Tea is a popular beverage in India, which is consumed by a large population in the country and its consumption is increasing day by day.
India stands at 2nd in the world in tea production and exports a large amount of tea to different parts of the world.
The market is flooded with tea brands and to select the best tea brand is a difficult task. In this post we have compiled the list of Top 10 Tea Brands in India on the basis of popularity:
1. Tata Tea
Tata Tea is the most popular tea brand in India and presently holds the maximum share of tea segment in India. Tata Tea is a tea brand of Tata Global Beverages Limited, a subsidiary of Tata Group, involved in production and distribution of non-alcoholic beverages. Established in the year 1964, Tata Global Beverages Limited is a leading non-alcoholic beverage company in India and presently holds globally known brands like Tetley, Jemca, Laager, Vitax and Good Earth.
Tea Variants: Tata Tea Gold, Tata Tea Premium, Tata Tea Agni, Tata Tea Life
2. Brooke Bond Taj Mahal
Brooke Bond Taj Mahal is another popular tea brand in India, which was introduced in the year 1966. Brooke Bond is a tea brand of Unilever and known for its unique taste and aroma which is achieved by the selection of the finest tea leaves.
Brooke Bond Taj Mahal has many eminent personalities as their brand ambassadors, which include Zakir Hussain, Saif Ali Khan, Madhuri Dixit, Ayaan Ali Khan, Niladri Kumar and Rahul Sharma.
Tea Variants: Taj Mahal Classic, Taj Mahal Gold, Taj Mahal Nilgiris, Taj Mahal Darjeeling
3. Brooke Bond Red Label
Brooke Bond Red Label is ranked 3rd in the list of top 10 tea brands in India. Brooke Bond Red Label is another tea brand of Unilever, which was introduced in the year 1903 and presently it holds a reasonable share of tea segment in India. Brooke Bond Red Label is made from the finest and unique selection of tea leaves, which gives it a unique taste and aroma.
Tea Variants: Red Label Special, Red Label Natural Care, Red Label Dust
4. Society Tea
Society Tea is a tea brand owned by Hasmukhrai & Co, which was founded in 1933. Society Tea has made a distinguished image in the country and globally for its exceptional taste and aroma.
Tea Variants: Society Tea Assam CTC, Society Masala Tea, Society Premium Darjeeling Tea
5. Wagh Bakri
Wagh Bakri is a tea brand of Wagh Bakri Tea Group, a leading tea company in India, which was established in the year 1892. The Wagh Bakhri Tea Group was founded by Shri Narandas Desai and presently this company is a leader in market of Delhi, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Rajasthan. Good Morning and Mili are other tea brands owned by this company.
Tea Variants: Wagh Bakri Dust Tea, Wagh Bakri Fanning Tea, Wagh Bakri Leaf Tea
Lipton stand at 6th in the list of top 10 tea brands in India. Lipton is a tea brand which was introduced in the year 1890 by Thomas Lipton and presently owned by Unilever. Lipton is a globally known brand with presence in over 100 countries.
Tea Variants: Lipton Yellow Label, Lipton Darjeeling Tea, Lipton Iced Tea Lemon
7. Brooke Bond Taaza
Next on this list is Brooke Bond Taaza, another brand of Unilever. Brooke Bond Taaza is known for its strong taste and unique aroma, which is achieved by selection of the finest tea leaves from best of tea gardens.
Tea Variants: Taaza Leaf, Taaza Gold, Taaza Dust
Marvel is a tea brand of Marvel Tea Estate (India) Limited, the flagship company of Marvel Group, established in 1994. It has a strong distribution network of more than 3000 distributors across the country.
Tea Variants: Marvel Yellow Tea, Marvel Gold Pattian, Marvel Red Tea, Marvel Premium Dust Tea
Tetley is a tea brand owned by Tata Global Beverages Limited, a tea company in the world. Tetley was introduced in the year 1837 by Joseph and Edward Tetley in Yorkshire, England and in the year 2000 it was acquired by Tata Global Beverages Limited. Tetley has presence in over 50 countries in the world and available in tea bags and tea packets.
Tea Variants: Tetley Black Tea, Tetley Green Tea, Tetley Flavoured Tea
Pataka is a tea brand of Pataka Group, an Indian company started in the year 1952 with business in beverages, food, textiles, tobacco and healthcare. Pataka Tea was introduced in the year 2000 and presently it’s a popular tea brand in the market.
Tea Variants: Pataka Premium, Pataka Mukta, Pataka Special
Also See: Top 10 Green Tea Brands in India