Store Brands Brew Excitement in Tea Aisle
It doesn't take reading tea leaves to know that the tea category is quickly filling up with new products and new consumers. Exotic varieties like matcha, sencha and oolong are attracting people interested in tea's reported health benefits. And Bob Vosburgh explains there are more ways than ever to enjoy tea, from specialty, ready-to-drink “cold brew” bottles to the ceremonial splendor of powdered Japanese matcha.
Millennials love them. Retailers are beginning to warm up, too. They are meal kits and the original concept is morphing into a basic supermarket service for their customers. PLMA’s monthly category profile analyzes the trend and what retailers are doing to drive the category. Click here to download video