Celebrate Traditions and the Future of Tea

World Tea Conference & Expo is North America’s cannot miss gathering of the tea industry and is focused 100% on teas and related products. Blending fresh ideas, the latest trends and new distribution channels with a week of focused buying, selling, networking and education, World Tea Conference & Expo is your chance to capitalize on this growing category to the fullest.

As the hub of the North American tea market, World Tea Conference & Expo serves the $8 billion US tea industry, expected to grow an additional $11 billion. Tea is driving this growth and holds nearly 60% of the marketshare today; it remains the main focus of products, services and education at World Tea Conference & Expo.

With access to hundreds of leading suppliers and educational sessions, the 2023 event promises to deliver the best experience yet including new features and enhancements to be announced soon!

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Attendee Success Stories

Customer Testimonials from World Tea Conference & Expo:

“Speakers and workshops highlighted many excellent ways to increase tea consumption and to elevate its status – such as its use in cocktail and culinary applications, treating it akin to fine wine in the restaurant business, and improving marketing and education." Jill Rheinheimer, TeaHaus

“As a tea shop owner, World Tea Conference + Expo once again provided me with all the tools necessary to maintain our competitive advantage. The harmonious merger with the Bar & Restaurant Expo provided rich collaboration opportunities that sparked more creative ideas than I have time to follow up on." Kevin Christiansen, Owner of Café Barnabas

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Building a strong community through collaboration and connection

  • Learn about new developments and trends.
  • Be inspired.
  • Meet suppliers.
  • Network with other owners and operators.
  • Compare and buy products.
  • Find solutions specific to your company needs.
  • Gain firsthand experience.
  • Structure your business for sustainability.
  • Consolidate the purchasing process.
  • Get deals.

Who attends?

Retailers, tea shop owners, distributors, F&B directors, spa managers, specialty grocers, mass merchants and other business professionals attend the Expo to see high-quality tea suppliers and related vendors from 22 countries exhibiting new products and innovations.

More than 30% of exhibiting companies exhibit no where else; attending World Tea Conference & Expo is an exclusive opportunity to visit these suppliers.

"It was the second time I've attended the event and we got a lot out of the seminars and expo floor! I can't wait to come next year!" 2021 Attendee, Schastea

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When & Where

World Tea Conference & Expo will take place March 27-29, 2023 with the Expo Hall opening Tue-Wed (March 28-29)

Las Vegas Convention Center - South Hall
3150 Paradise Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Expo Hours (2 DAYS ONLY)
Tuesday, March 28       12:00pm – 6:00pm
Wednesday, March 29   12:00pm – 5:00pm 

Conference Hours (3 DAYS)
Monday, March 27          10:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday, March 28         10:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday, March 29    10:00am – 2:00pm

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PLUS – gain free access to hundreds of additional products in the bar & restaurant industry at the same time!

World Tea Expo is co-located with Bar & Restaurant Expo, the leading industry event, giving you complimentary access to 350 additional exhibitors, plus 10,000 operators from bars, restaurants, hotels, cruise lines and hospitality venues interested to learn, share ideas and meet like minded business professionals. Additional products being showcased include:

  • Spirits
  • Alcohol-free Beverages
  • Glassware
  • Food
  • Foodservice Equipment
  • Décor and Furnishings
  • Technology/POS
  • Cleaning and Maintenance
  • Financial Services
  • Apparel
  • Marketing and Promotions