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This article is about the tea distributor. For the 1990s fad game, see Tazos.
|Founded||1994 in Portland, OR|
|Headquarters||Kent, Washington, United States|
|Products||Teas & herbal teas|
Number of employees
|Approximately 50 (2010)|
|Parent||Starbucks as of 1999|
|Slogan||The reincarnation of tea.|
The company uses "New Age"-style marketing and product labeling. For example, every box of tea was once labeled as "blessed by a certified tea shaman" and an original tag line was "The Reincarnation of Tea."
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- "Starbucks will buy Tazo tea company". Puget Sound Business Journal. January 13, 1999. bizjournals.com. Retrieved November 13, 2012.
- Candice Choi; Sarah Skidmore (November 14, 2012). "Starbucks Buys Teavana". The Huffington Post.
- "Starbucks to open first 'tea bar' in New York City". New York Daily News.
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