Japanese Green Tea Company Wins Global Tea Championship 3 Years in a Row

Japanese Green Tea Company Wins Global Tea Championship 3 Years in a Row

October 21, 2019

On October 8 2019, Global Tea Championship announced that Japanese Green Tea Company won a Silver Medal for the Steamed Green Tea Category

Japanese Green Tea Company Won Global Tea Championship in 2017 under Steamed Green Tea Category and 2018 under matcha Category

This makes the company to win the Championship 3 years in a row. 

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Japanese Green Tea Company at Portland Night Market

Japanese Green Tea Company at Portland Night Market

October 16, 2019

Japanese Green Tea Company regularly hold a booth at Portland Night Market.

The Portland Night Market showcases many unique and diverse businesses that call Portland home. Blending food, culture, music, drinks and retail together for an adventurous evening in the Central East-side.

Here are some videos and photos from the events.  

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Issaku Wins Global Tea Championship 2019

Issaku Wins Global Tea Championship 2019

October 08, 2019

On October 8 2019, Global Tea Championship announced that Japanese Green Tea Company won a Silver Medal for the Steamed Green Tea Category

Issaku Sencha Green Tea, the signature product from Japanese Green Tea Company, Won Global Tea Championship in 2017 as well making this tea to be the two-time winner for the Global Tea Champion. 

Last Year, Japanese Green Tea Company's Matcha won the Championship. 

This makes the company to win the Championship 3 years in a row. 

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Japanese Green Tea Company at Northwest Tea Festival, Seattle WA

Japanese Green Tea Company at Northwest Tea Festival, Seattle WA

September 18, 2019

Japanese Green Tea Company held booth at Northwest Tea Festival 2019 in Seattle from 9/28/2018 - 9/29/2019.

This is the second year at this event. Here are some of the pictures from the 2018 fair and my personal thoughts from the first-time experience of this type of event so that you can see how it was like at the fair, and read about my thoughts and all the lessons-learned from this event. 

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Japanese Green Tea Company's Award-Winning Matcha is On Amazon Now

Japanese Green Tea Company's Award-Winning Matcha is On Amazon Now

August 28, 2019

Japanese Green Tea Company released their first product on Amazon. The Award-Winning and very popular Premium Matcha is now on Amazon as Prime Product.  The product was awarded as #1 New Release on Amazon two days after the release. 

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Matcha Box Design Contest Result

Matcha Box Design Contest Result

August 19, 2019

Thank you very much for participating in Matcha Box Design Contest. 

It was very exciting to see so many people participating and commenting on the contests.  We really appreciate all the input. 

Here is the result from the contests with selected comments from you. We also have a link to the actual produced product with your selected design. 

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Bento Box Magazine Features Kei Nishida's Article

Bento Box Magazine Features Kei Nishida's Article

August 14, 2019

Bento Box Magazine features Kei Nishida's article in three months sequence series titled "The Matcha and Green Tea Trends in Japan". 

Bento Box Magazine is Toronto based and Canada’s first Japanese culture and entertainment magazine which is published in English. Bento Box authors include companies such as Ito En, Calbee, Acura and Muji.

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Behind the Scene  - How We Made the Matcha Video

Behind the Scene - How We Made the Matcha Video

July 14, 2019

You might have seen this video.     
We made a fun stop-motion video which shows you How to Make Perfect Cup of Matcha.   
In this blog post, I share with you how we made this amazing and fun video.  It is really a lot of effort, tricks and magic that went into this 30 seconds video. 

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Japanese Green Tea Company at Portland Tea Festival 2019

Japanese Green Tea Company at Portland Tea Festival 2019

July 06, 2019

We were excited to be part of Portland Tea Festival (Tea Fest PDX) which was held on July 20th 2019 at World Forester Center, Portland OR. 

This was the first time we hosted a booth at Portland Tea Festival, so we are very excited for being part of it. 

Here are some pictures we took during the event and my comments. 

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Japanese Green Tea Company at Japan Fair, 2019, Bellevue, WA

Japanese Green Tea Company at Japan Fair, 2019, Bellevue, WA

June 06, 2019

Japanese Green Tea Company was honored to be part of 2019 Japan Fair held in Seattle (Bellevue) WA during weekend of June 29th 2019.Here are pictures from this fun event!
As this is one of the most authentic Japanese event in the Northwest, we are very honored to be part of the fair. 

 

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Leaf & Bean Magazine  Features Japanese Green  Tea Company's  Article

Leaf & Bean Magazine Features Japanese Green Tea Company's Article

May 23, 2019

Leaf & Bean April 2019 Issue featured Japanese Green Tea Company's Article. 

