Ratan Tata invests in the specialty Tea company Teabox
Mumbai, India | Red Newswire | Jan 27, 2016 Last Updated at 5.00 PM IST.
Ratan Tata has invested an undisclosed amount of fund in tea specialty firm Teabox. The startup will use the fund fr expansion into global markets.
Kaushal Dugar, founder of Teabox said, "Ratan Tata needs no introduction for the kind of strategic direction and commitment he brings to the table. We have grown up admiring and respecting his vision and business acumen on scaling the Tata group to a global level. His direct guidance and experience in the tea industry will surely help us grow Teabox to be the first global premium tea brand from India.”
Till date, Teabox has raised $7 million. The company sources different varieties of tea from plantations of Assam, Darjeeling, Nilgiri and Nepal and sells them to customers.
Source: ET Bureau