Hot Tea By The Numbers

February 3, 2014

TeabytheNumbers53%: The amount that tea offerings in full-service restaurants have grown as consumers increasingly look for hot tea options, particularly at breakfast. (Nation’s Restaurant News, “Tea Time in America,” January 2013)


80%: The typical profit margin on hot tea service, even when factoring the cost of typical disposable cups (8 oz. hot cups) and common sweeteners like sugar and zero-calorie alternatives. (Datassential, Proprietary Study for Farmer Brothers)


85%: The percentage of U.S. tea drinkers whose tea flavor preferences are served by Farmer Brothers’ new line of Select and Premium teas.  (Farmer Brothers Tea Flavor TURF Analysis 2013)

It’s teatime in America and Farmer Brothers is here to help you capitalize on the exciting, consumer-driven growth in the tea category with a comprehensive line of hot and iced teas developed to enhance your business. Developed with your operational needs in mind to serve the most discerning of tea drinkers, Farmer Brothers teas offer both classic and on-trend flavors including proprietary blends like Misty Mint®, English Tradition®, Enchanting Moments® and Lively Lemon® that were designed to help you deliver excellent profits and outstanding customer satisfaction. Browse our full selection of teas here and contact your Farmer Brothers sales representative today to learn more.

One Response to “Hot Tea By The Numbers”

  1. Das

    We import premium quality Darjeeling tea from Darjeeling tea estates. We would like to know if you want to do partnership with us to get quality Darjeeling Black tea or Oolong tea from us.


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