Koldkist Bottled Water originally began selling bottled water in the Portland market on Valentines Day, 1995. At that time Koldkist was an independently owned Culligan franchise. In 2008, Koldkist was acquired by Arctic Glacier Inc. a leading producer, marketer and distributor of high-quality packaged ice. Koldkist produces purified water for the enjoyment of more than 4,000 active home and office delivery sites. Locally operated by people who care, Koldkist is happy to provide simple, hassle free service of a Northwest Fresh and Pure product.