The Alkaline Water Company products are now available in Giant Food

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (NASDAQ and CSE: WTER) (the “Company”), the nation’s largest independent alkaline water company, is pleased to announce that Giant Food, a subsidiary of Ahold Delhaize, and the leading food retailer in the Mid-Atlantic region with 164 stores in Maryland, Virginia, Delaware and Washington, DC, will offer the company’s Alkaline88® 1 gallon and 1.5 liter bottles and four naturally flavored A88 infused® flavors in all its places.

“This is our biggest win to date in the Mid-Atlantic region. Giant Food is the largest retailer in this market of 60 million people with over $5 billion in sales,” said Ricky Wright, President and CEO of Alkaline Water Company. “While many retailers will test one or two product offerings, we are pleased to announce that Giant Food is offering six products from our Alkaline88® and A88 Infused® lines at their 164 locations. Products include our one-gallon bottles and , and naturally flavored single servings of watermelon, raspberry, blood orange and lemon. This year, we expect these and our other single servings to significantly increase their overall contribution to our revenue. We couldn’t have hoped for a better start to our fiscal 2022 expansion into the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast regions than being on the shelves of Giant Food. the beginning of a bigger push into the remaining untapped markets in the United States”

Alkaline88® is known for its superior hydration with a perfect balance of 8.8 pH. The brand was developed to deliver a Deliciously Smooth™ taste that encourages consumers to drink more and stay fully hydrated. The company is dedicated to purity, quality, value and taste. The water ingredient set is simple, easy to understand, and buffer-free. Alkaline88 ionized water contains only two ingredients that customers trust: purified water and Himalayan pink rock salt.

The Alkaline Water Company is The Clean Beverage Company™ making a difference in the water you drink and the world we share.

Alkaline88® the flagship brand of premium alkaline water is now available in 75,000 stores across the US. For more information, visit www.thealkalinewaterco.com.

About Alkaline Water Company:

Founded in 2012, The Alkaline Water Company (NASDAQ and CSE: WTER) is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona. Its flagship product, Alkaline88®, is one of the leading brands of alkaline water available in bulk and individual servings, as well as environmentally friendly foil packaging options. Thanks to its innovative and state-of-the-art proprietary electrolysis process, Alkaline88® provides perfectly balanced alkaline drinking water at pH 8.8 with trace minerals and electrolytes and features our trademark “Clean Beverage” label. Quickly recognized as a growing lifestyle brand, Alkaline88® launched A88 Infused™ in 2019 to meet consumer demand for flavored products. A88 Infused™ flavored water is available in six unique all-natural flavors, with more flavors coming soon. Additionally, in 2020, the company launched A88 Infused Beverage Division Inc., which includes the company’s CBD water and flavored water. For the company’s topical and ingestible offerings, A88 Infused Products Inc. includes ointments, balms, lotions, essential oils, bath salts, powder packets, oil tinctures, capsules and gummies with hemp extract tested in the company’s laboratory.

To buy Alkaline88® and A88 flavored products online, visit us at www.alkaline88.com. To learn more about The Alkaline Water Company, please visit www.thealkalinewaterco.com or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or LinkedIn.

About giant food

This year, Giant Food celebrates 85 years as a community grocery store. Since opening its first location on Georgia Ave. in Washington, DC in 1936, Giant is an integral part of the lives of its customers and the communities it serves. Giant is committed to being a better neighbor and has designated four main giving pillars that address local food insecurity, military support, pediatric cancer research and social equality. Giant is headquartered in Landover, Md. and operates 164 supermarkets in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia with approximately 20,000 associates. The 164 stores include 152 full-service pharmacies, 82 full-service PNC banks, and 24 Starbucks locations. Giant accommodates all the ways today’s busy customers want to shop, whether in-store or online. With 147 Giant and Giant Delivery pickup locations available in all market areas of DC, MD, VA, and DE, customers have even more convenient options at their fingertips to get the best product and prices, when and where. as they wish. For more information about Giant, visit: www.giantfood.com.

Notice Regarding Forward-Looking Statements

This press release contains “forward-looking statements”. Statements in this press release that are not purely historical are forward-looking statements and include all statements regarding beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions regarding the future. These forward-looking statements include, among others, the following: that this year, the Company expects its one-gallon and 1.5-liter bottles, and naturally flavored single-servings with watermelon, raspberry , blood orange and lemon and its others serves to significantly increase their overall contribution to its revenue; and that this is just the beginning of a bigger push into the remaining untapped markets in the United States

Important assumptions supporting these forward-looking statements include, among others, that demand for the Company’s products will continue to grow significantly; that the past production capacity of the Company’s co-packing facilities can be maintained or increased; that there will be an increase in production capacity through the introduction of new production facilities, new co-packers and new technologies; that there will be an increase in the number of products available for sale to retailers and consumers; that there will be expansion in geographic areas by national retailers carrying the Company’s products; that there will be expansion into new national and regional food retailers; that there will be expansion into new e-commerce, home delivery, convenience and healthy food channels; that there will be no interruptions in the production of the Company’s products; that there will be no product recalls due to unintentional contamination or other adverse events related to the Company’s products; and that the Company will be able to obtain additional capital to meet the Company’s growing demand and meet the capital expenditure requirements necessary to increase production and support sales activities. Actual results could differ from those projected in the forward-looking statements due to many factors. These factors include, among others, government regulations implemented regarding the production and sale of alkaline water or any other products; additional competitors selling alkaline water and enhanced water products in bulk containers reducing the Company’s sales; the fact that the Company does not own or operate any of its own production facilities and that co-packers may not renew outstanding agreements and/or fail to meet increased production quotas; the fact that the Company has a limited number of suppliers of its unique bulk bottles; the potential for supply chain disruption due to factors beyond the Company’s control; the fact that there may be a product recall due to unintentional contamination; the inherent uncertainties associated with operating as a start-up business; changes in customer demand and the fact that consumers may not adopt improved water products as expected or at all; the Company’s success in establishing new, long-term relationships with new retailers and maintaining existing relationships with retailers; the Company’s ability to raise the additional funds it will need to continue its operations, its planned capital expansion and its sales activities; and competition in the industry in which the Company operates and market conditions. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date of this press release, and the Company undertakes no obligation to update the forward-looking statements, or to update the reasons why actual results could differ from those projected in the statements. forward-looking, except as required by applicable law, including the securities laws of the United States and Canada. Although the Company believes that the beliefs, plans, expectations and intentions contained in this press release are reasonable, there can be no assurance that such beliefs, plans, expectations or intentions will prove to be correct. Readers should review all of the information set forth herein and should also refer to the disclosure of risk factors described in the reports and other documents the Company files with the SEC, available at www.sec.gov, and on SEDAR, available at www.sedar.com.

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