkame Holdings, Inc. (OTC: ALKM), a health & wellness technology holding company with a focus on patentable, innovative, and eco-friendly products, is pleased to announce that it has received its national vendor code for Gordon Food Service, and will start working with its Mid-Atlantic region for distribution of Alkame Water's "The Ultimate Health and Wellness Water" line of premium oxygenated alkaline bottled waters that come in an eco-friendly bottle.
Founded in 1897 and located in Wyoming, Michigan Gordon Food Service (GFS) is North America's largest family-owned broadline food service supplier. The company boasts more than 20 distribution centers across the US and Canada. GFS's primary focus is distributing a variety of food items, ingredients, and beverages to restaurant operators, schools, health care facilities, and institutional food service operators in parts of 15 states and across Canada. In addition to its distribution operation, GFS operates more than 160 wholesale stores under the GFS Marketplace banner that are open to the public. These 160 Marketplace retail stores are located in Michigan, Wisconsin, Missouri, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Pennsylvania and Florida.
"We are extremely pleased about our opportunity to work with the entire Gordon Food Service group and family," commented Robert E. Eakle CEO of Alkame Holdings, Inc.
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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