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Nan commented on Collapsible, easy to wash refill container

Another great idea for reusable ....we can see these on our carts. Take a look at Waterstop Carts and our collapsible, reusable bottles.
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Nan commented on Reefill: Ditch bottled water for good

Hi Gentlemen,
A great idea and one that can work well with WaterStop Carts.
Nan

Hi Kate,
Thanks for the question. Sigma Design in NJ is capable of manufacturing 500 carts a year. They have relationships with other factories in NJ who can work with us. WaterStop Carts has contracted Sigma Design Company LLC to engineer, design, and provide initial manufacturing of the Carts. Sigma is a new product development company that specializes in engineering and manufacturing machinery/technical devices and is known to provide cost-effective engineering, manufacturing, and testing services in the areas of electronics, filtration and separation technologies, food and beverage, medical and surgical devices, marine/offshore, environmental systems, and alter energy projects. Jerry Lynch, Sigma’s founder and CEO has joined the WaterStop Cart team as the Head of Engineering and Manufacturing and an equity partner. In addition to Sigma Design, Jerry is the past President of the US division of International Filtration Testing Services Inc. (IFTS), which is an independently regulated lab and research center for liquid filtration and separation sciences. The organization is comprised of world-class scientists, engineers, and technicians, and based out of France. Jerry and his facility are the US presence for this organization.

Also, one of our investors, Kevin McGill, is a lawyer who negotiates contracts for the U.S. Military. One of the Native American Tribes in upstate NY manufactures tanks for the military. The tribe has taken the money it makes from its casino’s and built facilities on the tribal land. Kevin has discussed building our carts in their factories. This is actually beneficial to all because of the tax credits we receive from working with them.

In our discussions for distribution rights with Elkay, they have expressed an interest in a partnership. They manufacture in Mexico and have recently opened a factory in Italy. I’ve also discussed the possibilities with Claude Monhonaton in South Africa for manufacturing and distribution rights for the continent.

Hope that answers your question, please feel free to ask more! Have a great weekend!
Nan