Pac Allied’s PET team at the International Bottled Water Association (IBWA) Annual Business Conference and Trade Show in Dallas, Texas. The IBWA Annual Business Conference is the only national bottled water-centric event held in the United States. According to the Beverage Marketing Corporation, bottled water sales increased by 10% in 2016, now totaling $16 billion (wholesale). With sales on the increase again, and new regulations under the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) being rolled out by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the conference provided networking and educational opportunities for the company.