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Coffee Bean’s new U.S. president eyes expansion

Sanjiv Razdan recently joined International Coffee & Tea, doing business as Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, as President of the Americas and India Markets. But his enthusiasm for the Mid-Wilshire-based brand dates back two decades.“I traveled to Singapore and saw coffee beans starting to emerge there, and I was so impressed,” Razdan said. “At that […]

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Names Former Applebee COO President for the AmericasDaily Coffee News by Roast Magazine

Sanjiv Razdan President of the Americas and India markets, for Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf. CBTL press photo. The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf tapped a longtime chain restaurant operations manager and former Applebee COO Sanjiv Razdan as President of the Americas and India. These represent two of the biggest markets for the Southern California-born […]

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Accused of roasting coffee Capitol rioter Vic Williams indicted

A US Capitol rioter charged with coffee roasting nicknamed ‘Stiemy Vic’ (left) gave FBI agents two bags of his coffee after questioning him, court documents show. On the right, fictional FBI agent Dale Cooper from the cult TV classic ‘Twin Peaks’ enjoys a cup of what he calls ‘really good’ coffee. Just over a month […]

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® brand invites customers to cut the [email protected] this summer and enjoy a drink of Real Ice Blended® coffee

Iconic coffee destination also features Midnight Mocha Cookies & Cream Crushed ice® Coffee drink on its menu – a masterful take on an ice cream classic that combines The coffee bean & tea leaf® brand signature Special Dutch™ chocolate, freshly brewed espresso coffee, dark chocolate syrup and cookie pieces. The new summer menu offering is […]

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Coffee bean and tea leaf on MFA for QSRs

One of the many unfortunate side effects of the ongoing pandemic on the fast food industry (QSR) is the multitude of ways fraudsters are exploiting the crisis. Millions of new consumers have flocked to online ordering systems over the past year as they seek convenient and safe ways to shop, but bad actors have eagerly […]

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Former Sweetgreen COO Sanjiv Razdan Joins Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf | Franchise News

“I’ve never been so caffeinated,” joked Sanjiv Razdan, the new president of the Americas and India for The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf. “I’m a natural coffee and tea drinker,” continued Razdan, who grew up in India where both drinks are popular, but took his caffeine intake to a new level while getting to know […]

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® Company Appoints Sanjiv Razdan President of its U.S. and Indian Markets

LOS ANGELES, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The coffee bean & tea leaf® company, one of the world’s leading specialty coffee and tea roasters and retailers, today announced that foodservice industry veteran Sanjiv Razdan joined the company as the new president of its Americas and India markets. Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® Company Appoints Sanjiv […]

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf appoints Sanjiv Razdan President Americas, India

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf has named Sanjiv Razdan its president for the Americas and India market, the Los Angeles-based coffeehouse chain announced Thursday. It will focus on expanding the chain beyond California into the United States and repositioning it as a brand with “superior taste” and “authentic SoCal heritage,” the chain said. Related: […]

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BizHawk: Starbucks Plans to Open at Former Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Site | Business

BizHawk is published weekly and includes material of interest to the business community. Share your company’s news, including employee announcements and staff movements, via email [email protected]. Mocha mixed with ice will soon be replaced by mocha Frappuccino. Starbucks is in talks with the City of Santa Barbara to replace the old Coffee Bean & Tea […]

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A big shift from engineering to coffee roasting

Tuyen Vu is a man with a fascinating story spanning three continents and multiple career incarnations he has been in for no more than four decades. He has finally put down deep roots with his family in Ballinfull, Co. Sligo and has settled happily into a coffee career he loves. Tuyen (pronounced “twin”) was born […]

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Lavazza will open the first coffee roasting and packaging plant in the United States

Lavazza has begun construction of its first roasting and packaging plant in the United States, to support the Italian coffee company’s growth in the market. The factory – which is expected to open in October 2021 – is an expansion of the Lavazza Professional facility in West Chester, Pennsylvania, and will add 1,000 square feet […]

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Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® Brand Partners with Blackhawk Network to Launch B2B Digital Gift Card Program

PLEASANTON, Calif., May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Blackhawk Networka global payments provider, has partnered with The coffee bean & tea leaf® brand, one of the world’s leading specialty coffee and tea roasters and retailers, to advance its B2B gift card program. As part of the integrated program, The coffee bean & tea leaf® now offers […]

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Study: Nootropic benefits of time-release caffeine from green coffee beans

Mumbai, India, and Morristown, NJ—OmniActive Health Technologies has announced the publication of new pharmacokinetic data on its proprietary energy ingredient Xtenergy, a natural, time-released caffeine from green coffee beans. Posted in Current research in behavioral sciences, the study measured the bioavailability of Xtenergy compared to immediate-release caffeine and the effects of Xtenergy on nootropic benefits, […]