Rona Tison

Ito En Recognized as Best Industry Innovation Leader

ITO EN Research and Development won the World Tea Award for Best Industry Innovation Leader at the World Tea Expo in June. Rona Tison, senior vice president of corporate relations at Ito En, North America goes into detail about Ito En’s innovation practices in this Q&A.   It’s said Ito En may have been...

A Modern Take on the Love of Matcha

“A modern take”, they said repeatedly, at Japan Society (New York City) Wednesday night as Rona Tison, Ito En, and Candice Kumai, celebrity chef, came together to present a lecture, cooking demonstration, and tasting reception focused around the Love of Matcha or matcha LOVE®  to be more precise. Drink, Cook, Eat: A Modern Take...

Hone your skills with the industry’s best at World Tea Expo!

Register for a skill building workshop or a focused tasting offered at World Tea Expo 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...