Month: December 2018

Month: December 2018

Asian Tea Conference was held in Indonesia
December 24, 2018 CTMA News, News ctma

On December 17th, Asian Tea Conference was held in Jakarta, Indonesia. President of China Tea Marketing Association, Mr.Wang Qing was invited and made important speech. President of Indonesian Tea Association, Mrs. Cathalia Randing, Secretary-General of Indian Tea Association, Mr. Arijit Raha, and other nearly 100 people attended the conference, including leaders of relevant government departments,

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China Tea Marketing Association went to Kolkata, India for cooperation and exchanges
December 18, 2018 CTMA News, News ctma

On December 12nd-13rd, Mr. Wang Qing, president of China Tea Marketing Association, led a Chinese tea delegation to Kolkata, India, and held discussions with Indian Tea Association and Indian Tea Committee on tea importing and exporting trade and marketing, international tea prices, global tea consuming market development, tea quality safety and inspection, etc. China-India Tea

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Sri Lanka Tea Strikers Jeopardize Export
December 17, 2018 News Dan Bolton

Tea production in Sri Lanka is threatened during the peak season for exports as prices fall at auction due to a widespread strike amid political turmoil. Sri Lankan tea worker (Photo/Getty Images) Striking Sri Lankan tea workers are in turmoil this week as competing labor organizations align with government leaders uncertain of their own future.

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Top 5 World Tea News Articles of 2018
December 17, 2018 Data Elizabeth Dobos

World Tea News readers have demonstrated that they like articles covering industry trends and opportunities, beverage market data, breaking news, and award winners. Here are the top five articles from 2018 as chosen by our readers. Six tea industry influencers, Maria Uspenski (Owner of The Tea Spot), Scott Svihula (Owner of Hula Consulting), Babette Donaldson

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Tea Suppliers Touted Transparency in 2018
December 17, 2018 Data Peter Keen

Tea supplier information, which historically has been treated as a private trade secret, is now being revealed to support social causes and reinforce consumers’ trust. In the last six months, four of the largest UK tea companies have announced an event unique in the entire history of tea: sharing lists of their suppliers. It sounds

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Tripura Tea Growers Seek India Tea Board Branding as Tripureshwari Tea
December 11, 2018 News Dan Bolton

The border post between Bangladesh and India at Akhaura, India. Growers on either side of the border want fewer restrictions on using the land to grow tea. (Photo by P.P. Yoonus, Creative Commons) Tripura, an Indian state bordering Bangladesh, boasts a century of tea growing that is often overlooked. Now the 3,000 small growers there

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Rishi Sources Globally to Develop Local Drink Concepts
December 11, 2018 News Dan Bolton

Rishi Tea Korea, the Seoul affiliate of Milwaukee-based Rishi Tea & Botanicals, celebrates 10 years of collaboration, innovation, and camaraderie. Rishi Tea & Botanicals founder Joshua Kaiser, left, with Rishi Tea Korea CEO Richard Song, center. (Photo courtesy of Rishi Tea & Botanicals) founder, president and CEO Joshua Kaiser believes blending occurs on many levels

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World Tea Academy Experiences Global Growth with Online Certification Program
December 10, 2018 Data Aaron Kiel

Tea Program Adds New Educational Curriculum, Names an Assistant Education Director and Launches an Enhanced Website NEW YORK (Dec. 12, 2018) — (WTA), the leading online tea education and certification program from the organizers and creators of World Tea Expo and the Global Tea Championship, has experienced significant growth with students participating from around the world.

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5  Newby Teas Awarded at the Global Tea Championship
December 3, 2018 News Elizabeth Dobos

Newby Teas Chamomile (Photo courtesy of Newby Teas) was an outlier in the recent Global Tea Championship, winning awards for five of its teas in the Spring Hot Loose Leaf competition Sept. 29 in Boulder, Colorado. It is the only luxury international tea brand that has won 54 North American Tea Championship and Global Tea

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