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Lipton Partners with WE to Empower and Support Female Tea Farmers in Kenya

Tea company commits to providing financial and business tools to 80,000 Kenyan women ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Lipton and WE are working together to empower 80,000 women in tea farming communities across Kenya by providing them access to financial and business skills training. Program participants will learn financial fundamentals from...

Budding Products: 3 Companies Offer New Functional Teas

Harney & Sons Introduces Tea for Athletes Harney & Sons launched AthleTea, a new line of three teas formulated for athletes. The flavors are: Go To Goji Recovery Hydration, Get Your Passion Berry Performance Hydration and Orange ManGo For It Performance Hydration Plus. “We are excited to offer a line of teas for athletes...

Lipton Launches Organic Black Tea

A decade after the British tea company became the first to commit to sourcing all of its tea in a sustainable manner, Unilever-owned Lipton has announced its first organic line of black tea. The Rainforest Alliance Certified black tea leaves, sourced from the Kenyan Highlands, adhere to USDA Organic standards. “We’re thrilled to bring...

Unilever Puts Pure Leaf in Teabags

Lipton Yellow Label is languishing on the bottom shelf in grocery, discounted to less than $5 for a 100-ct box, but it’s still the top-selling brand in the world. Since Unilever acquired Lipton in 1972, the brand has achieved significant financial milestones. It was the first to reach $2+ billion in sales and, more...

Tea Tech: Tea technology worth watching

As commercial and at-home users are looking at new ways to enhance their tea preparation, World Tea News takes a look at some of the recent tea technology to hit the market. Teforia (Early Customer Price: $799 – Shipping to begin in Spring 2016) www.teforia.com Teforia combines sophisticated design with highly-responsive technology. The machine...

T2 Opens Brooklyn Location

Since opening its first T2 retail outlet in April 2014 Unilever (Lipton) has steadily increased store count outside Australia as it refines the concept. Last month the firm opened its second U.S. location and its 10th U.K. shop. Brooklyn’s Boerum Hill is the site of the new store which joins a SoHo shop opened...

Lipton’s New Single-Serve Tea Brewer

Unilever (Lipton) introduced a colorful and innovative home tea brewer in France last week to compete with Nespresso’s Special.T. The $200 T.O. by Lipton was designed in collaboration with Bodum, integrates a Brita water filter and is manufactured by Krups. It uses newly designed single-serve capsules of premium tea that are sold online in...

Bubbly Tea Takes Aim at Soda

Explore the new Tea Up for Health Pavilion being featured at the 2015 World Tea Expo event. PepsiCo and Unilever have released a new product, Lipton Sparkling Iced Tea, as a result of the Pepsi Lipton Tea Partnership. These beverages combine tea with popular flavors like peach, raspberry and lemon and add carbonation. The...

Lipton Launches “Be More Tea”

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. – Tea is clearly the antidote for animals frantic and running amok according to Kermit, the wise frog of Muppet. The message and delivery was pitch perfect during the Oscar presentations. “Be More Tea” is Unilever’s first global campaign to elevate its Yellow Label brand and Kermit is the epitome of...