SOURCE: Bigelow Tea

September 12, 2007 05:00 ET

Bigelow Tea Online Video Celebrates Relationship With Prominent Tea Drinkers Joe Torre and Phil Simms

Cindi Bigelow Applauds New York-Based Sports Figures and Their Dedication to Staying Healthy

FAIRFIELD, CT--(Marketwire - September 12, 2007) - Cindi Bigelow, President of Bigelow Tea (www.bigelowtea.com), the family-run 62 year old tea company based in Fairfield, Connecticut, spent a recent afternoon in New York City with noteworthy sports figures and avid Bigelow Green tea drinkers Joe Torre and Phil Simms. Their conversation, videotaped and posted on the Bigelow Tea website, the TEA-V channel, outlines the relationship these accomplished local sports legends have fostered with Bigelow Tea and its antioxidant rich green tea.

During the video, posted at www.bigelowtea.com, Torre and Simms outline their dedication to staying healthy and their belief in the positive effects of antioxidant rich green tea. Torre further professes to drinking caffeine-free Bigelow Green Tea from the Yankees bench, believing in its health benefits, especially after his bout with cancer.

Concluding the celebratory interview, Cindi Bigelow acknowledges that "the greatest aspect of running Bigelow Tea is the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our supporters and the 320 families who work for our company."

About Bigelow Tea Company

Bigelow Tea was founded by Ruth Campbell Bigelow over 60 years ago in 1945. The company continues to be 100% family-owned and managed by the Bigelow family with a special blend of pride and enthusiasm. Today the company is one of the nation's leading producers of specialty teas, which includes more than 80 varieties of flavored, traditional, green, organic green, herbal, decaffeinated, and iced teas. One of Bigelow Tea's most well-known products is America's number one specialty tea flavor "Constant Comment®" which is flavored with a delicious blend of oranges and spice. It is available in both black and green tea versions.

Bigelow Tea products are available nationwide including mass merchandisers and health stores, and every variety can be found on the company website (www.bigelowtea.com), along with an appealing selection of tea chests, tea accessories and other gift items. Tea lovers will also enjoy the company's blog (www.bigelowteablog.com) in addition to profiles on MySpace and Facebook.

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