Author: Rebecca Wren

Author: Rebecca Wren

Dubai Officials Warn Against Gold Tea
September 23, 2013 Data Rebecca Wren

Cafes in Dubai have recently begun serving customers a “gold tea” beverage, which they claim have several health benefits. However, officials are now cracking down on these retailers and consumers are cautioned against café schemes, as reported by . The Dubai Municipality recently released a statement acknowledging that several cafes in the Dubai area are

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Tea Smuggling in Pakistan Drops
July 23, 2013 Data Rebecca Wren

The Pakistan Tea Association has reported a surge in imported tea suggesting that the number of tea smugglers in the country is dropping, according to In Pakistan, it has become very common for tea smugglers to turn a profit in the country, diminishing the financial success of legitimate tea brands. However, recent data seems to

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Peet’s Coffee & Tea is Hiring
May 27, 2013 Data Rebecca Wren

Peet’s Coffee & Tea is looking for some new talent to fill a Tea Purchasing Manager role.  Interested candidates should apply online  and mention in their cover letter they saw the posting in World Tea News. Since 1966, when Alfred Peet opened the first Peet’s store in Berkeley, the goal has been to offer the best

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Welcome Back!
March 26, 2013 Industry News Rebecca Wren

We at World Tea News would like to welcome you to the newly refurbished site and thank you for your patience! As you might have noticed, we have removed the pay wall, giving everyone free access to valuable industry news and content. While we remain committed to reporting breaking news about the specialty tea industry,

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Hone your skills with the industry’s best at World Tea Expo!
March 25, 2013 Industry News Rebecca Wren

Register for a offered at to build upon your tea knowledge and enhance your palate.   Join Eliot Jordan, the Director of Tea at Peet’s Coffee & Tea, in Setting the Standard – Establishing Benchmarks for Determining Cup Quality, to develop an understanding of the subjectivity of taste and quality within various teas. You will

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