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Dropshipping in the Tea Industry

Dropshipping in the Tea Industry
Updated: Aug. 3rd, 2017
Dropshipping, when a retailer does not carry inventory, has pros and cons, but in the tea industry, the experience for the customer tends to be poor.

Brewing Temperature for Tea

Brewing Temperature for Tea
Updated: Aug. 3rd, 2017
This article goes into more depth on the topic of what temperature water to use for steeping various teas.

Loose Tea, Tea Bags, Sachets, Etc.

Loose Tea, Tea Bags, Sachets, Etc.
Updated: Aug. 2nd, 2017
Teas can be classified as loose tea, tea bags, sachets (pyramid bags), and a few other forms.

Styles, Types, & Varieties of Tea

Tea: black, green, oolong, white, Pu-erh, Flavored: Chai, Earl Grey, Jasmine, Herbals: Rooibos, Mate, ...

Anji Bai Cha

Anji Bai Cha
Updated: Aug. 11th, 2017
Anji Bai Chai is a Chinese green tea from Zhejiang province, made out of a particular cultivar of the tea plant.

Pure Tea (Camellia sinensis)

Pure Tea (Camellia sinensis)
Updated: Aug. 8th, 2017
Tea is made from the Camellia sinensis plant, and is classified based on how it is processed, into black, green, oolong, and other types.

Fo Shou Oolong

Fo Shou Oolong
Updated: Aug. 3rd, 2017
Fo shou, meaning Buddha's hand, is a type of oolong tea from Fujian, China, often produced in Yongchun county.

Tea Producing Countries and Regions

China: Fujian, Yunnan, Anhui, Zhejiang, India: Darjeeling, Assam, Japan, Ceylon, Taiwan, Kenya, ...

Italy

Italy
Updated: Aug. 11th, 2017
Italy does not grow tea, but it produces bergamot oranges, used to flavor Earl Grey tea, and various herbs used in herbal teas.

Saga, Japan

Saga, Japan
Updated: Aug. 11th, 2017
Saga is a prefecture located on Kyushu island of Japan, producing a significant amount of tea.

Anji, Zhejiang, China

Anji, Zhejiang, China
Updated: Aug. 11th, 2017
Anji county in China's Zheijang province is best-known for producing Anji bai cha green tea. The region is a leader in sustainable agriculture.

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