Water coolers market concentrationWater coolers. News 02/27/2014
El Prat de Llobregat, 27 th February 2014
During the year 2013 the water coolers and drinking water fountains sector has experienced significant consolidation as companies with financial problems have been absorbed by other more solvent. By 2014 there is also expected some of these movements although some economist argue that the economic recovery will start this year.
"The crisis is an opportunity for companies to get stronger says" Jordi Morera, Director General of Canaletas. The company has been in the market 47 years and focuses on designing and manufacturing all kinds of water coolers and drinking fountains, remaining foreign markets an important part of their turnover.
Canaletas is a family company founded in 1965 which focuses on designing and manufacturing all kinds of drinking fountains, dispensers and water coolers, along with the marketing of water filters. It has more than 40 different models adapted to the requirements of the end customer, as water coolers for companies, factories, home, schools ... etc.. Headquartered in El Prat de Llobregat (Barcelona),the company has offices in Madrid, Andalusia and the Basque Country, as well as an extensive network of distributors covering the whole country. In turn, is also present in the European Union and exported to many different areas.
Currently, Canaletas is the most experienced manufacturer of water coolers and drinking water fountains in Europe and is characterized by its innovative spirit, this can be seen by the numerous patents that have been registered throughout its 45 year history. The company is now run by the second generation and is notable for the quality of its products that stand the test of time and offer a "life cycle" superior to most other water coolers and drinking water fountains on the market.