OBE for Harrogate Water Brands Managing Director
James Cain, Managing Director of Harrogate Water Brands has received an OBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. The award recognises his services to impoverished communities through the company’s Thirsty Planet bottled spring water brand which raises funds in support of Pump Aid.
Thirsty Planet was launched in 2007 and has since raised £1.8m for Pump Aid by selling over 40 million bottles of spring water through retail, foodservice and vending partners. With many independent and major retailers proud to supply Thirsty Planet, including ASDA and Waitrose, as well as onboard Thomson Airlines and numerous restaurants and catering outlets including Peyton and Byrne, Bartlett Mitchell and Gaucho restaurants.