Partnering opportunity

UK tea private label manufacturer and packer is seeking outsourcing agreement with tea and coffee companies

Summary

A UK blending specialist provides consultancy, blending and private label packing services of premium tea and matcha from its own purpose built facility to a wide variety of businesses. It is offering outsourcing agreements to companies that are looking to launch or develop their own label tea range or provide third party packing services. They can also provide consultancy services and specialist products such as corporate gifts and away days.

Partner sought

This UK company is looking for an outsourcing agreement with companies of any size that: - want to outsource any or all of the following: new product development, blending and packing of their tea and herbal infusions or premium powder blends (matcha, cocoa etc.) - Companies wanting private label manufacture (pyramid tea bags, enveloped tea bags, single serve powder stick packs and retail packing) - Certified organic tea and herbal infusion blending and packing. - New and existing brands who require consultancy help with developing their tea and herbal infusion offering and additional support with business strategy, label compliance etc. - Coffee businesses wanting to pack premium ground coffee into coffee bags and envelopes and/or launch their own brand tea range. - Corporate companies looking for corporate gifts or days away (finance, marketing, media companies), Types of companies they typically work with are tea shops, café and coffee shop chains , coffee brands wanting their own brand tea range and coffee bags, start up and existing tea brands, other types of brand/company wanting to launch an own brand tea range (beauty, lifestyle/health and nutrition brands, supermarket chains), gifting and hamper companies, boutique hotel chains (with 3-5 hotels), catering companies, cruise liners, alcohol and spirit brands looking for herbal mixes to infuse in their products either separately or as part of the distillation process (especially gin).

Description

The UK company has a staff of 50 in purpose built facilities of 25,000 square feet. They can work in a consultancy capacity with partner companies to develop the perfect range of products for their business and help with many aspects of product development and brand strategy. They hold over 500 different ingredients (herbs, spices) on stock and can create most flavour combinations required. The company specialise in creating premium whole leaf tea which can be packaged as loose-leaf tea, pyramid tea bags (they are the largest packer of this style of tea bag in the UK) or enveloped pyramid tea bags. They also blend matcha and other powders, which can be packaged into individual serve stick packs. They have a dedicated team of packers who can pack into most retail pack formats. They also provide corporate tea gifts and can host corporate events on our premises, including afternoon tea and tea talks/training. This UK company is looking for an outsourcing agreement with companies in the food and drink sector handling power (teas, herbs, coffee, spices, food supplements, etc)

Advantages and innovations

The company is not an off the shelf supplier prefering to partner with their clients on an on-going consultancy basis to produce the perfect product range and offer support to make their business ventures a continued success. Despite the bespoke nature of their business (they only produce private label) they offer products at competitive markets rates and low minimum order quantities. All of their recipes are completely unique to each customer, they do not deal in ‘off the shelf’ products.

Development stage

Already on the market

Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)

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