Jamba Juice Acquires Talbott Teas

Jamba Juice, a restaurant retailer of better-for-you beverage and food offerings, has acquired a Chicago-based boutique, premium tea company Talbott Teas.

Jamba Juice chairman, president and CEO James White said Talbott Teas is part of their strategy for growth through the acquisition of lifestyle specialty brands that fit well with the Jamba brand and positioning as a major health and wellness company.

The key ingredients of Talbott Teas tea blends include caffeinated and decaffeinated loose leaf, blended with real fruit, flowers, herbs and spices to create various flavor profiles.

They are available in 23 customizable flavors, including 'Chocolate Lover' teas. All tea blends are made from ingredients, certified free-trade and 100 percent natural with no artificial flavors, preservatives or colors.

Talbott Teas' products are available online at QVC, fine retailers and the Talbott Teas website as well as specialty retailers, gourmet grocers, salon spas, select luxury hotels and restaurants throughout the Chicago region.