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Budding Products: Hoogly Tea, Mighty Leaf Tea, Mister Donut

Specialty Tea News Hoogly Tea Launches ‘Hygge’ Teas Hoogly Tea is a new brand of teas that just launched in the U.K. Hoogly Tea was inspired by the Danish principle of “hygge,” which means: a feeling of well-being and warmth. The company carries a variety of fair trade, ethically sourced teas, according to HooglyTea.com....

Budding Products: Bigelow, VitaCup, Village Tea Company

Bagged Tea News Girl Scout Cookie Teas Return Bigelow has brought back two tea flavors that were inspired by Girl Scout cookies: Thin Mints and Caramel & Coconut. A licensing agreement between Bigelow and Girl Scouts of the USA made the blends possible, which were initially introduced in 2015. “Once a Girl Scout, always...

Budding Products: The Republic of Tea, Starbucks, KitchenAid

­­Specialty Tea News The Republic of Tea Debuts Woman-focused Line SuperHerb Teas for Women by The Republic of Tea are made from botanicals that have been used for centuries to support their health and lifecycle. The new collection has three blends: Organic Fenugreek SuperHerb Tea: A caffeine-free blend of fenugreek and cinnamon. Fenugreek has...

SodaStream Now Offers Herbal and Fruit Blends

SodaStream recently debuted a set of fruit and herbal infusions. SodaStream manufactures sparkling water makers that turn flat water into sparkling water in seconds. Flavoring is then added to the sparkling water to create a flavored beverage. Original flavors highlighted traditional soda flavors such as cola, root beer and cream soda. Now the company...

Unique Beverages at Expo West

Natural brands continue to disrupt the coffee and tea categories. At Natural Products Expo West 2017, we spotted coffee soda, coffee leaf tea, bamboo leaf tea, Kenyan purple tea, coffee and tea brewed in coconut water, beer-tea shandy, dissolvable tea and coffee powders, pour-overs, compostable pods, and plenty of cold brew, to name just...

Budding Products: Beauty and the Beast Tea Collection, AriZona, ITO EN

Bagged Tea News Beauty and the Beast Tea Collection Twinings Tea has introduced a limited edition Beauty and the Beast collection. The line of teas coincides with the live action Beauty and the Beast film currently in theaters. Twinings’ master tea blenders created the blends. The collection features specially designed limited edition boxes that...

Budding Products: Ellis Island Tropical Tea, Tejava in Plastic Bottles, Thai Tea Ice Cream

RTD tea news Ellis Island Tropical Tea is authentically Jamaican Reality show “Queen Boss,” which centers around female African-American entrepreneurs, chose tea maker Nailah Ellis-Brown as its first winner reports Crain’s. Centric TV’s reality show featured 18 contestants who were gradually eliminated over a three-month period. The judges raved about Ellis-Brown’s hibiscus tea and...