NASHVILLE, TN -- Zenith International, a global food and drink consultancy, will hold its 10th Global Bottled Water Congress from Nov. 12 through 14 here, concurrently with the National Automatic Merchandising Association's Coffee, Tea and Water conference and the International Bottled Water Association's annual convention.
Sponsored by NSF (formerly the National Sanitation Foundation) and international beverage dispenser and packaging titans Aptar and Bericap, the event will probe the present worldwide market for water. Presentations will include premium-water case studies from Icelandic, Tiber 5100 and Voss; an exploration of U.S. market opportunities by Cascadia, Polar and Talking Rain; updates on the North American market by Nestlé Waters and DS Waters; international perspectives from PT Tang Mas (Indonesia), Agthia Group (United Arab Emirates), Lindoya Verão (Brazil) and Tata (India); and investment advice from Dash Advisors and First Beverage Group.
There will be a dedicated day of market data briefings covering global and U.S. trends in bottled, flavored, functional and premium waters, home-office delivery and point-of-use treatment. The sessions will be presented by Rabobank, Beverage Marketing Corp. and Zenith International.
The congress will culminate in a gala dinner and ceremony at which the 2013 Global Bottled Water Awards will be presented.
Information may be found online at zenithinternational.com/events. Discounted rates are available on registrations received by Oct. 4.