Month: October 2017

Month: October 2017

Teforia’s CEO Talks Tech and Wine Influence on the Tea Industry
October 23, 2017 Industry News Elizabeth Dobos

Allen Han at the 2017 World Tea Expo, photo by Beth Dobos Teforia won the World Tea Award for Best Tea Brewing Device (Electric) at the World Tea Expo in June. Founder and CEO Allen Han invented the Teforia Infuser, a sophisticated appliance that can extract different levels of caffeine and flavor from tea leaves

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5 Fascinating Tea Industry Kickstarter Campaigns
October 16, 2017 Industry News Elizabeth Dobos

Look no further than Kickstarter to find creative minds contributing to every facet of the tea industry in the forms of kombucha, honey tea, a cup and saucer that share a secret compartment and more. Kickstarter’s mission is to “help bring creative projects to life;” and it is doing so in the digital sphere and

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Argo Tea Launches Line of Cold Brew Single Estate Bottled Teas
October 16, 2017 Data Press Release

CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Photo credit: businesswire.com ®, the Chicago-based premium tea brand known for its all-natural tea-based signature drinks and loose-leaf teas, is partnering with to launch a line of ready-to-drink (RTD) cold brew single estate bottled teas into the retailer’s stores nationally. The release of the RTD line follows a successful test of the handcrafted

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Business Lessons From One of Seattle’s ‘Best’ Teahouses
October 9, 2017 Knowledge Elizabeth Dobos

Pippa’s Real Tea combines some aspects of an authentic English teahouse with Pippa Mills’ own vision of a relaxed inclusive environment for customers and staff. Located in charming historic Port Townsend, Washington, at the northwest corner of Puget Sound, it has become an icon for locals and tourists and was recently voted the “Best Tea

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Matcha’s Benefits Drive Market Growth
October 9, 2017 Analysis Elizabeth Dobos

Japanese tea ceremony setting, matcha tea and green tea utensils. Photo credit: ThinkStockPhotos.com Matcha is taking the world by storm, according to a report by Grand View Research, which predicts the global matcha market will reach $5.07 billion by 2025, rising from $2.62 billion in 2016. The research suggests the North American market will experience

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India’s Tea Board to Harness Social Media to Market Organic Tea
October 2, 2017 Knowledge Pullock Dutta

JORHAT, Assam, India The Tea Board of India will launch a social media campaign to promote specialty teas from the country in domestic and international markets, according to Tea Board chairman P.K. Bezbaruah, who spoke with World Tea News at a workshop for small tea growers at Tocklai Tea Research Institute recently. Marketing through social

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