Water is the most important beverage in the world. In the U.S., customers have bought over 14.4 billion gallons of bottle water. The dollar amount of those sales is worth over $18 Billion. The majority of water sales are not the big name brands like Dasani however, it is smaller private labels. This means that customers are willing to try new brands and presents an opportunity for black entrepreneurs. If you wanted to change from the store brand or Deer Park, we are here to help you. Here are 5 Black Owned Bottled Water Brands for you to look out for. If you’re interested in our other great listings, don’t forget to use our search feature at the top of the page.
Eleven 86 Water
Our first black owned bottled water brand is Eleven 86 Water. This brand is bottled and sourced locally in Autagaville, Alabama. It is packaged in BPA free bottles and available at retail locations across Alabama and several in Mississippi. You can also order direct to your home via their website.
Drip Waters is a bottled water brand that also has a social mission. Currently when you order 12 packs of their BPA-free bottles, 30 percent of the proceeds will go to a charitable cause. Currently, they are focused on social justice initiatives. If you want more from your water brand, join their mailing list to get even more information.
Plain water is good but as more people have discovered the benefits of alkaline water, it’s usage has grown. Positivity Alkaline Water is a product by Minority Owned Bottler, StarWalker Industries of Atlanta, Georgia. This company can ship to you as well and they offer both subscriptions and a recycling program that offers discounts to people who return their bottles to lower waste.
Celldration is a Premium Bottled Water brand based out of New York. This company which sells enhanced and purified mineral water. You can find this brand in some Kroger owned stores across the country so look for it on your next trip or order it online.
For those of us who may want a bit of flavor enhancement, 2T Water offers both regular plain bottled water and their Biotin Water line. This line offers minerals that help with your Hair,Skin, and Nails as well as giving you a bit of flavor too. These waters feature no sugars, no calories, and all natural flavors. Visit them and give their products a try or find an Ingles store in the Georgia area and grab some right off of the shelf.