Staffordshire-based Office Watercoolers Ltd. has recently announced the acquisition of Freshwater Coolers.
Freshwater Coolers, based in Leeds, specialises in point-of-use (POU) water cooler and water boilers and has installed approximately 5,000 units across the UK. The acquisition will extend Office Watercoolers’ combined POU and bottled water cooler base to more than 10,500 units.
Office Watercoolers managing director Ken Skelton said: “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 water cooler company focusing upon delivering outstanding products and service levels in this market.”