Flow Beverage Corp. advances the e-commerce platform to include the Ohi instant delivery experience
TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Flow Beverage Corp. (TSX:FLOW; OTCQX:FLWBF) (“Flow” or the “Company”) today announced that it has partnered with Ohi Inc. (“Ohi”) to offer two-hour, same and next day for major e-commerce sales in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Chicago. Fulfillment of deliveries through Ohi’s network will begin in July 2022.
Ohi enables instant commerce for direct-to-consumer brands, focused on instant delivery, elimination of unnecessary and costly packaging, mitigation of damage in transit and an unparalleled customer experience. The partnership between Flow and Ohi will help support the continued expansion of Flow’s distribution in major U.S. e-commerce markets through Ohi’s nationwide network of micro-warehouses and it will facilitate Flow’s promotional activities such as sampling other product lines and the offering of branded merchandise.
“We are delighted to now offer Ohi’s fast, transparent and carbon-neutral fulfillment services to Flow customers. We continue to evolve our e-commerce business with key investments and partnerships, and we believe that partnering with an organization that shares our sustainability principles and provides a superior customer experience will not only help retain and engage current customers innovative way, but will attract new customers to our award-winning products,” said Nicholas Reichenbach, Founder and CEO of Flow.
“As consumer expectations for speed of delivery and overall “post-purchase experience” continue to grow, top brands are joining the Ohi platform to stay ahead. We are excited to join Flow in enhancing their DTC customer experience while enabling excellent unit profitability through our micro-fulfillment network,” said Ben Jones, Founder and CEO of Ohi.
Ohi is the leading instant commerce solution for direct-to-consumer brands looking to grow their business by enabling powerful post-purchase experiences. Leveraging its proprietary data-driven inventory management technology and robust micro-warehouse platform to position inventory in city centers, Ohi enables brands to offer their customers an instant delivery experience. high quality and environmentally friendly.
About the feed
Flow is one of the fastest growing premium water companies in North America. Founded in 2014, Flow’s mission since day one has been to reduce environmental impacts by providing sustainably sourced naturally alkaline spring water in a sustainable, plant-based packaging that is 100% recyclable and up to 75% renewable. Today, the brand is B-Corp certified with a best-in-class score of 126.5, offering a diverse line of health and wellness-focused beverage products: Original Naturally Alkaline Spring Water, Award-winning organic flavors and collagen-infused flavors. in sizes ranging from 330 ml to 1 litre. All products contain naturally occurring essential electrolytes and minerals and support Flow’s overall goal of “bring well-being to the world through the positive power of water. Flow drinks are available online at flowhydration.com and are sold in more than 35,600 stores in North America.
For more information about Flow, please visit Flow’s Investor Relations site at: investors.flowhydration.com.
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