Looking for a place to begin your New Year’s Resolution? Check out this wholesome TEA impressed sack. Introducing Tea Squares, a wholesome tea infused snack designed to nourish the physique and assist native communities.
Jordan Buckner, co-founder of Tea Squares, shared a piece if his journey building a business from the bottom up.
Born in January 2016, in Englewood, Chicago, Tea Squares started with the mission to gasoline individuals and their passions will healthful components (after all with a focus on tea…simply so occurs that tea has a multitude of advantages that reach past the mug!)
Being the primary tea infused snack on the market was daunting at first as a result of individuals weren’t too certain what “Tea Squares” was. Jordan defined, “I feel what they’re in search of is a snack that helps psychological power and efficiency. The biggest battle has been actually rising the model and introducing individuals to Tea Squares and educating them.”
Jordan and his group use Japanese Matcha and a black tea mix of their snacks for a pure energizing enhance, together with different healthful components like puffed millet, almonds, and brown rice.
But, Jordan and his group had greater than tea in thoughts once they set out on their journey. Tea Squares has a two-folded mission: vitamin and social.
“The core of it is, any business or anything personally, my parents always taught me that you first must be able to take care of yourself, take care of your family, but also take care of your community. And so with Tea Squares, it’s really a platform that we can teach entrepreneurship, business skills to the young adults we’re working with,” Jordan stated.
They have opened their firm to “fellows,” usually highschool aged college students, to assist them make the tea squares, study enterprise, advertising, and gross sales methods.
“The greatest reward is in two parts. One, being able to see the kind of lives we affected from the fellows that we’re working with, kind of on a personal basis, but then also being able to create something that I believe in, to work on a project, work on my team that’s all around creating healthier foods, healthier snacks for people that also helps support them doing their passion.”
“It’s been really exciting, I’ve been learning a lot as I go and getting recognition,” Jordan continued, “I’d love for Tea Squares to be a nationwide model focusing on bringing pure energizing snacks to the whole nation, and particularly we need to assist assist individuals to reside their ardour. We need to construct a model round wellness, well being and creating positivity in the neighborhood.”
You can discover out extra about Tea Squares, their components, and their story via their Kickstarter and their web site.
Be nicely. Snack wholesome. Happy New Years!
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