Eden Springs acquires the HOD operations of Nestlé France
The Eden Group announced today (November 23, 2010) that it has purchased the bottled water cooler (HOD; Home and Office Delivery) operations of Nestlé Waters Direct France. This represents direct water deliveries to 38,000 business customers in France, with an annual turnover of 18.5 million euros. The Eden Group will pay Nestlé France 9.5 million euros, of which 8 million euros on signing the contract and the balance on completing the transaction after about four months.
Number 1 in the water cooler industry, Eden Springs goes CarbonNeutral
In its quest to reduce its environmental impact and compensate its carbon footprint, Eden Springs, Europe's leading provider of water solutions for the workplace, is the first and only company to offer certified CarbonNeutral® water coolers. On top of this, in a couple of weeks, Eden Springs will launch an exclusive plumbed-in water cooler with a unique energy saving device.