The Tea & Coffee World Cup will likely be giving firms get entry to to the United Kingdom tea and low markets for the primary time when it’s held on the NEC in Birmingham from September 3 to five.

After the a success 2017 display in Singapore, a survey used to be despatched to the business and the United Kingdom emerged because the transparent winner for the 2018 location.

As the stereotypical ‘nation of tea drinkers’, the tea business has at all times boomed in the United Kingdom, with round 60.2 billion cups being inebriated once a year. But it’s no longer handiest the normal manufacturers – the recognition of fruit, natural, spiced and inexperienced teas and tisanes have higher dramatically.

And the United Kingdom has additionally enthusiastically followed the café tradition, with espresso store guests buying an estimated 55 million cups of espresso in keeping with day. Coffee pours £8.9 billion into the United Kingdom economic system and closing yr on my own noticed an extra 1,222 espresso stores open – a mean of three.4 new retail outlets a in keeping with day.

The Tea & Coffee World Cup is a three-day global business display, which includes a convention and academic workshops akin to coffee-roasting categories, skilled espresso & tea cupping categories, sensory categories and lots of extra.

The match options operating equipment at the display ground, each uncooked and completed product for sampling and shares of commercial provides for detailed inspection. Highlights will come with inventions within the business together with roasting equipment, tea bagging and packaging apparatus. The convention and workshops are designed for individuals to realize non-public and hands-on revel in, optimising use of provides and sampling merchandise.