Interviews and stories

Fresh are the flavours
October 2017 | Gayatri Kamath

Tata Global Beverages has made subtle changes in taste and the beverage experience to attract young consumers who want more than just tea in their teapots

Look who's brewing Eight O'Clock Coffee
August 2017

US Senator Ben Cardin and Maryland State Senator C Anthony Muse visit Tata Global Beverages' state-of-the-art Eight O'Clock Coffee plant in Landover

Tata Tea awakens India with Jaago Re 2.0
August 2017

Sushant Dash, regional president - India, Tata Global Beverages, talks about the Jaago Re 2.0 campaign, its objectives and the future roadmap

Capturing the magic of tea and tea estates
July 2017

Rishi Chadha, head, tea marketing, India, Tata Global Beverages, speaks about how Kanan Devan Photography Escapade connects with young consumers

Tetley is 180
July 2017

We trace the journey of the iconic tea that travelled from the finest gardens in the subcontinent back in 1837 and enticed the English way of life, to emerge as UK's favourite cuppa today

Schooling made special
June 2017

The Tata Global Beverages-supported DARE school has been helping differently-abled children in Munnar acquire valuable skills and sustainable livelihoods for the past 25 years

Road to resolution
May 2017

Tata Coffee has created a roadmap to reduce the conflict between humans and elephants to protect the animals, the workers as well as the plantations

Talking beverages
May 2017

Ajoy Misra, managing director of Tata Global Beverages, speaks about the company's strategies to tackle the fluidity in the beverage market

Package ideal
April 2017

Glimpses of the production lines of the Eight O'Clock Coffee manufacturing plant in Landover, where America's most popular coffee gets processed and packed

A fine dispensation takes tasty shape
March 2017 | Sanghamitra Bhowmik

Blending in with the culture and staying in tune with local consumption patterns have worked to Tata Global Beverages' advantage in the foodservice business

A blend for the future
March 2017 | Christabelle Noronha

David Allen, senior vice president, marketing and sales, Tata Global Beverages, reveals how the Eight O'Clock Coffee product range is keeping customers energised in the crucial North American market

Coffee whisperer
February 2017 | Cynthia Rodrigues

Sunalini Menon, coffee connoisseur and director at Tata Coffee, talks about the journey from farm to fame of the exclusive Starbucks Reserve Tata Nellore Estate

A very special brew
January 2017 | Cynthia Rodrigues

It's a first for Indian coffee. Tata Coffee's Nullore microlot has been selected by Starbucks Reserve to be counted among the rarest of rare coffee microlots in the world

'Starbucks would not be in India if it wasn't for Tata'
December 2016 | Sangeeta Menon

Sumitro Ghosh, chief executive of Tata Starbucks, speaks about the coffee chain's Indian experience and its plans to tackle a tea-drinking nation's palate

Sustaining smiles, one at a time
September 2016

Tata Trusts and Tetley contribute $1 million to Smile Train to help thousands of children born with cleft lips and palates to smile for the first time

Targeting zero harm
June 2016 | Samod Sarngan

It's not just in tea, coffee and water that Tata Global Beverages – the world's second-largest tea company – is making a difference. Through sustained efforts, the company has succeeded in improving health and safety in the work environment of its plants located across the globe, and has ambitions to achieve higher goals

'We are pushing boundaries in the area of health'
June 2016 | tata.com

Graeme Karavis, managing director of Tata Global Beverages, United Kingdom, speaks about operations in the UK, the opportunities and challenges, and prospects for the immediate future

A brew to remember
June 2016 | Priyanka Sood

Tata Global Beverages' foray into the branded instant coffee segment is set to bring the premium cafe experience into homes

'The brand comes to life through our people'
May 2016

Howard Schultz, chairman and CEO of Starbucks, speaks to Dr Mukund Rajan, member, Group Executive Council, and brand custodian, Tata Sons, on leadership and customer centricity

Aranya Naturals: A palette for success
March 2016 | Sanghamitra Bhowmik

From a tiny one-room workshop to an artistic store window; from local fairs to international clientele; from drawing room references to Facebook shares - Aranya Naturals is leaving no stone unturned to create sustainable livelihoods in the hills of Munnar