In July 2020, a class-action lawsuit
was filed against R.C. Bigelow, Inc. for allegedly falsely advertising that several of its teas – including Earl Grey Black Tea, English Teatime Black Tea, Green Tea with Ginger, and Vanilla Chai Black Tea – are “manufactured in the USA” when, according to plaintiffs, the tea in the products was not grown or processed in the United States. (Banks et al v. R.C. Bigelow, Inc.
, Case No. 20-cv-6208, C.D. Cal.)
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