The article was featured as the head article for the issue and was 4 pages long explaining about how Japanese green tea can be enjoyed. 

Leaf & Bean Magazine is the leading magazine in India about tea and coffee. The magazine is distributed to the tea and coffee industry specialists in India and all over the world. 

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Japanese Green Tea Company at Sakura-Con 20019, Seattle WA

Japanese Green Tea Company at Sakura-Con 20019, Seattle WA

April 06, 2019

We had a booth at Sakura-Con 2019 held at Washington Convention Center in Seattle, WA USA on April 19-21 2019. Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest.

It was the first time experience for us, and had lots of fun.  Here are photos from the exciting event including behind the scene photos. Click here to see the photos!

 

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The U.S. Japan Publication (UJP News) Features Kei Nishida’s Article

The U.S. Japan Publication (UJP News) Features Kei Nishida’s Article

February 23, 2019

The Feburary 2019 issue of US Japan Publications newsletter features Kei Nishida’s article about the green tea trend in the USA.

The U.S. Japan Publication, N.Y. publishes a monthly business newspaper called “KIGYO GAIKYO NEWS,” (AKA UJP News) which  has 22,000 circulating copies throughout the United States, targeting business owners and corporate executives of Japanese companies handling business in the USA.

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Vancouver Business Journal Mentions Kei Nishida

Vancouver Business Journal Mentions Kei Nishida

December 06, 2018

The November 30, 2018 issue of Vancouver Business Journal mentions Kei Nishida, CEO of Japanese Green Tea Company. Kei has been taking night class to learn about social media for business for over three years. The article is about the course and mentions Kei and Japanese Green Tea Company.

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Cook with Matcha Book Featured by Ingram Advance October 2018 Issue

Cook with Matcha Book Featured by Ingram Advance October 2018 Issue

October 02, 2018

Kei Nishida's latest book, Cook with Matcha & Green Tea - Ultimate Guide & Recipes for Cooking with Matcha and Green Tea was featured by Ingram Advance October 2018 Issue. 

This book about homemade recipes using the amazing matcha & green tea that every American can enjoy.

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J-Weekly Features Kei Nishida's Article

J-Weekly Features Kei Nishida's Article

September 26, 2018

On September 21st 2018 issue of J-Weekly, Kei Nishida's article about Japanese green tea was featured on full page.  

J-Weekly is Japanese newsletter in San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California circulating 33,000 copies every Friday. 

J-Weekly approached Kei to write about Japanese green tea in their special fall gourmet issue.  

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World Tea Expo 2018, Las Vegas - Pictures and Videos

World Tea Expo 2018, Las Vegas - Pictures and Videos

June 24, 2018

Japanese Green Tea Company was invited to World Tea Expo 2018 since we were the Winner of the Global Tea Championship 2017.

World Tea Expo was held at Las Vegas Convention Center from June 11, 2018 - June 14, 2018. The expo had more than 3500 attendees and 260 exhibitors. 

Here are some of the pictures and videos from the Expo, so that you can see how it was like at the Expo. 

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World Tea News features Japanese Green Tea Company - May 2018

World Tea News features Japanese Green Tea Company - May 2018

May 18, 2018

World Tea News features Japanese Green Tea Company on May 14, 2018 article, World Tea Expo Country Tour: Matcha Demand Marks Japanese Tea Market. 
The article features opinions of Kei Nishida, CEO of Japanese Green Tea Company about green tea trend in Japan as a result of an interview conducted by World Tea News. 
World Tea news quotes Japanese Green Tea Company as "Not-to-miss Booths at World Tea Expo". 

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Fresh Cup Magazine Features Kei Nishida's Article - October 2017

Fresh Cup Magazine Features Kei Nishida's Article - October 2017

October 20, 2017

Fresh Cup Magazine October 2017 Issue featured Kei Nishida's Article 

Article: The Whole Leaf, Innovation and Tradition Lead to Green Tea Enlightenment (Page 28) 

Fresh Cup Magazine is the leading coffee and tea magazine distributing more than 180,000 prints a year.

His article was also featured in June 2017 edition.

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Fresh Cup Magazine Features Kei Nishida's Article - June 2017

Fresh Cup Magazine Features Kei Nishida's Article - June 2017

June 22, 2017

Fresh Cup Magazine June 2017 Issue featured Kei Nishida's Article. 

Article: The Whole Leaf, Green Tea Inspiration (Page 30) 

Fresh Cup Magazine is the leading coffee and tea magazine distributing more than 180,000 prints a year.

June 2017 issue was 25th year anniversary edition of the magazine.

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