Alkaline Water Co. Achieves Another Record Month with $1.84 Million in Sales

Last three months have been highest sales in Company's history

SCOTTSDALE, AZ -- (Marketwired) -- 06/08/17 -- The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCQB: WTER), with products bottled under the trademark Alkaline88®, (the "Company") is proud to announce that in May 2017 the company sold a record $1.84 million of Alkaline88® water to our customers.

The Company is the creator of an innovative, state-of-the-art, proprietary electrolysis beverage process. The Company packages and sells its alkaline water in 1-gallon, 3-liter, 1-liter, 700ml and 500ml sizes to over 31,000 retail locations in all 50 states.

"We are off to a great start to our 2018 fiscal year. Our first quarter sales should exceed any quarter in the Company's history. Our May 2017 sales of $1.84 million are up over 80% from May 2016," states Richard A. Wright, CEO and President of The Alkaline Water Company Inc. "The recent additions to our sales team, production facility expansion and national rollout have translated into increased revenue and market share. The Company has a very experienced and dedicated group of employees that are making this growth possible. We look forward with great anticipation to continued market success and increased shareholder value over the rest of this fiscal year," concludes Mr. Wright.

The Alkaline Water Company Inc. (OTCQB: WTER) has developed an innovative, state-of-the-art, proprietary electrolysis process that produces healthy alkaline water for a balanced lifestyle. The Company is focused on the business of distributing and marketing for retail sale of its cost-effectively packaged Alkaline88® water beverage products. Visit: www.thealkalinewaterco.com.

About Alkaline Water Products
Alkaline88®'s premier alkaline water is an 8.8 pH balanced bottled alkaline drinking water enhanced with trace minerals and electrolytes. The product offers consumers the unique opportunity to purchase alkaline water in conveniently packaged 500ml, 700ml, 1-liter, 3-liter and 1-gallon sizes. The Alkaline Water Company Inc. is currently in the midst of a national mass-market expansion program, where the product is already available for consumer sales at a growing number of major retail locations across many parts of the United States. Learn more about the science behind alkaline water by visiting www.thealkalinewaterco.com.

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