Boulder, CO (PRWEB) April 30, 2014
Boulder, Colorado-based loose tea company The Tea Spot will be featured as a gold-level sponsor, exhibitor, and educator at the 2014 World Tea Expo. The for-profit philanthropic company has an established industry reputation as a marketer of products that make loose leaf tea an everyday luxury, both for retailers as well as for consumers. The Tea Spot will be exhibiting at the World Tea and Healthy Beverage Expo in Booth #826 of the Long Beach Convention Center May 29 - 31, 2014. The combination of tea and healthy beverage themes at the expo is in strategic alignment with The Tea Spot’s vision of fostering health and wellness by making premium loose leaf tea an everyday healthy beverage.
The Tea Spot’s products will be displayed in the exhibition hall, as well as in the new product showcase of the World Tea Expo. Attendees who visit The Tea Spot’s booth will all be gifted a tote bag, with samples of cold brew teas, while supplies last. All attendees will also have the opportunity to taste the company’s award-winning cold brew teas, which brew fresh in ten minutes. The Tea Spot will be offering World Tea Expo attendees an exclusive discount on wholesale tea and Steepware® purchase orders placed at the expo.
The Tea Spot’s Social Media and Wholesale Sales Managers have been selected to present an education session at the 2014 World Tea Expo. Titled “Building Communi-TEA with your Customers Online”, the session is intended to teach attendees how to use social media, online promotions and email marketing to increase customer retention and brand awareness. They will present some simple, actionable steps for building and maintaining an online social media presence to drive sales. The session, co-authored by Katie Young and Elise Ridgway, will be presented on Saturday May 31st, 2014 from 11 AM to 12 PM at the Long Beach Convention Center.
Their Wholesale Sales Manager, Elise Ridgway, states “We're so excited to head to Long Beach and show off all of our beautiful products. It's always so fun to talk to current customers in person and meet new people from all over the world. This year we have the privilege of giving a presentation about engaging a community online using social media."
The Tea Spot’s CEO, Maria Uspenski, will be making a new Steepware® product launch announcement at the World Tea Expo. The product is an extension of the line’s products for making fresh cold brew tea on-the-go. Uspenski’s focus at The Tea Spot is new product development, and she holds multiple U.S. Patents on the company’s line of Steepware® – housewares designed specifically for preparing and serving loose leaf tea with ease.
The World Tea Expo is the tea industry’s premier annual conference, expected to attract more than 6,000 attendees from around the world to the Long Beach Convention Center this year. The Tea Spot will be one of approximately 200 industry exhibitors at the expo, presenting its handcrafted loose tea and Steepware® products, designed for hot and cold tea brewing.
About The Tea Spot, Inc.: The Tea Spot is a leading producer of handcrafted loose leaf teas and creator of Steepware®, the housewares tools that make loose tea easy. The company’s vision to modernize the loose leaf tea experience has held steadfast since the for-profit philanthropic company was founded by Maria Uspenski in 2004, a cancer survivor drawn to the health benefits of leaf tea during her recovery. Her message is simple and powerful: tea in its freshest form renders premium flavor, unmatched health benefits, and is eco-friendly. The Tea Spot's model of social entrepreneurship incorporates its mission to foster health and wellness through loose leaf tea, with its 10% Pledge. Ten percent of the company’s sales are donated in-kind to cancer and community wellness programs. The Tea Spot is a Boulder, Colorado-based woman owned and operated business. TheTeaSpot.com