Is Teavana the 800-lb gorilla of the tea world? Or dare we even say it, the Starbucks of the tea world? Yeah, whatever.
But there's no doubt that Teavana is one of the larger brick and mortar and Internet tea dealers out there. And if the $100 million IPO they recently announced has anything to do with it they're about to get a lot larger.
For some additional insight into what this all means, check out this article from the Wall Street Journal or this one from the TeaRetailer site.