Office Watercoolers acquires Freshwater Coolers

Long-standing BWCA Member, Office Watercoolers Ltd has announced  its acquisition of the Leeds based watercooler business Freshwater Coolers Plc.

Freshwater Coolers Plc (established in 2000) specialises in the Point of Use (POU) watercooler and water boiler markets, has an installed base of approximately 5,000 watercoolers and boilers across the UK.  Following acquisition, the combined installed POU and bottled watercooler base of Office Watercoolers Ltd will be in excess of 10,500 units.

Ken Skelton, Managing Director of Office Watercoolers Ltd commented;

‘Freshwater Coolers Plc has an excellent reputation for high customer service levels and is an ideal fit with Office Watercoolers Ltd.  Our companies share many core values as well as customers and industry suppliers and we intend to further enhance these essential relationships.  This will be our largest acquisition to date and is a major step forward in terms of our longer term strategy of building a national watercooler company focusing upon delivering outstanding products and service levels in this market.’