News Release: S&D Coffee & Tea Launches Expansive New Website

CONCORD, NC – S&D Coffee & Tea has launched a new, highly-interactive website to more effectively communicate online with customers, prospective customers and coffee- and tea-lovers. The URL is: www.sdcoffeetea.com.

“Our new website will be a resource to the industry and our community,” said Ron Hinson, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO. “Understanding the journey that takes place to bring coffee or tea from source to your cup is important. With a very short investment of time visitors will gain an appreciation for this amazing process.”

Features on the site include the coffee growing and roasting process, how tea is sourced and blended, and even current trends in the coffee commodities market. Visitors get a sneak peek inside S&D’s facilities and they can explore S&D’s unique capabilities and the markets it serves.

“We wanted to give visitors an easy way to learn more about our products that meet the needs of thousands of foodservice customers, and millions of consumers, every day,” said John Buckner, Director of Marketing. “Through photos, stories, interactivity and videos, we’ve created a hub to find out more about the coffee and tea industry and S&D’s vital role.”

Visit the new S&D Coffee & Tea website at http://www.sdcoffeetea.com.

S&D Coffee & Tea is the nation’s largest custom roaster and the largest blender of iced tea for the foodservice industry. In continuous operation since 1927, S&D Coffee serves over 80,000 customers through national distribution and direct store delivery. In 2010, S&D added a state-of-the-art Food Innovations and Ingredients production unit which extracts the flavors of coffee, tea and botanicals for use in iced coffee, shakes, iced cream and frozen desserts, energy drinks and other packaged and dispensed products.

For more information about S&D Coffee & Tea, visit http://www.sdcoffeetea.com