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Tea industry suppliers defend the publicly maligned tea bag following widespread media coverage of a research paper that revealed heat-sealed pyramid bags made of nylon and PET release billions of nanoplastic particles during a five-minute steep. Read more

Tea Report

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After decades of going it alone, coffee and tea companies are working together to achieve sustainable solutions for the most vexing challenges in product packaging Read more

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Consumers in the US are now paying a putative 15% tariff on Chinese tea with the possibility of further increases as high as 25% in the months ahead. Read more

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India’s tea industry is struggling with low prices, high labor costs, vagaries of the weather, and with every passing year, the problems are both recurring and amplifying.  Growers report that 80% of the country’s plantations are not profitable. Read more

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India’s tea industry is struggling with low prices, high labor costs, vagaries of the weather and with every passing year, the problems are both recurring and amplifying.  Growers report that 80% of the country’s plantations are not profitable. Read more

Tea Report

Late 2018 headlines give a hint of the imminent impact of CRISPR on just about every area of the tea industry. Read more

Tea Report

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A keynote speech at the Annual General Meeting of Sri Lanka’s Tea Exporter Association summarizes the status of the tea industry and the urgent need to rebuild, restructure, and reposition it. Read more

Tea Report

The American Specialty Tea Alliance registered in June in the US as a non-profit supporting the tea industry’s small business segment. Read more

Tea Report

The apparently static world of tea is in a continual state of flux. Read more

Features

Blockchain is the new buzz word; everyone is talking about this panacea for all business ills, and yet the reality is less than promised for this Bitcoin-inspired wizardry. Read more

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Dubai forum will identify growth opportunities, sustainable development, and branding of tea for attendees from 30 countries. Read more

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