Allen Han

Teforia Closes Down

Business operations ceased Friday for Teforia Co., makers of a line of smart infusers for fine tea. “We simply couldn’t raise the funds required in what is a very difficult time for hardware companies in the smart kitchen space,” founder Allen Han wrote in announcing the closure. “We will continue to seek a partner...

Teforia’s CEO Talks Tech and Wine Influence on the Tea Industry

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 according to user preference. Here Han shares tea industry insights and...

Teforia Partners with Yamamotoyama

Teforia this week announced a partnership that will pair Japan’s venerable Yamamotoyama teas with the company’s intelligent tea infuser. Yamamotoyama, a family-owned business founded in 1690, produces world-renowned premium green teas that will now be available in the tea portfolio at Teforia.com. Two hundred and seventy nine years ago the fabled company was the...