The discovery in 1559 of a mineral spring eventually led to the founding of the limited company of Mineral- und Heilquellen AG in 1948. In 1998, it was the first spring in Switzerland to the officially recognized as a source of "natural mineral water." Today, Mineral- und Heilquellen AG has the only mineral spring in the Berne Canton, with six springs providing high quality mineral water. Adelbodner has made a more for itself over the course of time as the producer of soft drinks and flavored water.
Mineral- und Heilquellen AG currently employs around 45 people. The production runs in two plants, one for glass bottles and a new efficient plant for plastic bottles. Millions of bottles leave the site every year and are transported to retailers, numerous hospitals and homes all over Switzerland. Adelbodner mineral water is also exported to Germany. In addition to the well-known brands of Adelbodner and Adello, private brands are also bottled in Adelboden on behalf of reputable Swiss retailers.