AOI Tea Company Attending World Tea Expo East; Receives Food Safety System Certification (FSSC 22000)
The AOI Tea Company will be a Gold Sponsor at the upcoming World Tea Expo East in Atlanta, Georgia.
(PRWEB) October 19, 2013
AOI, the world’s leading premium matcha green tea manufacturer, strives to provide world-class matcha green tea to connoisseurs around the globe. In an effort to reach individuals with a passion for matcha and Japanese green teas, the AOI Tea Company is a Gold Sponsor at the upcoming World Tea Expo East at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia from October 20th – 22nd. AOI will be located at Booth #1753.
While in attendance at the World Tea Expo East, the AOI Tea Company will be providing product samples to share the delicious tastes of premium matcha green tea. AOI will also be interacting with interested attendees that want to learn more about wholesale, bulk and private label opportunities with the company.
As part of the AOI’s on-going effort to ensure their products are of the highest quality standards, they are pleased to announce being awarded another global food safety certification, Food Safety Certification (FSSC) 22000.
FSSC 22000 is a new global food safety standard for food manufacturing, and a complete certification for food safety management systems. It is fully recognized by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI), and is supported by the Confederation of the Food and Drink Industries of the European Union (CIAA).
In addition to FSSC 22000, AOI holds USDA, AIB, Kosher, JAS, ISO 9001 certifications. AOI also routinely undergoes self-implemented quality-control testing as well as thorough tastings by trained tea sommeliers to guarantee their products are of the highest quality.
Throughout AOI’s 100-year history, an emphasis has been placed on producing matcha green tea using traditional authentic practices, while incorporating new technologies to produce products such as Super Fine Matcha. AOI’s product-first mentality is highlighted by the wide-range of customers they supply, from major world-class companies, to boutique tea shops that choose their products each and every day.
For more information about the AOI Tea Company, visit http://www.aoimatcha.com or call 1-877-264-0877.
Visit the AOI Tea Company Facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/aoiteacompany) or follow the AOI Tea Company Twitter feed (http://www.twitter.com/aoimatchatea) for the latest news and information while in attendance at the World Tea Expo East.
For AOI Tea Company product information, samples or media inquiries, contact Evan Lamont at 562-537-6936 or by email at evan(at)tlglb(dot)com.
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