Tea

Two new tea concepts set to open in the UK

France’s oldest teahouse, Mariage Frères, is to open its first UK emporium in London’s Covent Garden in September, while a venue mooted to be the world’s first gin and tea bar is set to open this Autumn in Cheltenham.

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High Coffee joins Afternoon Tea at top Park Lane hotel

High Coffee at the InterContinental London Park Lane hotel.

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In Other News…

In Other News this week... Teapigs pop-up... Lundenwic duo open cafe concept... Bold Street Coffee... Casual Dining Group's Ale & Coffee House concept... Bru makes Welsh debut....

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Teapigs opens pop-up shop

Teapigs dips toe into shop scene with first pop-up.

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Hotels triumph at National Afternoon Tea awards

National Afternoon Tea Awards recognise London's 'finest' hotels and restaurants.

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Big Interview: Good & Proper Tea

Good & Proper Tea is on a mission to spread the word on quality tea. Coffee Business World editor Kate Oppenheim reports.

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Daisy Green crowdfund success

Daisy Green crowdfunds to finance five year growth plan.

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Speciality driving out-of-home tea growth

Healthy and speciality teas are driving growth in the out-of-home tea sector, but operators have work to do if they’re to convince consumers that drinking tea away from home is good value for money, says Allegra World Coffee Portal’s market-leading report into the out-of-home tea market.

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UKHospitality seeks employment framework fit for 21st century

UKHospitality, the trade body that counts Caffe Nero and Patisserie Valerie among its members, has called on the Government to ensure that employment in the UK has a modern framework that is fit for the 21st century.

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In Other News…

In Other News… Experience-led outlets show resilience, as Local Data Company reports slowdown in leisure sector, the first since 2012... Teapigs goes plastic free at HQ... Italian Beverage Company launches 'profit boosting' summer favourites... Hasbean brews coffee beer with Weird Beard Brewing Co.

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Operators ‘miss a trick’ with tea

Serving a ‘cheap paper tea bag’ is like serving your coffee customers instant, says world renowned tea specialist Jane Pettigrew BEM, who predicts nitro tea is set to come to the UK.

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Teapigs marked out for being plastic-free

Teapigs is proudly sporting its new Plastic-Free Trust Mark from A Plastic Planet on all its new packaging, including Meghan Markle’s favourite brew - Teapigs’ liquorice and peppermint.

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