Sparkling Ice Enters Local Markets

The Sparkling Ice brand has announced an international distribution and expansion development in the UK and Ireland.

The flavoured sparkling water brand, owned by US-based Talking RaiSparkling Icen Beverage Company, will initially introduce three of its top performing flavours in over 8,000 stores, with a specific focus on major cities including London, Dublin and Belfast. Launching in May, Sparkling Ice’s 12-calorie drink is currently available in the Black Raspberry, Orange Mango, and Peach Nectarine flavours (500ml/ RRP £1.49 or €1.99).

Kevin Klock, President and CEO of Talking Rain, noted: “As an established category leader in the US soft drinks market, with over $659m in retail sales in 2015, as reported in Euromonitor, we are pleased to continue our growth trajectory internationally, and are proud to offer a ‘better for you’ soft drink choice that delivers the bold flavour the market demands”.