Travel Tea Tumbler

Tea Bud readers know that I’m not a fan of Teavana tea or products but I was gifted their new Contour Tea Tumbler and have to admit I’m loving it. Here’s why: 1) Large 16 oz container brews 2 cups of tea; 2) removable stainless mesh brew basket is fine enough to keep out even…

Teavana Sells, Starbucks Loses

Starbucks announced yesterday that they will pay $620 million in CASH to buy Teavana which sells “high-end” loose leaf tea. There are two things seriously wrong with that statement. The first is that anyone in today’s economy can put that much cash into accumulating more; and the second is they described Teavana’s product as high-end….