Blueberry tea attracts attention of medical researchers for its potential as diabetes treatment

A herbal tea with blueberry as its base has attracted the attention of medical researchers at the Menzies Institute for its potential to reduce insulin dependence in diabetics. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

Tea Tuesdays: How Tea + Sugar Reshaped The British Empire

When tea met sugar, they formed a power couple that altered the course of history. It was a marriage shaped by fashion, health fads and global economics. And it doomed millions of Africans to slavery. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

New Market Research Report HerbalTraditional Products in Guatemala

(MENAFN Press) In 2014 retail value sales of herbal/traditional remedies rose by 10% to reach GTQ44 million. Guatemalans still use several medicinal plants to cure minor ailments…. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

BVG India buys 50% stake in National Innovation Foundation's tea company

BVG India has acquired 50% stake in Yuvan Long Life, a nutraceutical tea company set up by the National Innovation Foundation (NIF). Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

Steven Smith, tea entrepreneur, dies at 65

Mr. Smith co-founded the Tazo brand bought by Starbucks and also began similar companies. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

MyChai transforms a cup of cold water into a steaming brew at the flick of a switch

Design student Uttara Ghodke, from India, has invented a pocket sized, battery-powered stick that can heat water and infuse tea automatically. She hopes to sell the MyChai device for £35. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the rest of the article here

Make Your Own Herbal Tea

Some argue that herbal tea isn’t technically tea, since it doesn’t come from the right plant. Herbal tea sounds a lot better than hot herb water , but that’s essentially what it is. And if you have some herbs on hand, you can easily make your own. More »           Brought to […]

Honest® Tea to Launch Six New Organic, Zero Calorie Beverages in Natural Channel This March

Honest Tea is expanding its zero calorie beverage offerings in 2015, unveiling three new varieties: two unsweetened, caffeine-free herbal iced teas and a zero calorie organic soda. All will be for sale in natural food stores and the natural food aisles of mainstream grocers starting March 2015. Brought to you by Yahoo! News. Read the […]

The Tea Spot Celebrates the Year of the Sheep by Helping Tea Drinkers “Count Sheep” with New Sleepy Teas

Online tea retailer, The Tea Spot, is celebrating the start of Chinese New Year today by helping tea drinkers proverbially “count sheep” to kick off the Year of the Sheep. As sleep aid teas have been increasing in demand over the years, a few teas are rising to the occasion to help fill this need, […]

Launch of the Smarter Tea! New Healthy, Functional Tea Range in the UK

All are a new concept of teas blended for function using a bespoke blend of green tea, herbs, fruit and vitamins. Founder, James Dawson today said ' We wanted to create a new offering in the green and herbal tea space. Moving away from the boring, tasteless teas, we have created a new range that […]