Grand opening of the Edong Factory

Jul 11, 2013

Pulmuone Waters, announced the grand opening of their new Edong Factory.

Pulmuone Waters, the jointure between Nestlé Waters and the Pulmuone Group, announced the grand opening of Edong Factory at Edong, Pocheon, Gyeonggi Province on DD.

The KRW 60 Billion (40 million € - US $ 53 million) Edong factory is twice the size of the company’s previous factory in Munkwang and is equipped with Nestle Waters’ leading, cutting-edge technology and innovative systems. It will produce two brands: Pulmuone Saemmul by Nature (PSN) and Nestlé Pure Life (NPL).

This new factory is a world-class facility that applies highly efficient and environmentally friendly technology and system. It also applies unique waste water treatment system that has different higher purification standards – twice higher than what is required by local law.

John Harris, Chairman and CEO of Nestlé Waters said: “We are very satisfied to witness the opening of the Edong Factory. This investment demonstrates our confidence in the Korean bottled water sustainable strong potential growth. This new factory is also a great example of how we invest to combine strong and sustainable production efficiency with good environmental performances.”

Hieryun Chung, CEO of Pulmuone Waters, said “As a pioneer in the local bottled water market, we have focused our efforts on setting the bar higher for the whole industry by producing the highest quality products. […] We will continue to innovate on our products and facilities to provide best quality water to Korean consumers who are highly sophisticated and health-conscious.”

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