OAKVILLE, ON, Sept. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - Tim Hortons announced today that tea
lovers across Quebec will now be able to enjoy the comfort of a premium
quality Loose Leaf Steeped Tea.
Tim Hortons' unique blend of real Orange Pekoe tea leaves is steeped
through a process that gently coaxes out the flavour to produce a
consistently delicious cup of tea. New pots are brewed every 20
minutes, providing Quebeckers on the go with a great tasting cup of
tea, like if they were at home.
"Tea consumption habits have increased over the last few years and we
see Quebec tea drinkers as a growing market," said Dave McKay, Director
of Brand Marketing for Beverages, Tim Hortons. "We want tea drinkers to
feel welcomed at Tim Hortons and with this new menu addition guests can
now count on an authentic, quality cup of Steeped Tea to relax at any
time of the day."
Tim Hortons restaurants will continue to carry a wide range of specialty
tea, such as Green, Earl Grey, Peppermint, Chai, Chamomile, English
Breakfast, Honey Lemon, Apple Cinnamon, Blueberry White and Pomegranate
About Tim Hortons
Tim Hortons is one of the largest publicly-traded restaurant chains in
North America based on market capitalization, and the largest in
Canada. Operating in the quick service segment of the restaurant
industry, Tim Hortons appeals to a broad range of consumer tastes, with
a menu that includes premium coffee, espresso-based hot and cold
specialty drinks including lattes, cappuccinos and espresso shots,
specialty teas, fruit smoothies, home-style soups, fresh Panini and
classic sandwiches, wraps, hot breakfast sandwiches and fresh baked
goods, including our trademark donuts. As of July 1st, 2012, Tim
Hortons had 4,071 systemwide restaurants, including 3,326 in Canada,
734 in the United States and 11 in the Gulf Cooperation Council. More
information about the Company is available at www.timhortons.com.
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SOURCE: Tim Hortons Inc.
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