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Budding Products: Fruity Summer Offerings Hit Menus

Specialty Tea News Teapigs Offers Premium Matcha Mint Sachets Teapigs, based in Brooklyn, New York, has a variety of matcha products and its latest is a box of Premium Matcha Mint Sachets. The powder contained in the sachets can be blended with water, milk or milk alternatives to create a minty chocolate chip matcha...

4 Clever Iced Tea Recipes by Choice Organic Teas

Choice Organic Teas came up with clever ways to make iced tea. Choice’s creative recipes can provide inspiration for retailers to create their own tasty tea recipes for customers to sample and take home. Much has been written about the many new ready-to-drink teas on the market for the busy consumer on the go,...

Budding Products: New Iced Teas Feature Fruit and Fresh Sweeteners

Menu News Starbucks Japan Has a New Iced Tea for a Limited Time Adding to Starbuck’s Japan’s creative offerings is one more refreshing summer beverage: the Shaken Watermelon and Passion Tea, reports Japan Today. The beverage is a blend of hibiscus flowers, papaya, mango and lemongrass, combined with watermelon. The somewhat tart passion tea...

Budding Products: ITO EN, Starbucks

Bagged and RTD Tea News ITO EN Launches matcha LOVE Tea Bags and Oi Ocha Cold Brew At the 2017 World Tea Expo in Las Vegas, June 12 – 14, , Japanese tea giant ITO EN introduced new flavors of its matcha LOVE tea bags andits new Oi Ocha Cold Brew ready-to-drink tea and...

Tea for Three

Young Bay Area entrepreneur is a tea triple threat Victoria Boyert was taken to a “tea club” by her mother at age 7. “I was very excited. We learned about the history of tea, how to make a proper cup of tea…I knew even then I wanted to be involved with tea,” she says....

Places to Take Your Tea in Las Vegas

Here are four outstanding places in Las Vegas where World Tea Expo attendees can find a tea respite. Each place has its own unique attributes and puts care into the details of their guests’ tea experiences. Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino, Cha Garden Lucky Dragon Hotel and Casino’s Cha Garden is an indoor-outdoor tea...

Yerba Mate: Stimulating a Healthy Drink Trend

Stefan Schachter has been there as the centuries-old yerba mate has ridden the natural foods industry wave of recent decades. He founded Ecotea in 2000 to bring the South American herb to United States in organic loose leaf and “unsmoked” form. What makes this herb so special? “I think the benefit that draws people...