BevNET World Tea Expo Preview

The 2008 World Tea Expo will take place from May 30-June 1 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. Over 300 exhibitors and 4,000+ buyers are expected at this year’s show.

The World Tea Expo is an annual event designed to bring together tea professionals including retailers, merchandisers, R&D executives, scientists and entrepreneurs. Notable attendee registrants at this year’s show include Whole Foods Market, Target Corporation,, McDonalds, Cost Plus and more.

Here’s a list of the RTD tea companies exhibiting at this year’s show:

Booth    Company
309        Adagio Teas
431        Antoine Creative Industries LLC
435        Assam Tea Company
636        The Cha Dao Tea Co.
837        Chamong
838        Golden Star Tea Co.
529        Harney & Sons Fine Teas
420        Healthy Innovations Inc.
629        ITO EN
647b      Lapis Teahouse
617        Papa’s T
301        Qtrade International
521        Shangri La Tea Co.
109        Veriteas

The show will also feature educational seminars including a Executive and Technical Series Executive & Technical Series designed specifically for the top executives, research scientists, product formulators and ingredient managers of major consumer-products companies. The Executive & Technical Series will lead-off with a Super Data Session featuring stats, forecasts and trend-analyses from Mintel®, SPINS®, UK-based Canadean, and the International Tea Committee.

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