Talbott Teas

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Talbott Teas is a Chicago based gourmet tea company owned by Jamba Juice. The company has a net profit of approximately two to three million dollars. The two people shown in the hit TV show Shark Tank made approximately 50% of the sales. The company also sells samples, gift packages, and bundles of their teas.[citation needed]

Company history[edit]

Talbott Teas was founded in 2003 by Shane Talbott and Dr. Steven Nakisher.[1] Shane Talbott spent over 20 years in the salon and spa industry and has served as Oprah Winfrey’s personal hair colorist for the past 10 years. Dr. Steven Nakisher is a psychologist and entrepreneur.

Talbott Teas was purchased by Jamba Juice in 2012.[2]

National recognition[edit]


  1. ^ Windy City Times [1]
  2. ^ Munarriz, Rick Aristotle (February 22, 2012). "Jamba Crashes the Tea Party". Motley Fool. Retrieved 28 April 2012. 
  3. ^ AIDS Foundation of Chicago [2]
  4. ^ World of Chocolate
  5. ^ Oprah's Favorite Things [3]
  6. ^ The Wizard of Oz: Ruby Slippers Blend [4]
  7. ^ Academy Awards [5]
  8. ^ Shark Tank [6]

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