Safari Lounge Specialty Coffee and Tea was awarded the Gold trophy at the recently held Africa Foodex Awards. The continental food awards, organized by Food Business Africa took place this year at the Sarit Centre Expo on December 5th 2019 in a colourful event graced by international visitors in the food scene.
Safari Lounge Specialty Coffee was awarded for their rich and satisfying coffee and tea that’s sustainably produced, which means it doesn’t cause harm to the planet. This beverage brand was this year’s Tea and Coffee Product of the year, beating other top competitors in a category that had 12 nominees.
The Africa Foodex Awards are held each year to celebrate the best innovations, plants, initiatives and people in Africa’s food manufacturing, retail and food service industry. This year’s theme for the gala was Africa Rising: Celebrating Enterprise and Innovation in Africa’s Food Industry. The awards are Africa’s most respected food industry awards which means that Safari Lounge Coffee and Tea have done an excellent job to receive such recognition.
The Kenyan tea and coffee brand in 2016 partnered with Scottish company Red Box Coffee to open a coffee pod selling both tea and coffee in Edinburgh, UK. Their gourmet coffee is revered by many coffee lovers and the brand is continuously gaining international traction.