It's shaping up to be a "tea-riffic" summer in the beverage aisle. Ready-to-drink iced teas are continuing their surge in popularity with consumers. Powdered and instant teas are in the midst of their summer selling season. And with the advent of electric iced tea machines, even tea bags are brisk sellers this summer, according to retailers.
"Our ready-to-drink iced teas are doing better in sales this summer and our powders are also selling well," said Chris Mintus, grocery buyer at S