Bottled Water of the World

FINEWATERS Guide Book
A Connoisseur's Guide to the World of Premium Bottled Waters
By Michael Mascha

Reviews 100 of the world’s best-loved bottled water brands, their sources, composition, flavors, and historical backgrounds, along with expert analysis and full-color photos throughout.

ISBN 9781624545989 | US $ 24.95

FINEWATERS Guide Book

India

Bottled water of India

Genie is out of the bottle. Indeed, the bottled water industry is one of the most thriving sectors in India. The market is growing at a whopping rate of about 55 per cent annually and is expected to cross Rs. 1000-crore mark within the next couple of years.

Almost all major national and international brands have taken a plunge. Parle's Bisleri that virtually monopolised the bottled water market is now vying with Nestle, Coca Cola, PepsiCo, Manikchand, UB and Britannia. According to a national-level study, there are close to 200 bottled water brands in India. Nearly 80 per cent of these are local brands.

There are arounf 150 domestic Indian Bottled Water Brands:

  Name Balance Minerality Orientation C Virginality Vintage
Extended Information Available Mulshi Springs   Low Hint of Sweet A  
  Alfa Blue Still     A    
  Atlas Premium Still     A    
  Bailley Still     A    
  Bisleri Not Rated     A    
  Cool Valley Still     A    
  Dew Drops Still     A    
  Dislaren Still     A    
  Golden Eagle Still     A    
  Golden Valley Still     A    
  Hello Still     A    
  Himalayan Still     A    
  Just Born Spring Drops Still     A    
  Kenbar Still     A    
  Maqua 2000 Still     A    
  Nakshatra Still     A    
  Nestlé Pure Life Still     A    
  Pristine Still     A    
  Pure Lifekare Still     A    
  Raindrops Still     A    
  Silver Springs Aqua Still     A    
  Spaa Aqua Still     A    
  Sprint Up Still     A    

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