April 13, 2017
Pictorial Highlights of Jamaican Teas Group’s AGM 2017
The trailblazing Jamaican Teas Limited (JTL), staged its Group’s Annual General Meeting, AGM, at the new Courtyard Marriott in Kingston on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.
The Group on Companies comprises Jamaican Teas Limited with its Tetley and Caribbean Dreams lines, H. Mahfood and Sons Limited, which owns a warehouse and other real estate in Kingston, JRG Shoppers’ Delite Limited, which operates a supermarket in Kingston.
Among the highlights announced were JTL’s increase in export sales of 8 percent moving from $370 million in 2015 to $400 million in 2016, resulting from increased distribution in the United States, as well as tthe Caribbean. The Company also launched eight new products were launched during the year, including -Whole Sorrel, Cocoa-Nut – coconut flavoured cocoa; Jamaican Sorrel with Ginger; Soursop With Honey; Neem – Natural Herbal Teas, Chicken Noodle and Pumpkin – Packet Soups and Sea Salt.