Month: April 2014

Month: April 2014

Industry Split Between the Independents and the Mega-Chains
April 28, 2014 Data World Tea News

Chicago-based market research company CHD Expert released a new report on the state of the coffee and tea industry. CHD specializes in data about the commercial foodservice industry. Coffee and tea shops currently number more than 28,000 across the country. The report indicates that over the past five years there has been net growth in

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QTrade Teas & Herbs Boosts Iced Tea Packing Capacity
April 14, 2014 Data World Tea News

QTrade Teas & Herbs Boosts Iced Tea Packing Capacity to Meet Demand within the Beverage Industry North America’s Largest Supplier of Organic Teas Is Now the West Coast’s Largest Tea Packer with New Iced Tea Machine  LOS ANGELES, Calif., (April 11, 2014) – Just in time for iced tea season, flips the switch this quarter on

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The Greatest Tea Retail Expansion Era Has Begun
April 14, 2014 Data George Jage

The past 12 months have been paramount for the retail expansion for tea.  With dramatic changes in consumer demands, increased focus on health & wellness, and the percolating psychological need for people to unplug in exchange for human interaction, I forecast that there will be nearly 8,000 tea-specific retail outlets in the U.S. by 2018;

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