ArchivesPosts Tagged ‘history’

06Dec

My brother and I founded Multipure on December 7, 1970, which means that we are celebrating Multipure’s 48th year of providing cleaner, better water for better health. There have been a lot of changes in the last 48 years. In 1970, the United States population was 203 million; today, the population is 326 million – […]Continue Reading

05Jan

Happy New Year! December 7th marked Multipure’s 47th anniversary, having started on this adventure with my brother back in 1970. It still seems like only yesterday. And even though we are now in our 48th year of business, it’s amazing to think about how far we’ve come on this journey. Back then, contaminants in tap […]Continue Reading

08Aug

Dear Multipure Builders, My brother Allen and I started our company on Dec. 7, 1970. For 12 years, we sold our product through a variety of ways: home shows, state fairs, mall exhibits, boat shows, health shows, and more. We supplemented this with a rental program as an alternative to bottled water, and you could […]Continue Reading

06Apr

The History of Multipure, Part 2 Last month, I told you about the earliest days of this company, and how our first major obstacle was finding a new supply of high quality filters after our filter supplier went out of business. This was especially important for us, because we did not want to use just […]Continue Reading

13Mar

The History of Multipure, Part 1 My brother and I entered the water filtration industry in 1970, primarily because of bottled water. At that time, we were both using bottled water that was delivered as five-gallon glass jugs, and the inconvenience of it quickly became obvious – it was heavy, it was bulky, and it […]Continue Reading