Watawala Tea Ceylon Ltd
Watawala Tea Ceylon Ltd. is the No.1 branded tea company in Sri Lanka. It has the highest market share in the tea category with three brands: ‘Zesta’, ‘Watawala Tea’ and ‘Ran Kahata’ catering to three distinct market segments. Having built a strong foundation locally, the company has embarked on an expansion plan to penetrate into selected international markets by launching ‘Zesta Connoisseur’- an extension of Zesta to cater to premium international customers. The company is the exclusive tea supplier to the Shangri-La chain of hotels, servicing 100 luxury hotels spread across 22 countries. Watawala Tea Ceylon is a joint venture between Sunshine Holdings, Tata Global Beverages and Pyramid Wilmar (Pvt) Ltd.
Zesta offers an evocative range of specially hand selected green teas, black teas, white teas, and herbal infusions which come in standard envelope and pyramid tea bags as well as loose leaf packs in an assortment of packaging options with high visual appeal; glass jars, paper canisters, tin caddies, etc…