For the first time in homeland.
Darjelling tea Jungpana which is a household name in UK and France is planning to retail for the first time in India. Jungpana will now be sold in India over-the-counter in loose tea form and tea bags, shortly.
Speaking on the same, Shantanu Kejriwal, Director, Jungpana, said, "I will be packing my best teas and am not looking at volumes. In the first go, we will have first flush and then second flush. The next batch will be oolongs.”
The loose tea which is sold at wholesale price of Rs 5,000 per kg is currently available only at the Spencer's hypermarket in the luxury mall Quest however it is available at Rs 20,000 per kg at Harrods in London. The brand is also planning to enter the tea-bag space, called pyramid bags. The tea bags will be available only in India and in selected international hotels.