BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Recently at the 2016 North American Tea Championship the third generation family operated and certified Woman Owned Business swept the Sweet Black Tea category, with Milo's Famous Sweet Tea placing first, Milo's Café Style Light Sweet second, and Milo's M59 third. In addition to the Sweet Black category, Milo's Café Style Green Citrus Tea and Milo's Sweet Tea and Lemonade both placed in the top three in their respective categories.
"My grandfather, Milo, was always focused on the customer," Milo's CEO Tricia Wallwork said. "70 years later, our team continues to focus on and celebrate our loyal fans across the country who have helped us share the Milo's difference."
The Milo's story began in 1946 when the company's founder Milo Carlton open an restaurant in Alabama. More than 40 years later Milo's began brewing and distributing its Famous Sweet Tea to grocery stores. Milo's was an instant success because it was fresh brewed, with no preservatives, just like everyone's grandmother used to make it.
Today on National Iced Tea Day, Milo's is thanking its fans all day with giveaways on their Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts, and for three lucky fans, the chance to win a year's worth of Milo's Famous Tea!
To enter the different giveaways on June 10th, fans must simply follow the instructions on each of Milo's social media accounts:
For more information, including official giveaway rules, visit Drinkmilos.com.
About Milo's Tea Company
Milo's Tea Company is a family operated, certified Woman Owned Business located in Bessemer, AL. Milo's was founded as a restaurant in 1946 by Milo and Bea Carlton after Milo returned from serving our country in World War II. Milo's philosophy was simple – use high quality, fresh, natural ingredients, listen to your customers and never sacrifice taste. Milo's began selling their fresh brewed Famous Sweet Tea to local Birmingham grocery stores in 1989. Now, Milo's beverages can be found in thousands of retail stores across the United States.
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SOURCE Milo's Tea Company