The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is an American specialty coffee chain. Herbert Hyman founded the company in 1963.
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• Revenue: 0.50 million US$
He imported gourmet coffee beans and sold roasted beans in the US. By 1970, the company added exotic teas in its portfolio. The Hymans sold the Asian franchisee rights to Singaporean Victor Sassoon and Sunny Sassoon. The company is known for its ice blended coffee and tea and hot coffee beverages. The company has expanded its business internationally and it is currently present in 25 countries across North and South America, Asia, Europe and Africa. All its products are certified Kosher.