The company is estimated to be worth AUS11m

The company is estimated to be worth AUS11m

Australian Beverage Holdings has put its bottled water unit Noble Beverages up for sale, according to a media report.

Private equity firm Hawkesbridge Capital is handling the sale,  The Australian reported today. Australian Beverage Holdings bought Noble Beverages in December 2004, according to Noble's website.

The company, which owns the Pureau water brand, has an estimated AUD12m (US$11m) price tag, the report said. 

This week, Israeli-owned office water-cooler supplier Eden Springs was sold to private-equity firm Rhône Capital.

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