Why partner with Samovar?

  • Because we run our own retail operations and have years of experience serving customers, we’ve perfected every one of our tea blends — and customers love them!
  • We understand how to create a sustainable and profitable tea program for restaurants and other hospitality businesses.
  • We source our teas meticulously and we always buy in small batches so that your customers will receive the same uncompromising quality of tea that we serve in our shops. You can browse our complete tea and tea ware catalog.
  • We are passionate about education and we offer expertise in how to serve tea easily in a restaurant setting, how to brew the perfect cup of tea every time, food and tea pairings and more.
  • When switching to Samovar our wholesale partners have discovered that their tea sales increase and their customers immediately notice the quality.

Join Our Wholesale Program

Click Here To Open The Samovar Wholesale Tea Application

After we review your application, we’ll send you a welcome email including links to our wholesale price list and instructions on how to place your first order.

Wholesale FAQ

How long do international orders take?

It depends how long it takes for your package to travel and go through customs. Delivery can take anywhere from two to six weeks. If you placed an international order and it has been in transit for more than this amount of time, please let us know by filling out the Contact Form at the bottom of this page.

What are your shipping rates?

Shipping rates are calculated based on speed of delivery requested, and cost from the carrier: USPS, UPS, or FedEx.

You can select express shipping for an additional fee based on the shipment weight.

What are your processing times?

We typically ship all orders within two (2) business days.

If an item is not in stock, we will ship your order minus the out of stock item, and discount your invoice by the amount of the excluded item.

Please allow 5-10 business days for standard delivery once an order has been shipped.

What are my payment options?

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.

Ordering 50 pounds of tea or more? Contact us for additional payment term options.

How is tax applied?

Tea is not taxed.

Tea ware is taxed. It is your responsibility to report the purchase and pay sales tax on your Sales and Use Tax Return.

Can I pick up my order at the Tea Lounges in San Francisco?

All orders ship from our wholesale facility directly to your home or business. Pickup at the Tea Lounges is not available at this time.

How can I order tea that is not on your bulk list?

Please contact us. In some cases we can fulfill bulk orders for items that are not typically on our bulk list.

I have another question.

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